Corn, soybean, wheat, barley, and sorghum growers voiced their concerns today in D.C. on both commodity policy and crop insurance. The House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management hosted several agricultural groups to testify in preparation for the 2018 Farm Bill. National Corn Growers Association President Wesley Spurlock said the Agriculture […]
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Spring is in the air and farms across the nation are proudly showing off their new offspring across social media. For Conner Prairie Animal Encounters, this spring has been extra-special with the delivery of an incredibly rare English Longhorn calf, born from a surrogate. According to Conner Prairie’s latest blog, a 7-day-old embryo was shipped […]
While Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson is receiving the most attention nationally for recently signing a bill to expand concealed gun rights and another to separate the celebrations of Martin Luther King Jr. and General Robert E. Lee, he also signed a bill that impacts agriculture and targets animal right activists … companies can now sue […]
The NCBA is asking President Donald Trump to raise the restoration of U.S. beef access to China when he meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping in April. Leaders from the NCBA, as well as the U.S. Meat Export Federation and the North American Meat Institute sent the request in a letter. American beef producers have […]
Hubbard Feeds and Ridley Block Operations, a recognized leader in the block supplement market, have teamed together to help feed cattle herds in the fire-stricken areas of Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. To support these cattle producers and ranchers, Hubbard Feeds and Ridley Block Operations are donating Range Cubes, CRYSTALYX products, dry feed calf pellets, […]
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has $19 million available for eligible California farmers to implement conservation practices that benefit air quality, which help to reduce on-farm emissions. Through the Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP), NRCS provides technical and financial assistance to eligible agricultural producers for addressing their natural resource concerns, including the air […]
From the moment the western wildfires began to swallow farms and ranches, we all knew there would be no easy band-aid to fix the damage to the ag industry.