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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 9:00am

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service has launched a new outreach campaign focused on preventing the spread of infectious poultry diseases in both commercial and backyard poultry. Considering...

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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 9:00am

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service has launched a new outreach campaign focused on preventing the spread of infectious poultry diseases in both commercial and backyard poultry. Considering...

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 9:00am
Beginning farmers and military veteran farmers participate in a skill building and training program. Photo credit: University of Arkansas

Editor’s Note: This is the final post in a multi-part blog series digging deeper into some of the new programs and...

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 9:00am

Recognizing the needs of the modern farmer, The Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences,  has called together a task force dedicated to engaging multiple departments in ...

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 9:00am

Recognizing the needs of the modern farmer, The Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences,  has called together a task force dedicated to engaging multiple departments in ...

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 8:48am
Decades after the last human set foot on the moon, NASA is contemplating setting up a permanent base there or sending astronauts to Mars. Accomplishing those goals, however, will require a few green thumbs.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 12:00am
In addition to all the daily responsibilities of keeping an agricultural operation running, farm managers and owners also have to become human resource specialists in their quest to find and retain the best employees.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 12:00am
Hoosiers will heat homes and businesses less but rely more on air conditioning as Indiana’s climate warms. They’ll also get more of their energy from natural gas and renewable sources as those become more cost-effective throughout the rest of the century.
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 9:00am

The Cornell Small Farms Program’s “Labor Ready Farmer” project works to ensure...

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Monday, February 18, 2019 - 9:00am

The Cornell Small Farms Program’s “Labor Ready Farmer” project works to ensure...

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