Local Agriculture News

JASPER COUNTY, INDIANA — The Jasper County 4-H Jr. Leaders demonstrated one of the 4 “Hs” by lending their “hands” in service to collect and donate food and household items for the Good Samari…

JASPER COUNTY — The Jasper County Soil & Water Conservation District (JCSWCD) will hold a virtual soil health in a diverse watershed webinar on Friday, Feb. 5 at 9 a.m., CST.

Farm women are generating a cultural tide in American agriculture that is moving management, assets, and opportunities to a new wave of farmers across the country.

Purdue Extension is happy to announce a new virtual program, Purdue Beef Basics, focusing on beef cattle production for producers with five years of experience or less. This includes individua…

Grow Your Farm Operation is a series designed to help the next generation of agricultural producers to develop key skills for tomorrow’s farm managers.

National Agriculture News

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“Unprecedented” was chosen by dictionary.com as the “People’s Choice” for Word of the Year for 2020. That term was used to describe almost every aspect of our lives this past year, from the weather to the election and of course the pandemic. And with all that unprecedented-ness came new levels of uncertainty.

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MIAMI — Los latinoamericanos ya estaban enfadados por la mala gestión de sus dirigentes en la lucha contra la pandemia. Ahora, una serie de escándalos apodados "vacunagate" en los que los políticos se han metido a las filas de vacunación ha desatado una furia que probablemente impulsará el sentimiento de los votantes cuando comience un nuevo ciclo electoral en la región este año. "No se trata ...

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LODI, Calif. – In the wine region of northern San Joaquin Valley, the coarse spindles of pruned grapevines are sprouting delicate creepers that curl toward wire trellises, and cherry trees are shedding soft pink blossoms. Along with spring, the second harvest season of the pandemic has arrived. Fields and packing sheds soon will be filled with workers, many of whom are migrants and already ...

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HILLSBORO, Ill., Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately 899 acres of productive farmland in Illinois' Montgomery and St. Clair counties will be offered at auction Saturday, March 27, with Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company marketing the land and conducting the auction.

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Special payments linked to Bayer's crop science business cost the German company more than 20.4 billion euros in 2020 — equal to about $25 billion, today — according to year-end financial results released Thursday, ahead of a call with investors. The payouts included sums from agreements reached in lawsuits surrounding glyphosate and dicamba, the chemicals featured in marquee weedkiller ...

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Tiger Woods no será acusado penalmente por el accidente en su vehículo el martes que le destrozó la pierna derecha. El alguacil de California que supervisa la investigación del accidente lo calificó de accidental, informó The Associated Press el miércoles. “Esto es puramente un accidente”, dijo el alguacil del condado de Los Ángeles Alex Villanueva. “No contemplamos ningún cambio en absoluto ...