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Whether or not to remove baby goats’ horns is a divisive issue on homesteads

Bangor Daily News 28 Sep 2021
Goats can wreak havoc around the farm with their horns, breaking through fences, impaling their ungulate brethren and even violently butting unsuspecting farmers ... Aaron Grim, owner of Cosmic Goat Farm and Creamery in Litchfield, does not disbud his goats. “We generally avoid any kind of physical alteration to our animals,” Grim said.

‘We can’t have this ongoing growth of the dairy sector’ – Laura Burke

Irish Independent 28 Sep 2021
‘We’ve been riding two horses for the last 10 years,” says Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) director general Laura Burke when asked to sum up the farm sector’s performance on climate action during her tenure at the helm ... “The time for debate and discussion is over.” ... Read More. Dairy farms face huge price hike in electricity bills ... .

Nationwide increase in beef prices hits home

Observer-Reporter 28 Sep 2021
James Cowell, a retired coal miner who has run Frosty Springs Farm in Waynesburg with his wife, Billie, for nearly 60 years, said he’s noticed the increased beef prices ... Cowell said he believes farming in general has become more difficult in recent years, with younger generations showing littler interest in the industry and wages stagnating.

Northwest State to offer new ag degree

The Crescent News 28 Sep 2021
The program will prepare students for entry-level positions within agribusiness such as agriculture lending, agricultural sales, farm and ranch management, and greenhouse management.”. The letter continues, “Students will complete a general education core and foundational courses ...

Potholes to remain till Dec end, NMC officials tell general body

The Times of India 28 Sep 2021
Potholes to remain till Dec end, NMC officials tell general body ... Woman, 10-year-old girl found murdered in farm, man accompanying them absconds ... Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) officials informed the general body on Monday that its target is to repair potholes till December-end.

OKFB offers ways farmers can prepare for the upcoming winter wheat season

Tahlequah Daily Press 27 Sep 2021
“OKFB takes pride in insuring many farmers and ranchers across Oklahoma,” said Gary Buckner, executive vice president and general manager of Oklahoma Farm Bureau Insurance ... Understand Farm and Ranch Insurance ... However, farm and ranch policies are typically customizable to fit a farmer’s or rancher’s specific needs.

Nebraska Farm Bureau president: Biden administration not sensitive to agriculture

Norfolk Daily News 27 Sep 2021
"Currently, it's not in the bill, fundamentally because business and agriculture were very vocal on opposing it," Nebraska Farm Bureau President Mark McHargue told The Center Square ... The legislation also proposes raising corporate income taxes, which would affect farmers who have incorporated their farms, McHargue said.

Bharat Bandh today to mark a year of farm laws, police step up security

Hindustan Times 27 Sep 2021
The Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) to mark the first anniversary of the enactment of the three farm laws may disrupt traffic during the 10-hour general strike with police in several states putting in elaborate security arrangements to prevent farmer bodies and opposition parties to disrupt normal life.

UP withdraws plea on closure of sugar mills from SC ahead of polls

Hindustan Times 27 Sep 2021
Adityanath’s statements, ahead of the upcomig polls in 2022, was viewed as an outreach to farmers, a section of which has been protesting the three contentious farm laws since November last year. During the hearing, solicitor general Tushar Mehta, representing the state ...

Exploring the Everglades: 9 destinations to visit in wild South Florida

Finger Lakes Times 27 Sep 2021
The building, formerly an irrigation pipe shed belonging to a tomato farm, was rushed into service after a night fire in 1953 burned Ochopee’s general store and post office ... Established in 1906, this trading post founded by Ted Smallwood served Gladesmen and Seminole Indians by buying hides, furs and farm produce in exchange for basic goods ... 8th St ... .

The Future of Ag Retailing Will be Driven by Precision

Messenger-Inquirer 26 Sep 2021
23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Farm supply cooperatives and independent ag retailers are enjoying strong financial returns as the upturn in U.S ... Ag retailers have enjoyed three consecutive profitable agronomy seasons and are generally well positioned for fall 2021 given high grain prices and favorable farm economics.

A New Bern resident is reviving the Oyster farming industry

New Bern Sun Journal 26 Sep 2021
Sheer passion, emphasis on quality and sustainable farming are pillars for Bethea ... An action plan submitted to the North Carolina General Assembly from the North Carolina Coastal Federation revealed that by 2030, the oyster farming industry could employ 1,000 state residents and reach $100 million.

Our farm won’t just feed us, tribe says. It’ll reclaim the lifestyle pollution stole.

NJ dot com 26 Sep 2021
For the owners of the 14-acre Munsee Three Sisters Medicinal Farm in Newton, farming is more than just a means of generating profit — it’s a means of survival. “This is what we have to do to save our people’s lives,” said Vincent Mann, Turtle Clan Chief of the Ramapough Lenape Nation and co-founder of the farm ... Starting the farm.

My perspective on what is a coup, why a coup, when coup is a coup & how to prevent it

Ghana Web 26 Sep 2021
The Ghana Armed Forces Farms did not have a graduate with Agriculture background Farms since it was established by General Acheampong in 1977 ... On passing out from the Academy, instead of sending me to the Ghana Armed Farms, I was posted to the Field Engineers Regiment Teshie and ...

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