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  • David Berg United States, AZ, Scottsdale

    Business Title: Redirect Health
    Job Title: Founder
    Interests: Marketing, Agribusiness, Recruiting And Loyalty, Work Comp

    Recent College Grad? Why Now Is The Perfect Time To Pursue A Career In Farming

    By Cortney Farmer

    Published 1 years, 5 months ago

    Recent decades have resulted in a steady and significant decline in the number of working farmers in our country, for a variety of reasons. Fickle consumers, climate changes, growing conditions, and a slew of other factors beyond our control can prompt the closure of existing farms as well as deter would-be growers from launching a farming career. The changing educational landscape in America has also contributed to the dwindling numbers of farmers found here... The upswing in white-collar careers has made an impact in several trade-centric industries, including agronomy, where the average age of farmers is currently 58 years old and rising... Department of Labor anticipates an increase in various green jobs such as food, environmental, and renewable energy careers throughout 2018, resulting in a concentrated effort in college recruiting over the next several years...

    Andrew Simons United States, MI, Flint

    Business Title: MASA Ag Llc
    About: We operate a small farm in Flint, mi. We are practicing regenerative agriculture both indoors, outdoors, and in the greenhouses
    Interests: Specialty/Vegetable, CBD Hemp

    Jay Brandt United States, OH, Carroll

    About: Farm 1000 acres corn, beans, cereal rye with my father 100% no-till. Co-owner of Walnut Creek Seeds (cover crop and organic corn and beans) with my wife and father.
    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Beef Cattle, Poultry, Hogs, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Organic, Marketing, Agribusiness, Cereal Rye

    Cara Randolph United States, CO, Cortez

    Business Title: FarmAndRancher.com
    Job Title: CEO
    About: CEO of FarmAndRancher.com. Farmer, Rancher, High Altitude Black Angus in SW Colorado, Organic Farmer, Wife of Ag/Livestock, Auctioneer
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness, Hemp, Goats, Social

    Alexander Zogas Israel, Central District, Rehovot

    Business Title: EMNOTION
    Job Title: CTO
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Harland Peterson United States, SD, Britton

    Business Title: Soil Conservation District
    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington

    Thomas Grandperrin France, Provence-Alpes-Cite dAzur, Avignon

    Interests: Peanuts, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Organic, Vineyard

    Anand Raja India, Tamil Nadu, Kumbakonam

    Interests: Organic, Irrigation, Marketing, Agribusiness

  • David Berg United States, AZ, Scottsdale

    Business Title: Redirect Health
    Job Title: Founder
    Interests: Marketing, Agribusiness, Recruiting And Loyalty, Work Comp

    Andrew Simons United States, MI, Flint

    Business Title: MASA Ag Llc
    About: We operate a small farm in Flint, mi. We are practicing regenerative agriculture both indoors, outdoors, and in the greenhouses
    Interests: Specialty/Vegetable, CBD Hemp

    Jay Brandt United States, OH, Carroll

    About: Farm 1000 acres corn, beans, cereal rye with my father 100% no-till. Co-owner of Walnut Creek Seeds (cover crop and organic corn and beans) with my wife and father.
    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Beef Cattle, Poultry, Hogs, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Organic, Marketing, Agribusiness, Cereal Rye

    Cara Randolph United States, CO, Cortez

    Business Title: FarmAndRancher.com
    Job Title: CEO
    About: CEO of FarmAndRancher.com. Farmer, Rancher, High Altitude Black Angus in SW Colorado, Organic Farmer, Wife of Ag/Livestock, Auctioneer
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness, Hemp, Goats, Social

    Alexander Zogas Israel, Central District, Rehovot

    Business Title: EMNOTION
    Job Title: CTO
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Harland Peterson United States, SD, Britton

    Business Title: Soil Conservation District
    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington

    Thomas Grandperrin France, Provence-Alpes-Cite dAzur, Avignon

    Interests: Peanuts, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Organic, Vineyard

    Anand Raja India, Tamil Nadu, Kumbakonam

    Interests: Organic, Irrigation, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Poornachandra Konduru India, Andhra Pradesh, Tirumala - Tirupati

