Advertise in Print | Subscriptions
View Cart Shopping Cart

Refine your search

  [ Advanced Options ]

TAGS

These tag channels match your search request. Click the tag for collection of related articles and information.

kentucky

Articles: 17 results from the past year. For older articles, see advanced options.

Science explores turfgrass, irrigation
WASHINGTON — A University of Minnesota student who has developed a drought-resistant turfgrass seed mixture was among the 100 students to exhibit his project at the recent White House Science Fair.
Monday, June, 09, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Activist says tobacco groups' action on child labor puts pressure on Washington
The ban by two leading U.S. tobacco growers’ groups on the use of child labor puts pressure on Washington to end the employment of children in hazardous and unhealthy work, according to a children’s rights activist.
Friday, October, 03, 2014 - Thomson Reuters Foundation - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
A new solution
Small farmers turn to mobile poultry slaughter.
Monday, November, 25, 2013 - Associated Press - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Farmers share similar but different struggles across globe
Our understanding of the issues facing U.S. farmers is not limited to what we have learned during the course of our academic endeavors. Daryll grew up on a farm in Hamilton County, Iowa, and has family members who are still engaged in farming. In addition, he has the opportunity to talk to farmers during the numerous presentations he makes to farm groups each year.
Monday, April, 14, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Brutal cold slows US farming and meat business
The coldest weather to hit the central United States in two decades disrupted grain and livestock shipments throughout the nation’s farm belt on Monday, curbed meat production at several packing plants and threatened to damage the dormant wheat crop.
Tuesday, January, 07, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Latest News
Farm Credit and Minnesota Farm Bureau donate to South Dakota rancher relief effort and raw milk rules will take effect on Dec. 11.
Monday, December, 02, 2013 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Beef cows declining in US
North Dakota beef cow numbers increased for the second straight year, but U.S. numbers continued an eight-year decline. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service released the much-anticipated cattle report on Jan. 31. The report documented numbers for all classes of cattle on U.S. farms and ranches as of Jan. 1, 2013.
Monday, March, 17, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Precision Ag Summit draws large crowd for third year
Google Glass takes center stage at the event, demonstrating how farmers use can use the "smartphone on your face."
Tuesday, January, 21, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Kan. company recalls nearly 23,000 pounds of meat
Reser’s Fine Foods in Topeka, Kan., is recalling about 22,800 pounds of potentially bacteria-tainted chicken, ham and beef products.
Wednesday, October, 23, 2013 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Group urges tobacco companies to protect US child workers
U.S. children working in domestic tobacco fields regularly suffer from breathing problems, nausea and other ailments, an international rights group said in a report on Wednesday, urging the industry to develop tougher protections for its youngest workers.
Thursday, May, 15, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Hot air still flying with farm bill
Yep, the farm bill savings is — was — no savings at all.
Monday, April, 07, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Nearly 400 bison removed from Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s South Unit
This week, Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s staff began a roundup to remove nearly 400 bison from the 110-square-mile South Unit. The roundup is part of a regularly-scheduled reduction of bison population to maintain the health of the park’s animals and the grassland that they feed on. An estimated 200 bison will remain at the park when the roundup is complete.
Wednesday, October, 15, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Latest News
Farm Aid is slated to make grants to South Dakota and Colorado farmers, the N.D. Stockmen's Association is offering a $10,000 reward for information on a recent pony death and a Kansas company recalls nearly 23,000 pound of meat.
Monday, October, 28, 2013 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Letter outlines obesity issues, applauds rules
WASHINGTON — Twenty-seven former panelists for the Institute of Medicine told Congress not to change healthier foods rules for children on July 15, the same day the U.S. Department of Agriculture official in charge of nutrition reminded school food service directors who have asked Congress for changes that they have responsibilities to serve food that will result in healthy children and adults.
Monday, July, 21, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Farmers fight wheat fungus with cleaning, waiting
CHICAGO — Dave Wiechert of Nashville, Ill., does good business most years cleaning seed for farmers in preparation for planting season. But this year, Wiechert is doing big business after harvest: cleaning fungus off wheat so farmers can sell it.
Monday, August, 25, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
US cattle numbers down, ND up
While the U.S. continues to lose cattle, North Dakota is moving up to the head of the herd. A U.S. Department of Agriculture study released in July revealed a nationwide cattle inventory of 95 million as of July 1. Those numbers were down 3 percent from the 2012 count of 97.8 million. This count was the lowest for July since the series began in 1973.
Tuesday, September, 02, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Family steps up after death of sheep industry giant
Dion Van Well towered over the sheep industry in the Upper Midwest like few do. He was dubbed the “Lion of the Lambs,” in a 2009 Agweek story, and his family vows to continue his legacy. Van Well, 47, died in his sleep of heart failure on Jan. 5 while on a pheasant hunting trip with buddies near Hoven, S.D.
Tuesday, May, 27, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page