Friday, November 27, 2015
Burmese Python

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is looking for a few fearless hunters. But if you’re afraid of snakes, stay home.
large round hay bale in field

The costs of having a forage analysis are well worth the expense and effort when feeding, selling or purchasing forages.
farm landscape

Cash lease arrangements often create a negotiating environment where there is asymmetric information.
corn harvest

More than any other time in recent memory, farmers this year are harvesting in hope. That is, their collective marketing plan is to hope that prices get better.
apple orchard, toddler picking apples and ear of corn on stalk

Pick-your-own operations are a great way to get your family active outdoors and enjoy the fall colors.
graduation cake

Sometimes the strength of a true leader is to be humble. Columnist Kym Seabolt has watched her shy little boy grow into a young man that other men look up to. 'His senior year, we celebrate that.'
corn kernels and dollar bills

Corn, soybeans, and wheat are just a few of the crops available for a program called Marketing Assistance Loans.
American farmer cartoon

October 1939: Poland was desperately fighting the German Wehrmacht in the west and the Red Army in the east, vestiges of the Great Depression lingered in this country, FDR was well into his 2nd term as President and your author was in his second month of 1st grade at Court School, a one-roomed frame building in western Pennsylvania.
dollar sign and chart

According to U.S. Department of Agriculture data, this year's 36 percent fall in net farm income is the biggest drop since the bad year of 1983.
corn silage

So for the feeding program on the farm, it's the time of the year when we need to do a checkup on the corn silage.