Every day is Agriculture Day in Maryland -
Every day is Agriculture Day in MarylandFrederick News Post (subscription)The Agriculture Council of America is celebrating the 44th National Agriculture Day on March 21, 2017. However, we believe every day is National Agriculture Day in Maryland because agriculture is our number one industry in the state. Many refer to ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 11:08 pm
Agriculture nominee Perdue will get hearing
Agriculture nominee Perdue will get hearing next weekVirginian-PilotWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Agriculture Committee will hold a hearing next week to consider Sonny Perdue's nomination to be agriculture secretary. President Donald Trump announced in January that he would nominate Perdue. After a seven-week ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 7:10 pm
Agriculture leaders slam Trump's USDA budget
ReutersAgriculture leaders slam Trump's USDA budget cut proposalReuters"I strongly oppose the Trump administration's proposed budget cuts to programs that are critical to farmers, ranchers and families in small towns across America," Debbie Stabenow, ranking member of the Senate Agriculture Committee. The American Farm ...Agriculture leaders say Trump's USDA budget will hurt rural communitiesSTLtoday.comPresident's Budget Shuns Rural America with Deep Cuts to Agriculture, Programs Serving Rural AmericaKTICRural America and farm sector to take a hit with Trump's budget planCNBCThe Verge -TheStreet.com -The White Houseall 1,212 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 3:41 pm
Urbran agriculture director brings fresh
MyAJCUrbran agriculture director brings fresh produce to those in needMyAJC“This can really be a lighthouse for nutrition for this neighborhood,” says Mario Cambardella, the City of Atlanta's first director of urban agriculture. Some might zero in on the signs of urban neglect and decay just outside the garden gates, but ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 2:16 pm
Lay of the Land as Seen Through Conservation
The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard NewsLay of the Land as Seen Through Conservation and AgricultureThe Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard NewsThe land bank goats were an example of the mixing of agricultural interests and conservation efforts shared at a talk Monday night in the Agricultural Hall. An emerging Grazing and Conservation community group hosted the talk to explore ways farmers ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 1:10 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