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The result could be a Christmas wish come true
Every year my family makes the annual trek to a favorite Christmas tree farm. It’s been in the business for years – which is what it takes to have a successful Christmas tree operation...
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Invite the public to tour your farm or ranch to educate them about agriculture and make extra money.
I enjoy going out to farms and learning about crop production, raising livestock, or just having fun in the pumpkin patch. People who invite others onto their property put a lot of thought and...
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Retaining walls are built to hold back soil, especially when your garden or flowers are located on an unnatural slope on your yard or farm.
There are many different ways to build a retaining wall. Here are some of our favorites!
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Stuart and Patti Rosenberg own Waverly Farms in Virginia.
This Virginia couple went natural and started their own sustainable farm.
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A new program offers training that focuses on sustainable agriculture practices.
The United Soybean Board (USB), American Society of Agronomy (ASA), and the International Certified Crop Adviser (ICCA) Program have partnered to develop new training for a specialty certification...
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Check out these picturesque spring scenes from the country.
Check out these picturesque spring scenes from the country.
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Learn about world hunger and the impact of family farms on agriculture.
October 16th is World Food Day, and the theme for 2014 is “Family Farming: Feeding the World, Caring for the Earth.” When you sit down at your next meal today, think about where your...
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The Ericksons teach kids responsibility through farm animals
Radio interview source: Bruce and Kathleen Erickson Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below Kids and animals just seem to go together. And what a child learns from the experience...
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This voice of agricultural producers influences farm programs and policy
Radio interview source: Renee Picanso, Director, Census and Survey Division, National Agricultural Statistics Service Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below The Census of Agriculture is...
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We're featuring Janet Farrar Worthington, who wrote a book about her zany farm life adventures.
Radio interview source: Janet Farrar Worthington, Author, Bumble Creek Farm Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below   Janet Farrar-Worthington and her husband, Mark,...

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