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Our experience hosting a grain bin safety meeting

| Posted onOctober 6, 2022 in News

 

Last year, when we built our new grain system, the dealer we worked with — Dan Zippay, who also happens to be a good friend of Mike’s — offered to put on a presentation highlighting bin safety issues. 

We talked about it at the time and loved the idea, but we were unable to make it happen last year. This year, we started harvest out right by hosting a grain bin safety awareness presentation.

 


Study finds Mexico’s biotech ban costly

| Posted onOctober 6, 2022 in News

Mexico’s government-issued decree expressing a policy goal to gradually phase out glyphosate and GM corn use in the country by 2024 continues to cause concern for those in the U.S. and Mexico corn market. A coalition of leading food and agriculture industry stakeholders in both Mexico and the United States released a new study revealing the broad impacts of Mexico’s proposed ban on biotech corn.


A tool to save water

| Posted onOctober 6, 2022 in News

As part of his new presidential initiative to focus on the people of Kansas and their communities, Kansas State University President Richard Linton has committed to visiting communities throughout the state every academic year, to listen and learn from the Kansans who live there and find out how K-State, the nation’s first land-grant university, can use its work to improve their lives.


Senate Ag Committee Leaders Call for Expansion of Margin Protection Tools

| Posted onOctober 5, 2022 in News

 U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Ranking Member John Boozman (R-AR) and Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) are urging the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to accelerate the expansion of margin protection tools to help more producers address the increased risk associated with elevated production costs such as fuel and fertilizers.


LOUISIANA INDUSTRIAL HEMP PROMOTION AND RESEARCH PROGRAM

State of Louisiana | Posted onOctober 2, 2022 in News

The Louisiana Industrial Hemp Promotion and Research Program was created by Act 462 of the 2022 Louisiana Regular Legislative Session. Its purpose is to support the growth and development of the industrial hemp industry in Louisiana by enhancing research, education, promotion, facilities, and industrial hemp-related activities throughout the state.


Inflation Reduction Act increases agricultural conservation program funds

Morning Ag. Clips | Posted onOctober 2, 2022 in Federal News

 The Inflation Reduction Act recently signed into law by President Biden not only extended the Affordable Care Act, but also infused funding to several agricultural conservation programs familiar to producers. Economists with the Agricultural and Food Policy Center at Texas A&M University in College Station have compiled a briefing paper evaluating the effects of the bill on agriculture.


Inflation Reduction Act increases agricultural conservation program funds

| Posted onAugust 22, 2022 in Agriculture News

The Inflation Reduction Act recently signed into law by President Biden not only extended the Affordable Care Act, but also infused funding to several agricultural conservation programs familiar to producers. Economists with the Agricultural and Food Policy Center at Texas A&M University in College Station have compiled a briefing paper evaluating the effects of the bill on agriculture.


Dept. Of Agriculture wins $7.85 million from USDA to multiply PA investments combatting climate change

Yourerie.com | Posted onAugust 21, 2022 in News

(Harrisburg, PA) – A new multi-million-dollar grant is being awarded to Pennsylvania in hopes of combatting climate change.

The Department of Agriculture’s Farmland Preservation Program has won a competitive partnership grant of $7.85 million from the USDA’s Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) to support climate-smart conservation on Pennsylvania farms, Agriculture Russell Redding said on Aug. 19.


| Posted onAugust 17, 2022 in Agriculture News

One week after lawsuits challenging a Massachusetts law similar to the Proposition 12 law in California were stayed, a federal court issued a separate stay order to block enforcement of Question 3 for now.


Senator Brent Jackson Receives CLA Award

CropLife America | Posted onJanuary 7, 2022 in News

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