    Interests: Cover Crops, Organic, Irrigation, Marketing, Agribusiness

  • Fertility And Soils

    Public
    A group dedicated to providing information on crop fertility and soil qualities.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Cover Crops

    Farm And Rancher

    Public
    Engaging Farmers and Ranchers
    Interest: Beef Cattle, Organic, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Hunting And Fishing

    Public
    Post the pictures of your hunting and fishing success!
    Interest:

    LandHub

    Public
    Sell Your Land, Land Your Dream! LandHub.com is a portal connecting land buyers and sellers.
    Interest: Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Small-scale farming and Homesteading

    Public
    This group is for people who are small-scale farming or homesteading to connect with each other and share information and experiences. CSA's, organic gardening, animal husbandry, etc.
    Interest: Specialty/Vegetable, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Organic, Irrigation

    Ag Sustainability And Innovation

    Public
    Posts related to sustainability and innovation for agriculture
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Agribusiness

    Farm Finance and Management

    Public
    Here’s a group to discuss all of the finance and management decisions that need to be made when operating a farm.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Animal Nutrition and Feed Study

    Public
    Hello everyone. I am conducting a study on animal nutrition and feed habits by farmers in North America. I am looking to network and connect with livestock farmers for the study.
    Interest: Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty

    AgTech News By Agroop

    Public
    News, articles and opinion pieces on AgTech.
    Interest: Precision Ag

  • Recent College Grad? Why Now Is The Perfect Time To Pursue A Career In Farming

    By Cortney Farmer

    Published 1 years, 5 months ago

    Recent decades have resulted in a steady and significant decline in the number of working farmers in our country, for a variety of reasons. Fickle consumers, climate changes, growing conditions, and a slew of other factors beyond our control can prompt the closure of existing farms as well as deter would-be growers from launching a farming career. The changing educational landscape in America has also contributed to the dwindling numbers of farmers found here... The upswing in white-collar careers has made an impact in several trade-centric industries, including agronomy, where the average age of farmers is currently 58 years old and rising... Department of Labor anticipates an increase in various green jobs such as food, environmental, and renewable energy careers throughout 2018, resulting in a concentrated effort in college recruiting over the next several years...

    A New Era of Farm Employees: Farm Technicians vs. Farm Hands?

    By Gregory Heilers

    Published 1 years, 4 months ago

    Traditional agricultural skills that made civilization possible are still alive and in use today. At the same time, hundreds of farm technician job listings across the US, and the rise of precision agriculture and software, clearly evidence the need for technologically-savvy farm technicians in the 21st century agricultural industry... Satellite technology provides a broader view of agricultureTo assess the current state of affairs across the globe, I solicited the expert advice from one of the preeminent farmers in the United States, Joel Salatin, co-owner of Polyface Farm, and John Fargher, co-founder and COO of Australia-based cutting-edge farm management software, AgriWebb. Ecological Farming: the Science Behind Farming Isn’t ChangingIn Joel’s mind, while an individual farmer’s understanding of agriculture may change, the science behind soil health and fertility hasn’t and won’t... ”Compost is the same, but practices have changed on some farmsJoel’s advice for someone looking to educate themselves on ecological farming ranged from reading The Stockman Grass Farmer and ACRES USA to “spending time walking and thinking on your farm...

    Expanding Your Farm?

    By Nationwide Farm Insurance

    Published 5 months ago

    Top 10 Things to Consider when Expanding your Farm Operation Farmers and ranchers are innovative business-people who are not afraid to take risks... Sometimes that means expanding into areas that can include commercial activities, like seed conditioning, hauling other peoples' grain, custom spraying, or even agritourism or a farm stand. We’ve compiled a list of the Top 10 things you should consider whenever you have a discussion about expanding your farm or ranch business. The bottom line: It's important to do your homework, and be sure to contact your insurance agent... Check federal, state and county laws and ordinancesCheck to see what building codes, permits or licenses may be needed prior to starting any new business or adding new construction2...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    Learn about wildfire safety and fire prevention tips

