The top five AGDAILY stories of the week … did you follow the action? This week the Michigan FFA President tells us why she just had to speak out against fear-based marketing, Farm Babe explores the life of world-renowned scientist Mary-Dell Chilton, and we explore the majestic photography of The Farmin Artist! Don’t miss a […]
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Fitbits aren’t just a useful gadget to track human health; they can also assist with herd health. Danzeisen Dairy has 1,000 cows wearing pedometers on their farm near Laveen, Arizona and if one of those cows doesn’t get their 12,000 steps in a day, there could be a health issue. For example, if there is […]
Your first question was also our first question: How did this colt fall into such a small hole? No matter how it happened, we’re happy there was a happy ending to the situation.
As Farm Babe pointed out in her column, ‘No, livestock aren’t destroying the planet,’ there are 185 uses for pig — from cement to renewable energy, paint to brushes, and life-saving pharmaceuticals. Here’s one use in action — treating hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism is often treated with a synthetic human thyroid hormone, but when this patient did […]
After getting a recent tip, Fresno, California detectives discovered 2,500 stolen beehives — worth nearly $1 million — at an orchard outside of town. The hives are believed to be stolen over the last three years in California and hail from 12 different beekeepers as far away as Montana and Missouri. Pavel Tveretinov was arrested […]
Father and son Robert and Nick Saik provide amazing insights into the production market and the crop technologies that are used. Here’s the description from Episode 1, Part 2 of “LEARN GMO”: “We conclude this episode by talking to Peter H. Diamandis about baking more pies, going into a Junior High with Robert Saik to find […]
Father and son Robert and Nick Saik provide amazing insights into the production market and the crop technologies that are used. Here’s the description from Episode 1, Part 1 of “LEARN GMO”: “Watch Episode 1, Part 1 of LEARN GMO as we find out if our collective glass half empty or half full. Millenial Nick […]
This video from Cowboy Lifestyle Network was just too cute not to share. Check out this little cowboy as he breaks out of the gate and entertains the crowd.
The Homestead, a Des Moines-based nonprofit, is giving autistic adults an opportunity to dip their toes in the workforce — right on the farm. However on this farm, “what really matters is how a person grows — not what they grow.”
The top five AGDAILY stories of the week … did you follow the action? This week the Farm Babe visits an organic poultry operation, Farmer’s Life gives his #plant17 update, and we visit with one of America’s Farmers Regional Farm Moms! Don’t miss a moment at AGDAILY. Sign up and push your passion for agriculture […]