Arians, Mays selected as finalists for YL Excellence Award
Young Leader Excellence Award finalists announced.
Farm bill conservation compliance changes
New requirements to be eligible for federal crop insurance premiums, under the new farm bill.
The 2014 Young Leader Achievement Award finalists
Young Leader Achievement Award finalists announced.
Disaster assistance for 2012 frost-freeze fruit losses
The Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program may offer assistance to farmers of bush or tree fruit crops.
Greene County meat processor loses license for violations
Violations lead to a halt on operations at a Green County meat processing plant.
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.