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Ten Wild and Wacky Farm-Related Guinness World Records

From a high-jumping llama to the oldest seed ever to sprout, there are some incredible... (more)

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January 13, 2017
The USDA is Conducting a Check Up on the Financial Health of...

Three thousand randomly selected dairy farmers – including 800 with organic dairy operations”“across 28 states... (more)

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January 6, 2017
A Dangerous “Superbug” Has Been Found on a U.S. Pig Farm. Should...

An Ohio State University research team has discovered a multi-drug resistant form of bacteria on... (more)

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January 5, 2017
Rise of the (Cow Milking) Robots

DeLaval International, a large Swedish producer of dairy and other farming equipment, is installing 24... (more)

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December 12, 2016
Did Ben Franklin Actually Prefer the Turkey to the Bald Eagle As...

Ben Franklin may have loved turkeys, but it turns out he didn't actually want them... (more)

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November 17, 2016
Halloween’s Agricultural Roots

Halloween's ancient roots are as much about agriculture as scary costumes and jack-o-lanterns. Maybe this... (more)

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October 31, 2016
Meet the Beagle Brigade: Protecting American Ag One Sniff at a Time

If you try to sneak plants, meat, or other agricultural products into the country, you're... (more)

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October 12, 2016
The Meaning Behind the Sacred White American Bison

For the Sioux people, the white bison is sacred and deeply connected with their spiritual... (more)

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September 19, 2016