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  • Get livestock insurance from Nationwide

    By Nationwide Farm Insurance

    Published May 14, 2019

    When you get an AgriChoice® farm insurance policy from Nationwide, you’re also getting protection for your livestock and poultry. That means your cows, bulls, swine, goats, lambs and sheep are covered. So are turkeys and other birds. What livestock insurance coversLivestock insurance covers broad causes of loss protection, including:Accidental shootingsAttacks by dogs or wild animals (except to sheep)EarthquakesElectrocutionFloodsLoading and unloading accidentsSudden and accidental collisions causing deathKeep in mind that there may be a limit on the value of any one animal, although higher limits may be available... Livestock, equipment and structures are covered in one policy...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    The Rise of The Organic Farm Market.

    By Robert Morgan

    Published Jun 12, 2018

    It for centuries was known that cattle which grazed where volcanic dust had settled would become ill and lame:: The reason was their high fluoride intake... In milk samples of different cattle (cows, camels, sheep, and goats), free and bound fluoride forms and its total (free (F) + bound (Fs)) contents were measured by ion-selective electrode... The concentration of total fluoride in the milk samples of sheep, goats, cows, and camels were observed in the range of 1... The resulted data indicated that the concentration of fluoride was higher in the milk samples of smaller cattle (sheep and goat), as compared to cow and camel... The percentage values of bound fluoride in the milk samples of sheep, goats, and cows were found to be 6...

    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

    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

    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

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

    By Gregory Heilers

    Published Jun 4, 2018

    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... Human application of herbicide is less preciseJohn, whose family operates a 400,000 acre sheep and cattle station in Northern South Australia, has seen an evolution of applied technology and farm employee labor...

    Farms For Sale Ireland / UK

    By James Kelly

    Published Mar 30, 2019

    ‘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

    Argentina rebounds thanks to partnering with Mexico, the newest and possibly wealthiest Associate Member of MERCOSUR

    By Robert Morgan

    Published Jun 18, 2018

    The Member; Argentina, has experienced fluctuations in economic growth over the past decade in recent years, growth has slowed sharply once again as dangerously high inflation pressures have weakened domestic demand... In recent years, growth has slowed sharply once again as dangerously high inflationary pressures have weakened domestic demand. Gross Domestic Demand(GDP) growth will be weak at best over the near term as export demand remains weak and high inflation impacts domestic demand growth... Argentina has one of the worlds largest Agricultural industries and exports are a key element of the economy... Beef, Sheep, Soya, and grains are exported throughout the world...

    How to feed your goats?

    By Andere Lutforovich

    Published Oct 24, 2018

    Habitation FoodCareThis first part is complex because it depends on the shade or housing types, environments, and managing the waste and keeping it clean... Gradually, it can increase the productivity of meat and milk. It is so essential to know, what you will feed the goats for ensuring faster... hay2/ green grass3/ clean and safe water4/ minerals (salt blocks) This is the most used feeds that I used, there are also a lot of feeds they can be feed. Here is a list of goat goods, what goat eats, and what you should not feed...

    Categories: Specialty

  • 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

    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

    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

    Casey And Adam Luck United States, VA, Spotsylvania

    About: We are a small family farm. We have been gardening for years and this year branched out to include chickens and bees. Currently looking into expanding with goats as well.
    Interests: Corn, Peanuts, Specialty/Vegetable, Dairy, Poultry, Cover Crops, Organic

    Gordon England United States, PA, Williamsburg

    Business Title: Penn England LLC
    Interests: Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Dairy

    Andy Grotrian United States, NE, Johnson

    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Organic, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Gary Sandberg United States, KS, Columbus

    Business Title: Sandberg Farms
    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Precision Ag

    Andy Love United States, CA, American Canyon

    Business Title: JLTop
    Interests: Cotton, Peanuts, Cover Crops

  • 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

    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

    Vegetable And Flower Seed Production

    Public
    Discussions/Information for vegetable seed production. Includes regulatory information for the Pacific Northwest region
    Interest: Specialty/Vegetable

    Ag Sustainability And Innovation

    Public
    Call for proposals / Call for applications in Agriculture, Agritech, FoodTech, Livestock, Aquaculture.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Agribusiness

  • Get livestock insurance from Nationwide

    By Nationwide Farm Insurance

    Published May 14, 2019

    When you get an AgriChoice® farm insurance policy from Nationwide, you’re also getting protection for your livestock and poultry. That means your cows, bulls, swine, goats, lambs and sheep are covered. So are turkeys and other birds. What livestock insurance coversLivestock insurance covers broad causes of loss protection, including:Accidental shootingsAttacks by dogs or wild animals (except to sheep)EarthquakesElectrocutionFloodsLoading and unloading accidentsSudden and accidental collisions causing deathKeep in mind that there may be a limit on the value of any one animal, although higher limits may be available... Livestock, equipment and structures are covered in one policy...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    The Rise of The Organic Farm Market.

    By Robert Morgan

    Published Jun 12, 2018

    It for centuries was known that cattle which grazed where volcanic dust had settled would become ill and lame:: The reason was their high fluoride intake... In milk samples of different cattle (cows, camels, sheep, and goats), free and bound fluoride forms and its total (free (F) + bound (Fs)) contents were measured by ion-selective electrode... The concentration of total fluoride in the milk samples of sheep, goats, cows, and camels were observed in the range of 1... The resulted data indicated that the concentration of fluoride was higher in the milk samples of smaller cattle (sheep and goat), as compared to cow and camel... The percentage values of bound fluoride in the milk samples of sheep, goats, and cows were found to be 6...

