Cattle placements decline for fourth straight month
Rich Nelson, chief strategist for Allendale, Inc., discusses the July cattle on feed report
USDA funding available for farm labor housing
Housing grants and loans for farmworkers and their families available through USDA Rural Development.
Webinars set for rural entrepreneurs
Educational webinar on the national Rural Entrepreneurship Initiative to take place on July 29, 2014.
Young Leaders see different side of ag in North Carolina
20 IFB Young Leaders and two IFB staff members toured the ag industry in North Carolina this month.
Beck's Practical Farm Research Update
In this week's Becks PFR Research Update Jonathan Perkins Southern Illinois PFR Director talks about the hot topic of cover crops and the Beck's line up for 2015.
County Farm Bureaus receive ag literacy grants
Cook & Monroe County Farm Bureaus receive agriculture literacy grants from the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture.
Farm Bureau member celebrates Allis Chalmers 80th anniversary
An antique collection will be on display following a gospel concert to help celebrate the 80th anniversary of Allis Chalmers All-Crop Harvester.
Farmers exploring drainage technology to retain nutrients
Two saturated buffer systems are being studied for their effectiveness in removing nitrates from tile drainage water.
Trees Forever sponsors free pollinator habitat workshops
Free Pollinator Habitat Conservation workshops will begin this month from Trees Forever.
Free emergency action tube toolkits save rural lives, property
Rural first responders and residents may be able to react faster to emergencies with the Emergency Action Tube project.