Looking to buy the best garden sprayer, lawn sprayer or ag sprayer? This Sprayer Buyers Guide from GEMPLER's will answer all the important questions to help you buy the absolute best sprayer for the application at hand.
Farm Pop: Why Being a 'Black Sheep' Is a Bad Thing and Other Ag-Idioms Explained
Get your goat. High on the hog. We talk to an expert to learn the meaning behind agricultural idioms. Like, when did black sheep get such a bad rap?
SHARE: Many people email and ask how to subscribe, so here’s a link to share with anyone who doesn’t already receive Ag Take. Please share. SUBSCRIBE: bit.ly/AgTake FARMTOSCHOOL: via Caledonia Argus, VERBATIM: “Minnesota Department of Agriculture assistant commissioner Charlie Poster, Minnesota state representative Jeremy Miller (R-Winona), school staff, local farmers and representatives of Blue Cross Blue Shield were given a tour of the Ridgeway Community School…
Awarding $100,000 for the Future of Ag
The Farm Credit Foundation for Agricultural Advancement will be awarding a total of $100,000 in scholarships to students who are planning to attend or are currently enrolled as full-time students a…
Ag Insider March 10
The advantage of using antibiotics as a growth promotant in food animals has shrunk to a tiny margin, say two Princeton University researchers who surveyed recent papers on performance in hogs and poultry. From 1950 through 1985, studies showed decidedly higher daily weight gain with sub-therapeutic use of antimicrobials, from 4 percent in slaughter hogs to 16 percent in "starter" pigs. "However, for post-2000 studies, the…
Why be an ag grad?
By Shala Watson I didn’t grow up on a farm. I wasn’t active in FFA or 4-H when I was in high school. You could say I’m not your “typical” agricultural student. But I’m about to graduate with a degree in agricultural communication. How did I get there? It’s simple. I grew up in a …
100 Year Anniversary of the AG
I am grateful to be a part of this great fellowship. For 19 years I have been licensed to preach with the Assemblies of God and I am proud to be an AG minister. I am a part of this denomination bec…
Nathan's tip at Ag Cigars
Check out the Emilio AF series. One of the only House of Emilio retailers south of the ATL!
A Top Ten Ag Blog
AgWired is a top ten out of the top 50 ag blogs according to a new Feedspot ranking of The Best Agriculture Blogs on the Planet. Passionate about the industry that feeds the world? Or curious to know where your food comes from, what is in it, and who produces it? Agriculture blogs provide useful
Purdue Ag Week: See What Ag Gives!
By Purdue Ag Communications Last spring, Joe Harmeyer, a College of Agriculture Senator for Purdue’s Student Government (PSG) held a meet...
Ag College Guide
Your Ag College Guide The Farm and Dairy Ag College Guide is designed to help high school students and their parents find colleges and universities that offer agriculture and natural resource programs. On this page, you will find an interactive map of featured colleges, college graduate bios , tips and advice to help you find and apply for the right college, scholarship opportunities, and college listings .
This Week in AG History
An Assemblies of God mission in Nawabganj, a city in northern India, ministered to the poverty-striken and disadvantaged. The mission rescued children from the street, aided destitute women, ministered to lepers, and despite tremendous persecution, evangelized the lost.
Ag Insider Dec 10
Greetings on Dec 10 The Ag Insider contains original reporting as well as a survey of top news on food, agriculture and the environment. Emails are welcome at email@example.com. I am on Twitter @chuckabbott1 . If you received this briefing from a friend and wish to receive it directly, you can subscribe for free by clicking this link . Today is jam-packed with events. To name three: House Energy and Commerce subcommittee holds a hearing on GMO food labeling ; CFTC chairman Timothy…
Ag Students Learn In The Field
It’s very difficult for Agriculture students to learn about farming by sitting in the classroom. On Sept. 2, 2014 they had the opportunity to go outside to the college farm and tour Central Valley Ag’s test plots, which are located on the Northeast Community College campus. Central Valley Ag partners with the Northeast Community College Ag Department...
What is it in the Ag Realm?
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Learn About Ag
Agriculture, it doesn't just come from a store. There's agriculture everywhere. Where your food comes from: agriculture. Between Fresno and Sacramento County...
Biotechnology Is Essential to Ag’s Future
New traits developed with biotech, which can boost agricultural production, require timely, scientific-based regulatory evaluations.
How to Network in the Ag Industry
St. Louis staffing agency Magnify Resources offers tips for successful networking in the agriculture industry.
Ag Insider June 20
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid set aside the "minibus" appropriations bill that includes fiscal 2015 funding for USDA after a disagreement over how to handle amendments. Reid suggested that 60 votes should be required to adopt an amendment. Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said there should be open debate of "a reasonable number of amendments from both sides" with a simple majority needed for approval. Neither wanted…