Other Ag News

Tuesday, July 26, 2022 - 12:00am
The Indiana Forage Council (IFC), with assistance from Purdue Extension and SureTech Laboratories, is hosting a contest for Indiana producers who will harvest forage for hay or baleage for the 2022 hay season.
Monday, July 25, 2022 - 2:30pm

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2022 — Today, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced a strategy for how the Biden-Harris Administration, through the U.S. Department of Agriculture, will address a reforestation backlog of four million acres on national forests and plant more than one...

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Monday, July 25, 2022 - 1:37pm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Laura Zaks

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition

lzaks@sustainableagriculture.net 

Tel. 347.563.6408

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Monday, July 25, 2022 - 10:00am

I am very excited to join the Cornell Small Farms Program team as the new Online Course Coordinator. With prior experience in education, administration, and customer service, I support instructors and students with the resources they...

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Monday, July 25, 2022 - 10:00am

Washington, D.C., July 25, 2022 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced it is awarding more than $10 million in Farm to School Grants to 123 projects across the country. Additionally, for the first time, the department is empowering states with $60 million in...

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Friday, July 22, 2022 - 12:00pm

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2022 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced an increase in funding to help schools continue to serve kids healthy meals this coming school year and provide financial relief for schools and child care providers. Effective July 1, 2022, the...

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Friday, July 22, 2022 - 12:00pm

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2022 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service is initiating emergency fuels reduction treatments to provide for the long term survival of giant sequoia groves against immediate wildfire threats. These actions make use of the agency’s existing...

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Friday, July 22, 2022 - 7:44am

Editor’s Note: This is the first post in a multi-part series taking a deeper look into the 2023 Farm Bill process. Over the course of the next year, the 2023 Farm Bill will take shape on Capitol Hill. These blog posts will be released as the process moves forward on the Hill, with...

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Thursday, July 21, 2022 - 5:24pm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Laura Zaks

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition

lzaks@sustainableagriculture.net 

Tel. 347.563.6408

Comment: NSAC Applauds Introduction of the Healthy Meals, Healthy Kids... Read More
Thursday, July 21, 2022 - 12:00am
Connect with other small farmers at the Small Farm Education Field Day on July 29, presented by the Purdue Student Farm and the Purdue University Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.

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