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Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 11:33am

Do you hire, or are you considering hiring, migrant or foreign-born labor? Do you want to improve your skills in supervising employees who come from different cultures, especially workers from Mexico and Central America? If yes, this workshop is for you!

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 8:59am
Agricultural producers said in January that they were more optimistic about the agricultural economy than a month prior, according to the Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 8:47am
Grain markets are holding their ground this morning despite the global chaos.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 2:30am
"Today, five farmers keep the tradition of growing indigo alive in Tokushima, Japan." Indigo dye is a rich and deep, dark, bright blue, unequaled by our chemical blue denim dyes used for blue jeans. The labor intensive farming method of producing indigo shown in this 3-minute film demonstrates... Read More
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 6:30pm
Cattle futures soften to start the week as outside market volatility expands.
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 10:42am

Photo Credit: USDA 

The deadline for those interested in the 2018 Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), the nation’s largest...

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Monday, February 5, 2018 - 8:34am
Grain markets are starting the week under pressure.
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 12:00am
Purdue University will administer the Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant College Program (IISG), previously managed by the University of Illinois, effective Feb. 1. New IISG director Tomas Höök, a fisheries biologist in Purdue’s Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, will lead the administration.
Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 2:30am
This roundup of global food, farming, and agricultural photos appears every Sunday on Big Picture Agriculture. U.S.A. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'44tVNsaCR31guMLOe-RYMw',sig:'... Read More
Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 9:15am
Funds were big buyers of corn, soybeans, an wheat.

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