ALBANY — Economist Robert Wellington echoed a sentiment earlier this week felt by many dairy farmers and industry leaders wanting to uncork the bloated milk market that has caused farmers’ earnings to plummet.
IDAHO FALLS – Wheat and barley farmers are being reminded to take precautions to prevent fires caused by combines. Such fires can be devastating, causing hundreds of thousands of dollars in property damage and often resulting in the total loss of the vehicle.
Ranchers are being told to take photos and cover up any livestock that may have been killed by a predator to assist Wildlife Services investigators who are being stretched thin in Western Montana.
DES MOINES — Iowa saw less ag land being sold last year than normal, which continues the trend down from the high number of transactions experienced several years ago.
In what was termed a “major hydrologic change”, the Earth’s wet lands are getting wetter and dry areas are getting drier, a study published this week says.