Ag News

Dec 14th – The Rising Tide of the Female Farmer

The Rising Tide of the Female Farmer "The story of Donna Schroeder’s life until now—she is 76—can be told with chicken scratches carved into a small wooden block, an engraving that hangs amid dozens of others just like it in Elmo’s Highwood Bar in Highwood, Montana....

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New Grafted Vegetable Transplant Facility in Region

Tri-Hishtil, LLC, is pleased to announce the opening of their new production facility in Mills River, NC. The international partners of Centro SEIA (Italy), Hishtil (Israel), and Tri-Cal/Tri-Est (USA) have united to create the new entity. The business will focus on grafted vegetable transplant production...

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New Report on Management-Intensive Rotational grazing (MIRG)

The Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems (CIAS) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s College of Agricultural and Life Sciences publish this study on Potential carbon sequestration and forage gains with management-intensive rotational grazing. Do pastures under management-intensive rotational grazing (MIRG) differ from grasslands under other management in...

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REPORT: Family Farming

A new report from Food Tank. "The report proves that family farms—farms or ranches owned and operated by families—are not only feeding the world, but also nourishing the planet". Full Storyhttp://foodtank.com/news/2014/03/release-food-tank-by-the-numbers-family-farming-report...

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