Latest News for: General farming


If you value family farms, this column is for you

The Daily Republic 04 Mar 2024
He's farming in conjunction with his brother-in-law, a fine and experienced farmer who's farmed the Knutson land in recent years ... If you're uninterested in family farms or family businesses in general, you're not reading this column.

Sheikh Hamdan launches ‘Dubai Farms’ programme to support Emirati farmers

Gulf Today 04 Mar 2024
Dawoud Al Hajri, Director-General of Dubai Municipality, said the ‘Dubai Farms’ programme, to be implemented by Dubai Municipality, aims to offer farmers a comprehensive package of ...

Hamdan bin Mohammed launches ‘Dubai Farms’ programme to support Emirati farmers

Emirates 24/7 04 Mar 2024
Dawoud Al Hajri, Director-General of Dubai Municipality, said the ‘Dubai Farms’ programme, to be implemented by Dubai Municipality, aims to offer farmers a comprehensive package of ...

Sandeshkhali villagers get back their lands. But are they fit for farming?

Hindustan Times 04 Mar 2024
Swapan Kumar Dutta, former deputy director general (crop) of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, said that instead of farming, fishery could be a viable alternative on these lands.

Iowans pay some of the highest property taxes. What to know as tax bills are due.

Des Moines Register 04 Mar 2024
Don't forget, Iowa property taxes are due in March ... Property taxes must be paid by March 31 ... More ... They range from applying to family farms to military service to conservation practices. Kate Kealey is a general assignment reporter for the Register.

SKM terms ‘Zero FIR’ eyewash, to hold ‘mahapanchayat’ in Delhi on March 14

Hindustan Times 03 Mar 2024
SKM, an umbrella body of 37 farm unions, in a meeting in Ludhiana, demanded that the FIR should have been registered against Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar, Haryana director general of police and state home minister.

Rupert Murdoch’s son-in-law and the soil carbon revolution

The Observer 03 Mar 2024
The Wilmot farm outside Ebor, New South Wales ... At Wilmot, the demonstration continues.In a paddock of Angus cattle, Wilmot Farms general manager, Stuart Austin, holds a shovelful of the soil to the sun.

A top Colorado farming region is running out of water, must retire land to avoid ...

The Tribune Greeley 03 Mar 2024
In bad years, he finds the aquifer — which fuels farming in one of the state’s most important agricultural regions — has dropped more than two feet ... Bernardo Garcia, an employee at Anchor Three Farm, works in a field on April 15, 2020, in Yuma.

Report: 'Lingering Sense' NFL Will Change Schedule Again

The Post and Courier 03 Mar 2024
Football. Super Bowl LVII. A general view of the stadium at kickoff at State Farm Stadium. Glendale, AZ 2/12/2023 CREDIT. Erick W. Rasco (Photo by Erick W. Rasco/Sports Illustrated via Getty Images) (Set Number. X164306 TK1). Erick W. Rasco/Getty Images ... .

Nebraska Farmers Union plan annual convention in Columbus

The Grand Island Independent 02 Mar 2024
"It is important that our members attend and participate in the operation of their general farm organization at all levels, local, state, and national ... Nebraska Farmers Union is a general farm ...

District 40 update

Norfolk Daily News 02 Mar 2024
Proponents argued that an inheritance tax is an unfair tax that punishes people wishing to make their children’s lives better and hinders the passing on of family farms and ranches. Opponents generally ...

Immigrant dairy workers often endure substandard housing conditions. The law doesn’t protect them.

MinnPost 01 Mar 2024
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison’s lawsuit last month against a large dairy farm over alleged labor abuses, including millions of dollars in unpaid wages, was unusual in more than one way.

Swiss farmers’ incomes fell slightly in 2022

Swissinfo 01 Mar 2024
On average, well-trained farm managers earn significantly more than those with less training – their ... Finally, the size of the farm also counts, with larger farms generally generating higher incomes.

Locals collect historical items in an attempt to preserve Cordova's story

The Star Democrat 01 Mar 2024
CORDOVA — Teresa and Dale Dawson, the owners of Tuckahoe Seafood, are collectors and storytellers ...Cordova was big around 1900,” Dale Dawson said ... Farming in general changed from truck farming, which was produce, to grain farming ... It was looted again ... .

Letter: Renewable Energy Is The Answer

Yankton Daily Press 29 Feb 2024
In South Dakota wind farms vary a little year to year but generally produce at 40-45% capacity ... Most new wind and solar farms have a battery storage component.