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Women in Ag: 8 Farm Life Hacks By: 08/10/2015 @ 4:11pm

These handy tips will change your life!

7 Reasons Small Towns Are the Most… By: 07/01/2015 @ 3:33pm

Rural areas wave the flag proudly all year, but the colors shine extra brightly around the Fourth of July.

What a Difference a Few Weeks Makes By: 07/22/2015 @ 2:45pm

A few weeks ago, grains did have a very negative bias due to the potential record amount of soybeans that could…

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When Marketers Impose Restrictive Farm Practices This paper talks about what happens when big companies force producers to adhere to certain production standards.  We see several instances of…

Where To Save $100 Per Acre The University of Illinois has a paper out discussing where some farmers may try to cut costs for 2016. It's obvious that cash rent has…

Cleaning up Today started out really rainy in Carolina.  Winn decided he was going to help his Mommy check the pigs, and all they had was walkthroughs, so…


Kirsty Northrop has always loved working with dairy cattle. Yet, she knows that helping…

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New Aids for Aging Ears By: 02/20/2015 @ 10:15am

Almost one in five persons older than 45 years has hearing loss. By ages 65 to 74, one…


By Dr. Donald J. JonovicThe Problem: Can an older farm owner continue doing what…

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Ag Students Learn about Personal Protection

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