Aggregated Farming News Articles
- Deere denying design defect allegations in tractor fire suit
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Deere & Co. has formally denied allegations from Kingsbury County farmers that a design defect led to fires in one of its tractor models. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 26 Feb 2020 14:12:26 -0500.
- Small farmers sink or swim in globalization's tsunami
From a synthesis of 12 cases, researchers found when smallholder farmers are connected to faraway systems, the key is to empower them to higher agency and more livelihood opportunities.
Science Daily. Tue, 25 Feb 2020 15:43:44 EST.
- UK would be 'insane' to let in chlorinated chicken, farmers say
Farmers say allowing food imports that would be illegal to produce in the UK would be "morally bankrupt".
BBC News. Tue, 25 Feb 2020 16:44:38 GMT.
- 'Women cocoa farmers paid as little as 23p a day'
Campaigning group, Fairtrade, is calling on the government to back a new global equality initiative.
BBC News. Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:01:17 GMT.
- New artificial intelligence algorithm better predicts corn yield
With some reports predicting the precision agriculture market will reach $12.9 billion by 2027, there is an increasing need to develop sophisticated data-analysis solutions that can guide management decisions in real time. ...
Science Daily. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:05:00 EST.
- Feeding the world without starving the planet
Bayer aims to help agriculture become part of the solution to climate change.
CBS News. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 11:15:03 -0500.
- South Carolina hemp farmers face new regulations
"It's going to be challenging," one hemp grower told WCSC .
CBS News. Wed, 19 Feb 2020 00:08:04 -0500.
- 'I thought I was going to die': Canadian farmers open up about struggles with mental health
People should feel comfortable reaching out for help with mental health issues, says farmer who is pushing back against those who've told him he should just suck it up.
CBC News. Mon, 17 Feb 2020 04:00:00 EST.
- How Canadian farmers can go from climate change polluters to a key part of the solution
A group of Canadian farmers and agriculture organizations is calling for major changes that could transform their industry from a major polluter to a solution in the fight against climate change. ...
CBC News. Tue, 11 Feb 2020 04:00:00 EST.
- Robot farmers are changing the future of agriculture - CNET
A robot named Sam rules over this atypical Ohio farm.
Megan Wollerton. CNET. Sun, 09 Feb 2020 13:00:00 +0000.
Farmer with Farm Animals
Information about Farming and Farmers
The News - News and Commentary about Farming and Farmers