Saturday, February 24, 2018

Total losses from managed honey bee colonies nationwide were 30 percent from all causes for the 2010/2011 winter, according to the annual survey conducted by the USDA and the Apiary Inspectors of America (AIA).

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Consistently saturated soils from heavy spring rainfall have taken their toll on some Midwest forage crops -- especially alfalfa grown on soils that are less than moderately well drained.

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — American agriculture should benefit from a pending free-trade agreement between the United States and Korea, according to an expert in Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences.

Heavy rainfall and flood conditions across the Midwest have caused crop damage and slowed planting this spring. Producers who are unable to plant an insured crop by the final planting date due to an insurable cause, such as excess moisture and flooding have a number of options.

NEOSHO, Mo. — The recent wet weather and the warm days to follow usually means an increase in internal parasites or worms in sheep...

LANSING, Mich. — A referendum to determine whether to establish a Michigan Wheat Program will be conducted from June 20 through July 1 by...

Thank you for shedding light on animal research -- an area of great concern for people from all perspectives -- in the recent editorial.

This year's unexpected rise in fuel prices is certain to impact farmers in Ohio and across the nation, but the extent of the impact will vary across agricultural sectors.

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio — Do you grow, handle or process fruits and vegetables? Learn what’s best for keeping them safe — and in doing...

SALEM, Ohio — Gail White Hettrick has joined the staff at Farm and Dairy as digital sales manager. In this new position, Hettrick will be responsible for online advertising for the newspaper’s website,, as well as its newer digital products, including its e-newsletter and new blog,
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