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Not every log is created equally. There are various factors to consider when selecting, storing and seasoning firewood. The post How to select, store and season firewood appeared first on Farm and…
01.17 / 13:37
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New rules could allow fresh spuds from the U.S., now limited to within 16 miles of the border, greater access to the Mexican…
01.17 / 00:44
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Stemilt Growers and its founding family, the Mathisons, were given one of three 2017 Civil Rights and Social Justice Awards. The award was given by the City of Wenatchee and its Diversity Advisory Council during its annual Multicultural and Martin Luther King Jr. Festival held in Wenatchee, Washington. This is the 13th year that the […] The post Stemilt receives Wenatchee civil rights award appeared first on Fruit Growers…
01.16 / 21:32
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Officials with USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service say a 150-acre field has been added to their list of Eastern Idaho farm fields under regulation for pale cyst nematode…
01.16 / 20:55
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Western commercial drone companies say they’re preparing for growth, following a Federal Aviation Administration decision to relax remote-pilot…
01.16 / 19:41
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Key Technology introduces VERYX digital sorters for fresh and frozen berries. According to Key, VERYX maximizes sorting accuracy with innovative mechanical architecture, sustained all-sided surface inspection, cameras and lasers, multi-sensor Pixel Fusion, a high-precision ejection system, and specialized product handling systems. Tailored to each customer’s application, VERYX chute- and belt-fed sorters increase foreign material (FM) […] The post Key introduces new VERYX digital s…
01.16 / 18:28
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Daniel Reeder won the 2017 Pennsylvania Auctioneers Association Auction Bid Calling Contest, Jan. 11, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show. The post Beaver County man named Champion Auctioneer appeared first on Farm and…
01.16 / 17:59
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A Twitter storm has blown up over inaccurate claims on the social media site by BBC wildlife presenter Chris Packham on shooting a species of wading bird. Philip Bowern reports It's a storm in a teacup for some. Or maybe a minor ripple on the surface of a marsh. But BBC wildlife presenter Chris Packham has had to apologise for posting a message on the social media site Twitter to his 175,000 followers that lapwings were "still being shot" despite a 53% decline in numbers. His claim…
The Republican and Democrat members of the House Agriculture Committee have been appointed and are gearing up for a full plate, including the next farm bill. The post House Agriculture Committee members named appeared first on Farm and…
01.14 / 13:22
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