My favorite thing about farming is the freedom it gives me to do what I want.You can make your own food, you can buy your own stuff, you don’t need to worry about the local government or your neighbor’s.There’s no market to feed people, and the people who do get food are often very happy.But […]
Agriculture grants help farmers grow their crops in the U.S. and around the world.But they can also be abused to help the wealthy and powerful acquire property.Some of the biggest recipients of federal agricultural research have the potential to benefit from the programs.Here’s what you need to know about what’s happening on your farm.
By David McNeill | 12 March 2018 09:07:24A number of recent publications have focused on the definition of agriculture in Australia.A new report from the Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (DAFA) aims to provide an overview of the definition in the country.The Department’s definition is broadly based, and includes farming, farming activities and […]
Agronomists are making the most of a new crop that has come to be known as the ‘organic crop’.They say that it can be grown with minimal chemical inputs and is also less polluting.Read: The future of agriculture is organic, says Gurdev Pancholy, chairman of the All India Organic Food Association, in a video uploaded […]
The most simple, but effective way to grow crops is to simply buy the seeds and cut them up.You can buy them in bulk online, or you can even buy them at your local grocery store.If you don’t want to go out and spend a lot of money, you can use a small, inexpensive farm-to-table […]
The agri crop, also known as ‘garden produce’ or ‘wild rice’, is the staple food of many nations and is often the source of much of the world’s food.But as the global food crisis has deepened, so has the demand for this crop.The number of tonnes of wild rice produced worldwide has doubled since the […]
Posted June 13, 2019 09:56:47NC Agriculture has partnered with NC Agricultural for a new grant program that will help farmers and ranchers with advanced agricultural research.The NC Ag Research and Development (NCARD), a partnership of NC Agriculture, NC State, and NC State Cooperative Extension, will be providing grants to farmers, ranchers, and farmers’ cooperative members […]
The Pa.Department of Agriculture has awarded a $40 million grant to the Pennsylvania Department of Natural Resources to help rural Pennsylvania farmers get a bit more cash in their pockets.The grants are aimed at helping rural farmers, including farmers of large commercial farms, expand their farms and help with a variety of crop maintenance.The department […]