Posts Tagged ‘young farmers’

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Young Farmer: Best Case Scenario – Mentors Become Partners – DTN

Editor’s note: Now in its fifth year, DTN/The Progressive Farmer’s America’s Best Young Farmers and Ranchers recognizes the next generation […]

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Georgia: UGA Young Farmers Program Offers Crash Courses on Business, Production

Beginning and young farmers will can take crash courses in business planning, vegetable and fruit production and goat husbandry starting  in […]

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North Carolina: Farm Schools Aimed at Attracting New Farmers

The average age of the Richmond County farmer is 58. When people in most professions are thinking about pensions, retirement, […]

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Young Farmers: USDA is the ‘Lender of 1st Opportunity’ – DTN

The joke used to be “I’m from the government and I’m here to help.” But in the case of Farm […]

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Low-Cost, Low-Debt Farming Possible for Beginning Growers – DTN

Farming was not a likely path for Nathan Vergin, a 26-year-old dairy producer in Albemarle County, Va. His father worked […]

Nebraska College Helps Youths Get into the Ag Business

Erin Ridpath stands on the edge of a windy, dry Nebraska corn field near Cambridge and she sees into the […]

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Young Farmers Need to Build ‘Social Capital’ With Veteran Farmers

Every night after LeRoy Zierke’s hip replacement surgery in December 2008, he received a visit from Adam Venteicher, now 24, […]

Land Prices Create Hurdles for Young Farmers

Escalating land prices and lack of available farmland add more challenges to an already difficult occupation for young farmers. “This […]

Florida: Young Farmers Wanted

As our country continues to search for economic stability, there are numerous questions that face agriculture in the United States […]

Young Farmers Are Optimistic and Committed for the Long Haul

Young farmers and ranchers are more optimistic about their future than they were 5 years ago according to a recent […]

Sunbelt Ag News

    DTN Cotton Close: Light Volume with Outside Support3-27

    DTN Grain Close: Market Concerns Over Tuesday’s Reports3-27

    Video: 13 Best Practices to Manage Tarnished Plant Bugs3-27

    Peanut Stocks: Utilization Up 7% Over Last Year3-27

    USDA: Peanut Price Highlights3-27

    Soybeans: How Has Chinese Demand Impacted the Market? – farmdoc3-27

    Oklahoma City Farm Show, April 3-53-27

    Texas: Hale and Swisher Crops Conference, Plainview, April 143-27

    Louisiana: Soybean Board Awards LSU $1.9M for Soy Research3-27

    DTN Livestock Midday: Cattle Complex Gains Strength3-27

    DTN Grain Midday: Market Indices Higher3-27

    Base Acres and ARC-PLC Deadline Extended to April 7 – No Surprise Here.3-27

    Mississippi: Students Learn Soil Management, Conservation by Getting Down in the Dirt3-27

    Have Your Farm Help the Community Even After Death – DTN3-27

    Southern Corn: Wide Delays Continue, How Late Can You Go? – AgFax3-27

    Corn Maybe Has More Bullish Potential Than Beans Ahead Of USDA Projections3-27

    DTN Cotton Open: Little Change on Thin Volume3-27

    Georgia: Wheat Leaf Rust Detected, May Want to Check the Field3-27

    Crop Subsidies Deadine: Confusing Info, 25% Farmers Still Not Sure What to Do – Keith Good3-27