    By Nationwide Farm Insurance

    Published 4 months ago

    The combination of increased risk and high-value assets makes fire protection at farms and ranches a high priority. The first step in minimizing the fire and wildfire risk is increased knowledge and awareness... Take several basic steps right now to protect your family, farm/ranch and property from disaster. Basic fire prevention preparation To minimize the risk of possible fire hazards in your operations and residence:Remove or isolate highly flammable and combustible materials and accelerantsTrain and conduct fire drills for employees and family membersDevelop a plan to evacuate livestock, or maintain an area where livestock can be moved, such as a plowed or heavily-grazed field or pasture with water and shadeWork with your fire department to make sure an adequate water supply is available and that obstructions are removed from aisles, walkways, driveways and doorsProvide a list of stored hazardous materials to your fire department, and update regularlyStress the importance of everyday maintenance and housekeepingPost signs and enforce “no smoking” bans in barns and around machinery and combustible and flammable materialsInstall, inspect and maintain appropriate smoke alarms, fire extinguishers and sprinklers in residences and farm buildings, on combines and tractors, and around mechanized equipmentFarm building and Resources When building or remodeling, meet the most-recently-approved requirements of your state and local building, electrical and fire codes. Where possible, use ignition-resistant or noncombustible building materials and:Install smoke detectors and fire alarms...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    21st Century American Ag: Sourcing Successors and Finding Farmland

    By Gregory Heilers

    Published 1 years, 2 months ago

    farming population continues to mature, another alarming trend develops: in the last decade, farmland values have more than doubled . The USDA’s Economic Research found that average farm estate values, including land and buildings, “more than doubled, rising from $1,483 per acre in 2000 to $3,060 in 2015... com/watch?v=UI_7FuLQ1vg The Intersection of Young and Experienced Farmers Still, the situation isn’t all that grim. The growing number of established farms having no heir apparent occurs just as numerous young, landless, would-be farmers face increasing land values... Can your farm spare a cabin while benefiting from a sweat equity deal? While access to American farmland is, in some ways, even more limited today than in generations past, there are still a number of reasons why now is a great time for young people to pursue a career in farming...

    1031 Exchanges and Farm Land: 5 Things that Landowners Need to Know

    By Tyler Davis

    Published 2 months ago

    A 1031 Exchange is a tax-deferred swap program in which farmers and others in the agriculture industry can participate. Farmland, vacant land, and certain agriculture assets are considered real estate assets under the Internal Revenue Code. As much, farmers and others are able to utilize Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 1031 in order to defer tax upon the disposition of farmland and acquisition of a “like-kind” piece of property. Section 1031 exchanges, which originally began in the 1920’s, have seen numerous tweaks and changes over the years to get us to the rules that are in place today... In order for the taxpayer to defer taxes, they must identify the new property within forty-five days of the disposition closing date and close on the new “like-kind” property within 180 days of the disposition closing date...

    Categories: Ag Issues in Washington, Agribusiness

    The Simple Business Lesson that Farmland Partners Can Teach Us

    By The Crossover

    Published 1 years, 2 months ago

    There’s a simple lesson to be learned from the recent Farmland Partner’s accusations that has nothing to do with ethics... The recent article that came out this week on Seeking Alpha was posted anonymously and, while the author provides a strong argument, time (and pending lawsuits) will uncover the truth... Not for the purposes of picking on Farmland Partners but to get a good reminder of a simple business lesson that can lead to ruin if forgotten (as it often is). A good investment is determined by two factors: The price you pay relative to the value of the investment and the rate of return that the investment produces... If you live or farm in an area where Farmland Partners has purchased property in recent years, and you have an idea of what fair market value is in your area, then there’s a good chance that one of the major themes of the article was not news to you...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    Farms For Sale Ireland / UK

    By James Kelly

    Published 6 months ago

    ‘Finding Farms Made Simple’Farms For Sale Ireland / UK is a ‘one-stop-shop’ for agricultural land, property and farms for sale across Ireland and the UK. Agricultural property listings span all categories of farming enterprises including residential farms / estates, arable farm, beef and sheep enterprises, dairy units, equestrian facilities, fishery farms, forestry / woodlands, pig and poultry units, mushroom units and small holdings. Potential rural property buyers have easy-to-use search tools to customise their search by country, county/state, type of farm, area size and price range... Estate agents benefit from bespoke Agency and multiple Agent profiles. Properties can be allocated to specific agents/negotiators with their individual contact and social networking details...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    How to Time Cover Crop Termination and Get an Effective Burndown

