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Your operation will weather the storm a lot easier if you have a plan in place
This is the time of year when the risk of severe weather is high. Combine bad weather with oodles of patrons at your agritourism event, and you could have a real emergency to deal with. The time to...
The Farmers' Almanac has been trying to predict Mother Nature for two centuries
Twenty-first century weather technology isn’t always what it’s cracked up to be. Take The Farmers' Almanac for instance, which is celebrating 200-years of weather predictions. The...
El Nino is a weather pattern that can switch up the growing conditions for better or worse
The weather phenomenon called “El Nino” is here and is expected to hang around until at least early 2016. In a nutshell, El Nino is the warming of waters in the central Pacific Ocean...
People have been using signs from nature to predict the weather since the beginning of time. Science may not support all of the theories, but here are a few interesting methods have stood the test of...
Flooding and wet weather in May 2015 caused flooded fields, delayed planting, and more. Here's an update.
East: Soils were saturated. Flooding was a big problem in most of the district. Many counties were declared disaster areas because of high winds and flooding. Many trees, with their root systems...
Prevent a tree stand accident this hunting season with these safety tips.
Get markets, news and weather on the go with AgMobile®
Farmers have been early adopters of many communications technologies, and Successful Farming and AgriCharts are meeting that growing demand by launching a new app for farmers on the go. AgMobile...
Look at the clouds to get an idea of what the weather will be like in the near future
Clouds are classified by their height and appearance from the ground. Fortunately most clouds are harmless, and they can help you decipher what the weather is doing. Brenda Brock is the Chief...
Here are steps you can take to beat the heat.
Things we already don’t like about summer, like bugs and extreme heat, are only going to get worse, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). The Council released a tip...
You can’t do much about the weather, but you can protect your soil
There’s little doubt that the weather has been extreme all over the country the past few years, making it tough on farmers. Flooding erodes away valuable topsoil and nutrients, and drought...