    Texas A&M: Run USDA On-Line Decision Tool Again. Say What? – Keith Good3-27

    DTN Livestock Open: Limited Feedlot Offerings3-27

    DTN Grain Open: Pressure By Rally in the U.S. Dollar Index3-27

    Death Tax: South Dakota Congressman Pushes Repeal, Tells Her Story – Video3-26

    Grain TV: Strong Soybean Exports, Corn Sales Disappointing3-26

    Environmental Group Questions USDA’s Science Integrity – DTN3-26

    Making Money With Manure, Advantages of Composting and Additives – DTN3-26

    DTN Livestock Close: Futures Pruned by Profit Taking3-26

    Chumrau on Wheat: Where More Rain is Needed to Make the HRW Crop3-26

    Texas Wheat: Concho, McCulloch Counties Wheat Tour, Millersview, April 303-26

    Sorghum: Why It’s South China’s Hottest Import Grain – DTN3-26

    ELS Cotton Competitive Payment Rate Is Zero3-26

    Moving Grain: Ohio River Barge Traffic Improves3-26

    Video: Summary of U.S. Drought Monitor in One Minute3-26

    Drought Monitor: Warm, Dry Weather Further Depletes Snowpacks3-26

    Wheat Yields: What to Expect? A Historical Perspective – farmdoc3-26

    Oklahoma: Ag Pesticide Disposal, Purcell, April 223-26

    Residential Propane, Heating Oil: Prices Decrease3-26

    Diesel: Prices Decrease3-26

    Gasoline: Prices Up Slightly3-26

    U.S. Energy: Gasoline Specifications Change and So Does the Price3-26

    Midwest Soybean Plantings Up If Weather Delays Continue – DTN3-26

    New Swine Census Expected to be Full of “Oopsies” – DTN3-26

    Grain TV: Increased Ethanol Production3-25

    AgFax Grain Review: Manage for Higher Soy Yields; Less Corn to Switch to Soybeans3-25

    Michigan: 31 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas3-25

    Oklahoma: Payne County Designated Natural Disaster Area3-25

    Marketing: Are You Really Getting the Best Price for Your Crop? – farmdoc3-25

    Spray Drift: Checking Wind Speed Isn’t Enough – DTN3-25

    Irrigation – Moisture Sensors Pay Dividends, Says This Consultant (Podcast)3-25

    Illinois Soybean Farmers Asked to Complete Online Survey3-25

    Grain TV: Improved Crop Conditions in Southern Plains3-24

    AFB Grain-Soybean Close: Dollar Support Gives Way3-24

    AFB Cotton Close: Dec. Holds Above 643-24

    AFB Rice Close: Unable to Hold Daily Highs3-24

    Welch on Wheat: Crop Conditions Continue to Improve3-24

    California Tree Crops: 12 Quick Things To Know This Week (Video)3-24

    Welch on Grain: Fewer Corn Acres, More Soybeans Expected in USDA Reports3-24

    Peanuts: Southern Growers Conference Set For July 23-253-24

    Farm Bill: USDA Seeks to Limit Payments to Non-Farmers3-24

    Planting: 11 Maintenance Steps for Your Planter3-24

    Crop Production Forecast: Needing a Clearer Crystal Ball – USDA Blog3-24

    USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices3-24

    Non-Family Farm Managers: Proof Required for Program Payments, 2016 – DTN3-24

    DTN Fertilizer Trends: Price Stability Could Be an Illusion3-24

    Avian Flu Prevention is the Best Form of Poultry Protection – DTN3-24

    Farm Programs: Expected Payment Estimates for Last Minute Decisions – farmdoc3-24

    Rice: Nitrogen-Efficient Varieties Demonstrate Significant Yield Increases3-24

    Farmers Gained New Markets In The ’20s, Thanks To Clarence3-24

    Cotton: Aerial Imaging Pinpoints Root Rot, Could Help Save Money3-24

    Corn: AQUAmax Hybrids Show Advantage In Drought-Tolerance Study3-24

    China Wants Its Own Version of Monsanto, Really. – Keith Good3-24

    Farmers Anticipate Hard Times; Weather, Water Issues in the West – Keith Good3-24

    Farmer Confidence Index Lowest in Decade; Southwest Most Optimistic – DTN Survey3-24

    Glyphosate Harmful to Humans? Time for a Throw Down. – AgFax3-23

    California: 7 Quick Things to Know this Week about Field Crops (Video)3-23

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