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

    By Gregory Heilers

    Published Jun 4, 2018

    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... Human application of herbicide is less preciseJohn, whose family operates a 400,000 acre sheep and cattle station in Northern South Australia, has seen an evolution of applied technology and farm employee labor...

    Farms For Sale Ireland / UK

    By James Kelly

    Published Mar 30, 2019

    ‘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

    Argentina rebounds thanks to partnering with Mexico, the newest and possibly wealthiest Associate Member of MERCOSUR

    By Robert Morgan

    Published Jun 18, 2018

    The Member; Argentina, has experienced fluctuations in economic growth over the past decade in recent years, growth has slowed sharply once again as dangerously high inflation pressures have weakened domestic demand... In recent years, growth has slowed sharply once again as dangerously high inflationary pressures have weakened domestic demand. Gross Domestic Demand(GDP) growth will be weak at best over the near term as export demand remains weak and high inflation impacts domestic demand growth... Argentina has one of the worlds largest Agricultural industries and exports are a key element of the economy... Beef, Sheep, Soya, and grains are exported throughout the world...

    How to feed your goats?

    By Andere Lutforovich

    Published Oct 24, 2018

    Habitation FoodCareThis first part is complex because it depends on the shade or housing types, environments, and managing the waste and keeping it clean... Gradually, it can increase the productivity of meat and milk. It is so essential to know, what you will feed the goats for ensuring faster... hay2/ green grass3/ clean and safe water4/ minerals (salt blocks) This is the most used feeds that I used, there are also a lot of feeds they can be feed. Here is a list of goat goods, what goat eats, and what you should not feed...

    Categories: Specialty

    How to Time Cover Crop Termination and Get an Effective Burndown

    By Laura Barrera

    Published Jul 1, 2019

    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

    Tax Planning for Farmers Considering Selling their Land or Business

    By Tyler Davis

    Published Feb 12

    The tax consequences of selling a farm or agribusiness should be at the top of the mind of every landowner... Even though putting the farm up for sale makes logical sense in most situations, farmers often have an emotional connection to their land and business that exceeds that of other industries... But, it will discuss many essential accounting tips, tax issues, and post-sale considerations related to the sale of a farm or agribusiness. The first question farmers generally ask when selling their land or business is “How much do I owe Uncle Sam?” The answer to that question is “it depends. ” Generally, the sale of a farm will generate both Capital and Ordinary gains...

    Categories: Ag Issues in Washington, Agribusiness

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

    By Tyler Davis

    Published Aug 2, 2019

    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 Benefits of Farm Flight Stand Counts

    By Sam Baker

    Published Feb 21

    Agriculture is one of the most competitive markets in the world, and in competitive markets every decision matters. Every season, farmers are faced with choices that can make or break their harvest, and oftentimes there is not much data available to help in the decision making process. Farm Flight’s goal is to help farmers mitigate risk when making these crucial decisions with the use of machine learning and drone technology... One of the many services that Farm Flight can offer to farmers are stand counts... With a simple 20 minute flight, farmers can find out exactly how many plants they have growing in their fields and can plan accordingly...

    Categories: Organic, Precision Ag, Specialty

  • Posted By Sorghum Producers
    Dec 3, 2016

    "Planting annual forages can lower the parasite risk."
    http://www.lancasterfarming.com/news/main_edition/grazing-techniques-can-combat-parasites/article_d23355f8-8043-5e3f-805c-bc1ae84cf95f.html

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    Posted By Ag Policy
    Dec 26, 2019

    https://www.fda.gov/animal-veterinary/cvm-updates/fda-continues-address-antiparasitic-resistance-livestock-and-horses

    Posted By Gregory Heilers
    May 12, 2018

    The legendary Joel Salatin weighed in on this article with advice on how to find the perfect intern! https://agfuse.com/article/how-to-source-farm-interns

    Posted By James Kelly
    Mar 30, 2019

    https://agfuse.com/article/farms-for-sale-ireland-uk

    Posted By Andere Lutforovich
    Oct 24, 2018

    https://agfuse.com/article/how-to-feed-your-goats-and-care-in-this-winter

    Posted By Cover Crops
    Dec 5, 2018

    https://www.agupdate.com/theprairiestar/news/livestock/let-sheep-be-the-cover-crop-terminators-fertilizers/article_a6024072-1d6b-11e8-9d85-03751cff2fcd.html

    WFP Innovation Accelerator for Startups with high-potential solutions to disrupt hunger worldwide

    The WFP Innovation Accelerator sources, supports and scales high-potential solutions to hunger worldwide. We provide WFP staff, entrepreneurs, start-ups, companies and non-governmental organizations with access to funding, mentorship, hands-on support and WFP operations.

    Apply to receive up to $100,000 in equity-free funding, with further funding dependent upon progress and measurable achievement of key targets.

    Application deadline for cohort 2: March 9, 2020

    Illustration Photo: H2Grow is using low-tech hydroponic units to help Sahrawi refugees grow fresh green animal fodder locally and strengthen food security in the community. Goats fed with fresh fodder increased their milk production by 250%, whilst meat quality and quantity improved considerably. (credits: H2Grow / WFP)

    Check more https://adalidda.com/posts/Mpr3baCwfxzEjtoar/wfp-innovation-accelerator-for-startups-with-high-potential

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    Posted By Farmers Under Forty
    Dec 31, 2019

    https://agfuse.com/article/how-to-source-farm-interns

    Posted By Ag Marketing
    Dec 26, 2019

    https://www.farmprogress.com/livestock/another-year-same-sheep-and-goat-markets

    Posted By Farmers Under Forty
    Sep 11, 2019

    https://agfuse.com/article/how-to-source-farm-interns