Amish

Study examines how ag can work with Amish, Mennonites

· April 12, 2018

A new study from the University of Missouri has found that agricultural professionals face challenges as well as opportunities when working with Amish and Mennonite communities. Through interviews with agricultural professionals and Amish farmers, researchers have identified several factors that are vital for improving coordination between the two. Relationship building and discussions between communities about […]

Michigan Amish teen dies after electrocution on farm

· August 17, 2017

Our thoughts go out to this Michigan community after a 19-year-old Amish teen was electrocuted in a fatal farm accident. According to the Clare County Review, Alvin James Yoder was trying clear a 20-foot high grain tank on his farm with a metal pipe when he touched a 5,000 volt power line above. He died […]

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