USDA NASS to take first hemp surveys

IARN — Agriculture evolves. It changes. It never stays the same from one generation to the next. However, the principles have not changed throughout history. Plant your seeds. Take care of them. Feed them. Protect them as much as you can, and hope Mother Nature blesses you with abundance. The changes we have witnessed haven’t always been in what we are doing, it is how we are doing it. Read more


Gallagher announces end of DMI tenure

IARN — Dairy Management Inc. is transitioning to new leadership.

DMI – the dairy checkoff program that drives trust and sales of dairy products on behalf of America’s 31,000 dairy farm families and importers – recently announced that Tom Gallagher has decided to conclude his 30-year tenure as CEO to devote more time to teaching and other opportunities. Read more