Looking for alternative treatments to chemical pesticides?

August Focus On Farming from A Greener World August 2019 Looking for alternative treatments to chemical pesticides? Through consistent observation, you always noticed which herd members were more susceptible to internal and external parasites. Fecal sampling helped you identify a few silent carriers: heavily infested animals spreading parasites on your pastures even though they showed …

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Nearly 17,000 Dairy Operations Enrolled in Dairy Margin Coverage Program

You are subscribed to FSA News Releases for USDA Farm Service Agency. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USFSA/bulletins/2599bff Nearly 17,000 Dairy Operations Enrolled in Dairy Margin Coverage Program 08/19/2019 03:00 PM EDT WASHINGTON, Aug. 19, 2019 — The U.S. …

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Passion for Plants Paves the Way

Liz Graznak is owner and operator of Happy Hollow Farm in rural Moniteau County, Missouri. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. #FridaysOnTheFarm: Passion for Plants Paves the Way Meet Liz Graznak, owner and operator of Happy Hollow Farm in rural Moniteau County, Missouri. Her priorities are to run an organic, sustainable, and …

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Birds of a Feather on Working Lands

Sage grouse and golden-winged warblers benefit from landowners’ proactive stewardship of working ag lands. Trouble viewing this email? View it as a webpage. Birds of a Feather on Working Lands What does a football-sized upland bird that struts around western sagebrush country have in common with a graceful finger-sized songbird that migrates between eastern forests …

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Report: Farmers Prevented from Planting Crops on More than 19 Million Acres

You are subscribed to FSA News Releases for USDA Farm Service Agency. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USFSA/bulletins/2581afb Report: Farmers Prevented from Planting Crops on More than 19 Million Acres 08/12/2019 01:30 PM EDT WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2019 – …

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USDA Announces Deregulation of Increased Yield, Herbicide-Resistant GE Soybean

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is deregulating a soybean variety, developed by Verdeca, LLC (Verdeca), genetically engineered (GE) for increased yield potential and resistance to the herbicide glufosinate. As part of the petition process, APHIS prepared …

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USDA Announces Deregulation of Altered Oil Profile and Herbicide-Resistant GE Canola

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is deregulating a canola variety, developed by BASF Plant Science L.P. (BASF), genetically engineered (GE) to convert oleic acid to docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), as well as for …

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