This year at the 92nd National FFA Convention & Expo, FFA members came from near and far to celebrate everything the organization had to offer. And boy did they deliver — two concerts, the Cinch World’s Toughest Rodeo, the FFA Blue Room, celebrating 50 years of women in FFA, student workshops to help lead the […]
Kim Wilkins, an Alabama Extension agronomic crops regional agent, offers the following safety tips that farmers should follow during harvest season.
In modern broiler (meat chicken) houses, the smallest difference can make a huge impact on the rate of gain, so poultry farming is quite high tech.
We love seeing FFA Chapters volunteering and being a leader in their community. With hearts like these, we believe the future is looking merry and bright.
Jeremy Knox, an ag teacher and FFA advisor in Conecuh County, Alabama, is working diligently every day to create a positive experiences.
A Prattville, Alabama man has received a sentence of 57 months in prison for a illegally possessing a firearm and shooting a pregnant cow. On November 29, 2017, Byron Jamar Esco, who had been recently released from state prison, was driving his vehicle along country roads near Hope Hull, Alabama. As he drove, the 30-year-old, […]
A Dothan, Alabama, Tractor Supply employee took matters into his own hands Tuesday when an armed robber attempted to steal Wolverine boots. On August 7, Dothan Police Responded to a Tractor Supply, located in the 3700 block of West Main Street, to reports of a robbery in progress. When officers arrived they found that the […]
The potential trade war that has been brewing between the United States and China has some Alabama farmers cautious about the future markets of crops. “As of now, we don’t know what might happen,” said Stewart McGill, who is a cotton, soybean, and corn producer in north Alabama. “This could be detrimental to producers or […]