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Prevent Avian Influenza with Wildlife Management Practices By: 07/15/2015 @ 5:02pm

Avian influenza swept through the Midwest this spring causing 223 outbreaks in the worst bird-flu epidemic in U.S. history. The virus was carried by migratory waterfowl…

Women in Ag: Where Has the Poultry Gone? By: 09/25/2015 @ 11:00pm

Last week I visited one of North Carolina’s county fairs. I walked into the livestock barn and stopped in my tracks…

Women in Ag: Celebrate National Chicken Month with #FactsNotFear! By: 09/08/2015 @ 11:00pm

September brings the end of summer, a long holiday weekend (for some of us, anyway), back to school, and National…

Women in Ag: A Day in the Life of a Turkey Farmer By: 08/26/2015 @ 3:18pm

I'm back after a bit of an extended absence! Sorry about that - first I didn't blog as much earlier this summer because I was dealing with the avian influenza crisis that hit the Midwest poultry…

Women in Ag: It's Fair Time! By: 07/29/2015 @ 9:16am

Minnesota is in the midst of its fair season, as is the case for many states around the nation. County fairs are happening every week, and we're just a month or so away from our State Fair.Fair time is…

Women in Ag: The Effects of Avian Flu on Eggs and Poultry By: 07/21/2015 @ 10:28am

I'm back after a bit of a self-imposed hiatus. As much as I love to write blog posts, sometimes life and work just get in the way and I don't have time to do everything I want to do. I'm sure…

Gearing Up for Washington, D.C. - and Why It's Important to Go By: 06/29/2015 @ 3:27pm

It's been far too long since I've written a post here. And when I did write, it seemed like it was always about avian influenza, which has been in the forefront of most of what I've been…

Resilience in the Wake of Bird Flu By: 06/11/2015 @ 7:26pm

This week, I saw a video on a blog I follow that showed a 3-year-old in Brazil "explaining" why he's a vegetarian. I won't go into details on the video (although you can watch it here if you are…

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What is the Moisture Content of the Corn You're Harvesting?

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