No experience. No money. No consensus. That's how House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas summed up what lies ahead as another round of Farm Bill negotiations begin in earnest with congressional committees formalizing draft proposals in...
May 23 is the deadline for the U.S. Department of Agriculture to finish reviewing 800 submitted comments and release a final rule on mandatory country of origin labeling, which originated as part of the 2002 Farm Bill and has been embroiled in...
Erratic spring temperature swings with unseasonably low dips are giving farmers something to fret about this year, even as drought conditions slowly begin to ease across eastern parts of the Central Plains.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Jim Carroll, Vice President of Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs for Dairy Farmers of America, received the National Institute for Animal Agriculture’s highly esteemed Meritorious...
Glen Roest goes the extra mile to promote pork. Over the past 13 years, he has driven nearly half a million miles from coast to coast in a National Pork Board-sponsored semi-truck, which serves as a massive roving billboard on wheels.
For his innovative management practices, John Hughes, a prominent rancher from Bartlesville, Okla., has received awards from the Society for Range Management, the animal science department at Oklahoma State University and others. Topping them all...
Expanding evidence of freeze damage is showing up in wheat fields across the Central Plains, as erratic spring weather continues to bring repeated rounds of sudden cold snaps to plants already stressed by drought.
Whether it’s Mattie Pearl’s original barbecue sauce, the proceeds from which will be used to support youth programs in a distressed Tulsa community, or Tim Ferrell’s organic jams, made from fruit grown on his Brighton, Colo., farm,...
Coalition links crop insurance to conservation
May 21, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Lawmakers relaunch Farm Bill
May 18, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Drought drags down wheat tour estimate
May 12, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Magnuson named Outstanding CattleWoman of the Year
May 11, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Next volley over meat labels due soon
May 10, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Snowy spring raising hopes
May 5, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Spring slow to arrive
May 4, 2013 at 11:30 AM
Jim Carroll receives NIAA Meritorious Service Award
May 3, 2013 at 11:18 AM
Rolling billboard promotes pork
Apr 27, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Honored Oklahoma rancher first wild horse contractor
Apr 26, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Wheat freeze damage continues to emerge over wide area