African Swine Fever

African Swine Fever is a severe viral disease in pigs that’s destroying herds in many countries. Learn more about this emerging risk and the symptoms.

Collecting Farm Toys

Old tractors and machinery bring back a lot of memories of days gone by. Relive the nostalgia with a farm toy collection.

Tire Expiration Date

The tires on your vehicle have an expiration date. The safety of your ride depends on knowing what that expiration date is.

Microbial Fuel Cells

A Texas 8th grader is experimenting with bacteria, mud, and algae to generate power. Madison Perkins has a goal in mind.

Essential Oils For Chickens

Could essential oils be a replacement for growth-promoting antibiotics in chickens? A 16-year old in Texas wanted to find out.

Rising Interest Rates

Rising interest rates will make farmers more conscious of spending and profit margins. Shop around for the best rates and prepare a strategy.

Farm Profitability In 90 Days

Need a gift for the farmer who has everything or one that’s going through a tough time? A book on squeezing out extra profitability keeps on giving.

Aphids And AC/DC

Rocking out to the same music day-in-and-day out would bother most people. A university study shows aphid predators aren’t wild about it, either.

Finding A Farm Loan

Being turned down for a farm loan isn’t always personal. Sometimes the bank just can’t do it right now. It pays to shop around.

Gasoline Blends

The fuel you buy at a west coast gas pump is probably different than in the Midwest. There’s regular gas, ethanol blends, and even boutique gasoline.