A man died Tuesday after he got stuck in a manure tank on Sievers Family Farm in Stockton, Iowa.
Greenfield High School purchased a farm a few miles from the school to house its animals and teach students in its agriculture program about farming, animals and agriculture business.
“There’s a tremendous labor shortage and it’s hitting the agricultural community hard,” said Alex Cracchiolo of USA Farm Labor Inc. “The unfortunate reality is that we may have to start importing our food.”
Amy Hess served in the Army and the Air National Guard, first as an enlisted woman and later earning a commission. She retired in 2012 as a major and is enjoying her “retirement” on a small poultry farm near Aledo, in Mercer County.
Abbey Clancy has claimed she and Peter Crouch “hated each other” before welcoming their fourth child, which is why they refer to their youngest son as their "gift from God".
CARBONDALE — As President Joe Biden’s tax plan makes its way through Congress, some area farmers are concerned that with its passage, the lega…
This is the second in a three-part series of about the impact of farm runoff and the Central Illinois agriculture sector.
The Lakota’s commitment to restoring bison to their lands has far-reaching effects, even combatting climate change.
Coldplay relished the opportunity to play Glastonbury Festival's Live At Worthy Farm global livestream.
The Kinsey, Alabama, couple has a thriving organic CSA from just a quarter-acre of land.
Explore the potential of fresh, local produce — an Alabama CSA, how to compost, starting an urban garden and more.
When Eleanor Basehoar was a little girl, instead of watching cartoons, she was out helping her dad on the farm as he worked with the equipment or the cattle. But she still never expected to be a pig farmer today. With her four daughters, she leads an operation with 2,480 hogs.
When Eleanor Basehoar was a little girl, instead of watching cartoons, she was out helping her dad on the farm as he worked with the equipment or the cattle. But she still never expected to be a pig farmer today.
Janet McCabe chooses to work nights in the intensive care unit at Palos Health in Palos Heights. That frees up her days to rake and bale hay on the Orland Park-area farm when her husband, a mechanic, and her son, a general contractor, are at their off-farm jobs.
An autonomous weeder uses lasers to destroy unwanted vegetation growth. Carbon Robotics, an autonomous robotics company, has unveiled its thir…
The USDA program, Farm to Table Food Boxes, started mid-April 2020 to provide food for families effected by Covid-19 and also provide contract…
With planting season underway, Tracy Lillard, the overseer of the Illinois State Police’s social media channels, leverages the ISP’s main Facebook page, 33 other pages, seven Twitter accounts and three Instagram channels to drive home the importance of being mindful of massive, slow-moving farm vehicles.
See how weather affects maple syrup production and the ways Pennsylvania's Old State Farms prioritizes being kind to its trees.
Have you ever wondered how mushrooms grow? In the wild, mushrooms reproduce by releasing spores, the fungi equivalent of plant seeds. The mixi…
Kevin Miles, a 2008 graduate of Chicago Academy for the Arts, recently celebrated his one-year “commercial-aversary,” the first time the world got to see him publicly as Jake from State Farm.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reports that about 500,000 people are injured and 300 people die annually in ladder-related injuries.