Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Stolen truck

A Peterbilt sleeper cab truck and a trailer loaded with soybeans was stolen from a western Pennsylvania farm early Aug. 26.

The Portage County Randolph Fair netted more than $500,000 from this year's livestock auction.
head lice

Children’s risk of exposure to head lice goes up with arrival of a new school year.

What’s the tool, the piece of equipment, the software, the person, the thing, that is indispensable on your farm? What is it that you can’t farm without?
Monsanto logo

Monsanto highlights its newest developments in corn and soybeans, and where the company is headed.
farmland preservation

Pennsylvania now leads the US with the most farms, and acres, preserved for agricultural production through its farmland preservation easement program.
Zippy Duvall tours

American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall made a recent swing through Ohio, where he visited a wide variety of farming operations.
4-H logo

A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Aug. 25, 2016.
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A roundup of FFA news for the week of Aug. 25, 2016.
milk poured into glass

USDA announces plan to purchase cheese and extend margin protection signup, amid low dairy prices.
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