Working your own farm can be extremely rewarding, but it's important to make sure that you have the right amount of coverage. Watch this video to learn the d...
Why Is State Farm Making So Many Changes?
If you’re looking for clues about what State Farm is doing, don’t just look to the big black building overlooking Veterans Parkway. Look at Rhode Island.
Why YOU Need a Farm Insurance Agent
When it comes to farm insurance policies, there’s no one size fits all. Protect your property, equipment, and livelihood with coverage options that meet your...
Weathering the Storm: Farm and Ranch Severe Weather Safety Tips
When storms strike, make sure you follow these tips to help protect both you and your operation!
All they do is farm, farm, farm no matter what
The Peterson Farm Brothers say their new music video is to raise awareness of what farmers really do and to encourage the public to support local growers
Why is the Department of Agriculture in a city with no farms?
Washington, D.C. is not known for its agriculture. In fact, there are zero large farming operations there. So why is the U.S. Department of Agriculture headquarters there?
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Organic Aged Softwood or Bark Mulch can be used in plant beds, and around shrubs and trees. It contributes to the soil, holds moisture, and slows weed growth. Available in dark brown, black, and hemlock - bags or bulk Organic Composted Blended Mulch has all the qualities of organic aged softwood or bark mulch and has compost added. It is more beneficial to the soil. Available in dark brown - bulk only. We do not carry the hardwood mulches made up of demolition…
We Know How To Make Farms More Sustainable, But We're Not Doing It
A new analysis finds potentially transformative agricultural research isn’t getting the level of funding it probably should.
Insurance 101 for College Students … And Parents Too
Moving away from home to go to college is an exciting time for most kids, but living on your own comes with some big responsibilities...
Cabinet-Based DIY Electronics Workspace
Micrcontrollers and electrical engineering probably don't come to mind when you flip through an IKEA product catalog. But when you think about it, IKEA has plenty of easy-to-assemble tables, cabinets, and storage containers that could be handy for outfitting a electronics workspace or "circuit cellar."
FROM THE FARM: Tips on farm fencing
Numerous factors in play for this producer investment
The Parents Guide to Insurance for College Students
Saying the last goodbye in the dorm parking lot, the stark realization dawns that you can’t protect your child from every risk. It’s time to let go. But back at…
7 Easy Ways to Maximize Your Workspace and Productivity
I spent years trying different strategies aimed at maximizing my productivity. Now, my desk is my oasis, and I’m much happier and infinitely more productive.
How to Protect Your Farm from Farm Equipment Theft
According to Heritage Land Bank, farmers are disproportionately affected by crime. Unfortunately, the crimes most commonly carried out against American farmers can have financially devastating cons…
Down on the smart farm
Trevor Scherman is getting more rest these days, thanks to his iPad. Scherman is a farmer who grows wheat, peas, canola and lentils near Battleford, Saskatchewan. Like legions of farmers in both…
Farm Policy Facts Releases Farm Bill 101
Farm Policy Facts has released Farm Bill 101, a current and comprehensive guide to the nine titles that make up the Farm Bill. The resource includes a title-by-title history and summary and is an essential tool for those wishing to better understand this complex package of agriculture, conservation, rural development, research and food assistance policies.…
What on Earth Is an Urban Farm?
Learn about urban farming including how it differs from typical gardening and larger farms. Urban farming involves both plant and animal life.
How to Be Prepared for Farm Calls
We asked two mobile equine veterinarians how clients can prepare both themselves and their horses for veterinary visits.
How to start a flower farm
This North Carolina family is bringing flowers and fresh produce to the community.
How Ignoring the Corner Office Can Create a Collaborative Workspace
Why Rent the Runway co-founder Jennifer Fleiss works at a cubicle, just like everyone else.