IOWA CITY, Iowa — The Mexican man charged with abducting and killing an Iowa college student was known for years on the dairy farm where he worked by another name: John Budd.
Immigrants charged in dairy death
Maine farmers report shortage of farmhands
OGDEN, Utah — A high-ranking U.S. Interior Department official Tuesday reiterated the agency’s strong interest in moving its Bureau of Land Management headquarters to the American West.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (USDA) — Honeybee colonies for operations with five or more colonies in the U.S, on Jan. 1 totaled 2.63 million colonies, down slightly from Jan. 1, 2017, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.
In its century of existence, the Cooperative Extension System has been a valuable resource distributing university-driven, science-based information — mostly about farming and gardening — to the public. But in today’s less agricultural America, the Extension network is adapting, expanding it…
Doctor dies in Indiana tractor mishap
FAIRFIELD, Iowa — Small family operated dairy farms with cows freely grazing on verdant pastures are going out business as large confined animal operations with thousands of animals lined up in assembly-line fashion are expanding into the organic market.
BROOKLYN, Iowa — For years, the young man from Mexico presented himself as a legal U.S. resident and reliable worker at a family dairy farm in small town Iowa, his employer said.
Farmers talk tariffs at Minn. Farmfest
Eco-terror suspect busted after 12 years
The U.S. Senate passed a motion late July 31 to move the farm bill to conference, kicking off potentially contested negotiations between House and Senate conferees.
Another New York farmer killed by bull
NEW YORK — If meat is grown in a lab without slaughtering animals, what should it be called?
WASHINGTON, D.C. (USDA) — The USDA has released internal guidance on changes made to farm labor housing eligibility that will lead to housing provided to foreign guest workers.
N.Y. dairy farmer gored to death by bull