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  • Food is the economic target
    Food is the economic target
    Data shows 1.5 million New Yorkers living in areas with limited supermarket access. Expanding fresh food access in underserved communities has been shown to improve nutrition and lower costs related to obesity and diet-related disease while...
  • Food and radiation.
    Got radiation? Safer milk is on the rise in California
    After the natural disaster that rocked Japan to the core, the world was left to respond to leaky radiation damage. Water, air and dairy supplies were targets for low-level radiation that spread slowly across the pacific. With a possible threat to...
  • Cow
    New proposed regulations favor corporate farms over small farmers
    In 2010, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scuttled its plans for a National Animal Identification System (NAIS) following a storm of protests from thousands of farmers and consumers. But just two years later, the agency is pushing through...
  • Tractor Daze and Mud Run on July 9th
    Tractor Daze and Mud Run on July 9th
    The annual Tractor Daze will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., July 9 at the The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame, 630 Hall of Fame Dr., Bonner Springs, Kan.Activities include an Antique & Classic Tractor Pull, Lawn Tractor Pull,...
  • Rural New York
    Alliance campaigns for renewable energy
    The New York Biomass Energy Alliance launched a campaign in February 2011 supporting the role of biomass energy in the state's renewable energy sector of the renewable portfolio standard. According to a position paper published by the Alliance...
  • Soybeans
    Soybeans still strong in export market
    After markets closed this week soybean numbers remained up in projected numbers although the numbers were down about 59% below the four week average.Soybeans were pegged at 146,800 tons. Where did that product end up? Well the Netherlands bought...
  • Ag Hall of Fame
    Brick by Brick at the Ag Hall of Fame
    Brick by brick The National Agricultural Hall of Fame is building a pathway of knowledge and appreciation for the American Farmer. Support your National Agricultural Hall of Fame and have your loved one’s name permanently placed in the ...
  • Frank Caputo
    Royal Canadian Winter Fair in Toronto - Hank Daddy's BBQ - Pork Parfait
    The Royal Agricultural Canadian Winter Fair is held every year in the Direct Energy Centre at Exibition Place in Toronto This year the fair is held from November 5th til the 14th 2010Sure you can see Horse Shows and Cows and visit all of the...