Unusual heat wave in late September calls for special concerns to apples.
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There is no set review schedule for countries with organic equivalency agreements or recognition arrangements.
Part of the pattern of establishment by this pest is that it starts out as a nuisance pest in homes and businesses and then a few years later it becomes an important agricultural pest for neighboring growers.
“Approximately a quarter of the tractor-related fatalities over the last decade occurred due to run-overs.”
Ten states accounted for 77 percent of U.S. certified organic sales, virtually the same share as in 2015 and 2014.
Unfortunately, the U.S. wheat area will continue to decrease until the crop can generate more income for growers.
Irrigated cash rents are record-high
San Francisco law required 20 percent of the products’ advertising space be used for the warning, which had to be set off by a bold rectangular border. Its purpose was to “inform the public” about added sugars and persuade “informed consumers” to reduce their caloric intake.
Farmer reduces fertilizer costs by bale-grazing his cattle.
Rossway was named a Friend of Agriculture
It is generally well accepted that a building permit is not required for buildings used for agricultural purposes if the building does not include retail trade.
Farming is a capital-intensive business, with land, equipment and facilities that can run into millions of dollars.
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.