Aggregated Farming News Articles
- Nelson: It's the right time to bring Farm Aid to Wisconsin
EAST TROY, Wis. (AP) - Organizers of an annual festival to help struggling farmers say it was fitting to hold Farm Aid 2019 in Wisconsin farm country. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 21 Sep 2019 16:35:33 -0400.
- US, Chinese Trade Deputies Face off in Washington amid Deep Differences
The discussions are likely to focus heavily on agriculture, including US demands that China substantially increase purchases of American soybeans and other farm commodities, a person with knowledge of the planned discussions told Reuters.
Voice of America. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:37:28 -0400.
- From Skinning Coconuts to Tire Recycling, This Photographer Captures Vietnam at Work
Huynh Thanh Huy presents a striking portrait of a nation undergoing a dramatic shift from agriculture to manufacturing
Smithsonian. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 20:07:12 +0000.
- Illinois apple orchards' picking season shortened by extreme weather
This year's extreme weather has some Illinois farmers warning of slim pickings at local apple orchards. Some orchards are starting the picking season early, or ending it early, or not opening at all.
Phil Schwarz. ABC News. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 23:05:37 +0000.
- Fungicides as an underestimated hazard for freshwater organisms
Large amounts of fungicides, used in agriculture, leak into nearby surface waters. ...
Science Daily. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:54:28 EDT.
- Ethanol fuels large-scale expansion of Brazil's farming land
A new study has revealed that future demand for ethanol biofuel could potentially expand sugarcane farming land in Brazil by 5 million hectares by 2030.
Science Daily. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 10:04:53 EDT.
- Battling for survival on the frontier of climate change
How farmers in Jamaica are using smart technology to cope with more unpredictable weather patterns.
BBC News. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 09:22:45 GMT.
- Maine community shaken by building explosion
Cellphone footage taken right after the explosion in Farmington showed debris falling like snow
CBS News. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 22:01:24 -0400.
- Trump administration sees support from farmers over push to cut labor costs
The Labor Department has proposed several significant changes to the H-2A program which would make it less expensive and more flexible for farmers.
Dan Springer. Fox News. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 21:41:20 GMT.
- Midwestern farmers eye USMCA deal for relief amid China trade war
Midwestern farmers are eying the USMCA deal for relief amid China trade war.
Mitti Hicks. Fox News. Sat, 14 Sep 2019 02:04:00 GMT.
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