    By Laura Barrera

    Published 3 months ago

    Even by June 2, “both corn and soybean planting were proceeding at a record slow pace... Penn State Extension Educator and Agronomist Heidi Reed says she saw several farmers in York County, Pa... In fact, some found planting green was better because the cover crops helped keep their fields drier, making it easier for them to drive on their fields and plant than if they would’ve killed the cover crop sooner... After PlantingWhat are your cash and cover crop species?One of the first factors to consider in deciding whether to terminate cover crops before or after planting is the cash crop that will follow... For starters, it’s preferable to roll the cover crop when planting corn green, as that will help sunlight reach the young germinating corn plants and warm the soil evenly across the field for uniform emergence...

    Categories: Cover Crops

    Irrigation Preventative Maintenance and Start-up

    By Carolina Irrigation Solutions

    Published 1 years, 5 months ago

    -This practice can be applied to many aspects of your life and business, and certainly applies to irrigation on your farm and money in your wallet... Something as small as finding a clogged low pressure drain can prevent a pivot from holding water and building corrosion in the pipe... Center Point:Grease pivot swivelCheck connection in the collector ringInspect Anchor boltsCheck running light operationInspect ground rodTest pump automation Inspect lightening arrestorLook for leaks near the center pointSpans:Check low pressure drainsPull sand trapInspect tower box for any loose wire connectionsVisually inspect nuts and bolt and structural componentsInspect tower box contactorsInspect machine AlignmentDrive Units:Check oil and drain water in wheel and centerdrive gearboxesCheck gearbox ventilation hole in the expansion chamberInspect drive shaft shield placementCheck tire air pressureGrease towable hubsInspect gearbox input and output sealsCheck proper tightness of bolts and wheel lug nutsInspect that the motor lead cable is properly securedInspect drive shaft u-jointsInspect clamps around span flex joint bootsInspect connection in centerdrive junction box and drain holesThese are some of the main check points to perform in the fall season. Also, at early spring start-up it is best to remove your end gun plate and flush the system of corrosive build up... Hopefully this list helps prevent your farm from costly cures in the future!We are a Valley dealer located in Hartsville, SC and would like to hear from you! If you need assistance or have any questions please contact us @ Carolina Irrigation Solutions 319 Tema Road Hartsville, SC 29550 mailto:Valley@carolinairrigation...

    Categories: Irrigation

  • Posted By Cortney Farmer
    1 years, 5 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/recent-college-grad-why-now-is-the-perfect-time-to-pursue-a-career-in-farming

    Posted By AgCareers.com Team
    1 years, 3 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/diversity-in-agriculture-how-diverse-amp-inclusive-is-the-industry-

    Posted By Technology
    1 years, 3 months ago

    http://www.precisionag.com/industry-news/ag-equipment-manufacturers-3-trends-to-shape-farming-going-forward/

    Posted By Farmers Under Forty
    1 years, 3 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/diversity-in-agriculture-how-diverse-amp-inclusive-is-the-industry-

    Posted By Farm Community Announcements & Insights
    1 years, 3 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/diversity-in-agriculture-how-diverse-amp-inclusive-is-the-industry-

    Posted By Farmers Under Forty
    1 month ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/diversity-in-agriculture-how-diverse-amp-inclusive-is-the-industry-

    Posted By Angie Setzer
    1 years, 4 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/citizens-weekly-newsletter-june-8-2018

    Posted By Laura Barrera
    11 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/what-farmers-need-to-know-about-mycorrhizae

    Posted By Fertility And Soils
    1 years, 2 months ago

    https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/to-feed-the-world-sustainably-repair-the-soil/

    Posted By Laura Barrera
    1 years, 4 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/how-yield-champions-use-cover-crops-for-growing-higher-bushels