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Women in Ag: 28 Fall Farm Selfies By: 10/20/2015 @ 12:42pm

See what the members of our Women in Ag Facebook Group are up to this fall!

Successful Farming Thanksgiving Covers By: 11/06/2015 @ 3:48pm

See Thanksgiving through the eyes of our subscribers in the early 1900s.

Global Weather: A Potential Black Swan By: 11/17/2015 @ 8:59pm

Much is made of the current El Niño weather event that is influencing weather conditions across the globe. The current…

Women in Ag: Tips for Thanksgiving Week By: 11/22/2015 @ 10:23pm

Welcome to Thanksgiving week!  Turkey farmers everywhere celebrate this very American holiday, of course, but this year in Minnesota – after dealing with a devastating outbreak of avian flu last spring…

Women In Ag: Cabbage Never Looked So Good By: 11/21/2015 @ 11:00pm

Fruits and vegetables have been getting ready for their close-up, at least in North Carolina. For well over two years, I have been working on a cookbook for school nutrition professionals featuring produce…

Women in Ag: Postharvest Sigh of Relief By: 11/17/2015 @ 2:57pm

Harvest is officially finished.  Inhale . . . exhale . . . ahhhhh. Much better. Every year after harvest, stress levels on the farm go from a 10 to about a 2. The crop is out, the battle with Mother…

Women in Ag: Free-Range Rice By: 11/09/2015 @ 9:57am

Gluten-Free, Vegan, GMO-Free, Whole Grain Rice. It's labels like these that make me shake my head. Why not throw "free range" and "caffeine-free" in there?  Educating consumers…

Women In Ag: Top 10 Reasons Halloween Is the Best for a Farm Kid By: 10/30/2015 @ 11:00pm

Halloween means something different when you live in the country. Those lucky ducks that live in town have it good on this holiday, or do they? Growing up, our night often included making the 15-mile rush…

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