If farmers can reduce phosphorus runoff by one pound per acre, it will help reduce the amount going into Lake Erie and be significant environmentally.
The program provides cost-share assistance to producers and handlers of agricultural products who are obtaining or renewing their certification under the National Organic Program (NOP).
AgroExpo will give growers a closer look at corn at various stages of growth, and between with no applied fertilizer, 5 gallons, and 10 gallons in-furrow.
USDA threw the commodity markets a curve ball with today’s Crop Production Report
Nearly four years after consolidation of conservation programs in the 2014 Farm Bill, it’s time to revisit what the programs will look like in the 2018 Farm Bill.
The collaboration leverages Arcadia’s non-GM TILLING trait development platform with Dow AgroSciences’ enabling technology platforms, high-quality germplasm and global commercial channels.
“Conservation programs, price support programs, risk management programs, research programs – you name it. All of them rely on information generated through this survey.
Like the emerald ash borer, the Asian longhorned beetle spends most of its life cycle eating its way through the insides of trees.
Varroa mites were the primary stressor for operations with five or more colonies during four of the past five quarters.
Fruit and vegetable growers across the southern Lower Peninsula should be scouting and preparing to actively manage for brown marmorated stink bugs this season.
There is much more to understanding irrigation best management practices and water conservation than simply picking a system.
As more employers plan to use the H-2A program, completing the following items this year will make an easier transition to H-2A employment.
The dairy industry is facing a challenging time, a cyclical downturn that’s lasted longer than in previous cycles, and is expected to continue for at least the near-term.
Farming is a challenging undertaking, with long days that start early and are filled with physical demands from running the tractor to calving cows to fixing equipment to repairing fence posts.
I am frequently asked "what is a gun trust and when should I create one?" The short answer is that gun trusts are created primarily to acquire, possess and use firearms regulated by the National Firearms Act of 1934 (the NFA).
For many farmers, it seems hardly a year goes by without some form of capital investment, whether in equipment, facilities, livestock or land.