Agriculture Forum: Commit to local food -
Traverse City Record EagleAgriculture Forum: Commit to local foodTraverse City Record EagleArea government agencies and nonprofit organizations in our community frequently speak of their critical roles in creating a better place to live. As citizens, we tend to support them in this notion with our tax dollars and financial contributions ...
Posted on 14 October 2017 | 8:04 am
US agriculture bears cost of trade disputes
US agriculture bears cost of trade disputesIowa Farmer TodayPotential trade disputes are approaching from all directions with significant implications for American agriculture. To the north and south, the U.S. government is renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico. Just last ...
Posted on 14 October 2017 | 6:17 am
Lesotho: 'Agriculture Sector At a Turning
Lesotho: 'Agriculture Sector At a Turning Point'AllAfrica.comTHE agricultural sector has gone through trying times over the years, with the government introducing a number of programmes to address the dire situation and ensure food security. Ensuring Lesotho farmers produce enough food for the nation and export ...
Posted on 14 October 2017 | 2:42 am
GAVC adds agriculture, engineering classes
The Herald-NewsGAVC adds agriculture, engineering classes to curriculumThe Herald-NewsGAVC Assistant Director Jeanne Skube said the agriculture portion of the class will dive into the scientific method, biology, genetics, biotechnology, soil, plant classifications and other plant-based topics, pest management, grains, oil and crop ...and more »
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 3:31 pm
Agriculture Technology Development Takes
AgWebAgriculture Technology Development Takes PartnershipsAgWebDeveloping new technology isn't as simple as coming up with an idea. It takes years of work, access to funding and collaboration. The Sprint Accelerator has served as an avenue for startup technology companies to connect with other entrepreneurs since ...
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 1:25 pm
8 Best Agriculture Apps For 2015
Few things can be more powerful for business owners than a smartphone loaded with hot apps. The right combination of applications coupled with a tech-savvy user can drastically increase productivity and efficiency. And while historically the agriculture ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:56 pm
Agriculture sector has tremendous potential
The two-day mission, undertaken by the US India Business Council (USIBC), focused on ways to increase investment in food processing and improve food security in India, and ways that industry in both the US and India can work with the central and state ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:10 pm
Elkhart County Agriculture Society: Burbrink
GOSHEN — After being presented with the Ag Society’s prestigious Uncle Elmer award Tuesday, Jeff Burbrink was honored, but joked that he was also a bit concerned. “I know I’ve been here forever and stuff, but this is something you get a little ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:33 pm
10 Most Advanced Countries in Agriculture
Agriculture is where it all started and where it keeps on giving for these 10 most advanced countries in agriculture. While the 7 most advanced countries in space technology keep on pushing the boundaries, these agricultural export giants are the ones who ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:46 pm
Cuban agriculture threatened by worst
HAVANA, Cuba (Xinhua) -- Cuba's agriculture is being threatened by the worst drought to hit the Caribbean in over a century, which is jeopardising plans for the island to achieve its long-desired food independence. The Government is currently spending ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:45 pm