Advertise in Print | Subscriptions
View Cart Shopping Cart

Refine your search

  [ Advanced Options ]

TAGS

Articles: 1,565 results from the past year. For older articles, see advanced options. (displaying first 500 matches)

Japan’s farming lobby accepts cooperatives reform plan
Japan’s politically powerful farming lobby on Feb. 9 accepted plans by the ruling Liberal Democratic Party to reform the agricultural sector, after the initial proposals were watered down.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Latest News
Oklahoma man cited for dumping cow heads; O’Toole elected chairman of U.S. Wheat Associates; Minnesota colleges team up for ag education; Wolf bills would ban snaring, increase livestock fund and more.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Farm program deadlines approach
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Remember what it was like as a child waiting for Christmas, summer vacation or the next day off school? The wait was long, and suddenly it was over in a flash. Commodity programs in the 2012 to 2014 farm bills are much like that.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
New Congress keeps ag at top
Last year’s passage of the 2014 farm bill was a significant step forward for South Dakota farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses, as it included critical livestock assistance and a secure crop insurance program.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Growing US hog herd, flat Chinese demand slams pork prices
For decades, Chuck Souder relied on corn and soybeans to keep his 400-acre Iowa farm running, but with corn selling for half its price two years ago and soybeans slumping, Souder has shifted to what he hopes will be a more profitable crop: Pigs.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Transition of operation more difficult and important than ever
EUCLID, Minn. — Don Strickler has faced many tough calls in his long farming career. But the 70-year-old Euclid, Minn., producer says his most important professional challenge, one he’s still working on, is passing on the family farm to the next generation.
Monday, February, 09, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Lawmaker says Japan, Canada must cut tariffs under trade pact
Canada and Japan must open their markets to farm imports under a Pacific trade pact, the chairman of a U.S. congressional committee responsible for trade says, adding any country that cannot meet the deal’s goals should drop out.
Friday, February, 06, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Wolf bills would ban snaring, increase livestock fund
A federal court recently outlawed Minnesota’s wolf hunting and trapping seasons, but wolf supporters are not ending efforts to redraw state laws in the animals’ favor.
Friday, February, 06, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
As US food sales to Cuba slow, farmers seek end to embargo
U.S. agricultural exports to Cuba fell below $300 million last year for the first time since 2003 as the communist-led island’s financial woes continued and it purchased food on credit elsewhere, a trade group says.
Friday, February, 06, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Farmers: Beware phone scams
The North Dakota Farm Service Agency is advising farmers to be wary of potential phone scams.
Thursday, February, 05, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Ending an era, CME Group to shutter most futures pits
The world’s largest futures market operator will shutter almost all of its open-outcry futures pits by July 2, ringing the closing bell on a once-raucous tradition that has been in decline since the rise of computerized trading.
Thursday, February, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Oklahoma sees meth addicts fueling surge in cattle rustling
One of the oldest Wild West crimes, cattle rustling, has been making a comeback in Oklahoma in recent years, with major culprits being methamphetamine addicts selling stolen livestock to pay for their drug habits, officials say.
Thursday, February, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
US FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg to step down
Dr. Margaret Hamburg, who as commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for almost six years has overseen public health initiatives ranging from tobacco control and food safety to personalized medicine and drug approvals, is stepping down, the agency said Feb. 5.
Thursday, February, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Thai crops to suffer worst drought in 15 years
Thailand will experience its worst drought in more than a decade this year, damaging crops in one of the world’s biggest rice-exporting nations, according to the country’s irrigation department.
Thursday, February, 05, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Resource pressures could spark conflicts with global impact
Illegal deforestation in Southeast Asia, conflicts over water in the Nile Basin and China’s growing dependence on South American food are some of the resource challenges facing emerging nations with the potential to cause strife, a risk analysis group warns.
Thursday, February, 05, 2015 - Thomson Reuters Foundation - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
World food prices fall in January, unlikely to rally
World food prices are unlikely to rise much from their four-year slump as long as high production, low oil prices and limited import demand continue, according to a senior economist for the United Nations food agency.
Thursday, February, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
NDSU's Little International slated for Feb. 13 and 14
The Little “I” Livestock Show is the largest student-run event on the NDSU campus involving more than 300 students. The show features showmanship classes of beef, dairy, sheep, and swine, as well as ham curing and public speaking.
Wednesday, February, 04, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Four US lawmakers begin second RFS effort
A group of Republican and Democratic lawmakers will begin their second attempt on Wednesday to introduce a bill that would reform the Renewable Fuel Standards program in the U.S., targeting an end to ethanol fuel-blending mandates.
Wednesday, February, 04, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Oregon adopts rules allowing industrial hemp crops
Oregon farmers could plant the state’s first industrial hemp crop this spring, a full year before businesses expect to start growing marijuana for recreational use, a state official says.
Wednesday, February, 04, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Minn. tech colleges team up for ag education
With an aging workforce and pressing labor shortages, a new collaboration among tech colleges will focus on infusing the ag industry with skilled workers.
Wednesday, February, 04, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
« Previous   12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21  Next »