Blogs Tagged farm programs

  1. Climate Change From A Faith-based Perspective

    Farmers need to help find solutions to cope with climate change, says a discussion at a church in Ames.

    04/07/2014

  2. Women in Agriculture Hold the Future of Many Farms

    About half of the farmland in the U.S. is owned or co-owned by women.

    04/01/2014

  3. What's In The Farm Bill 'Bag' For You

    Hundreds of groups thanked Congress for finally getting the Farm Bill done. Here's a peek at what's in it for Northeast farmers.

    02/11/2014

  4. Randall Reeder Presents Will Rogers

    Ohio farmers might want to ask Santa to bring them a copy of this new book capturing the agricultural comments of famed humorist Will Rogers.

    11/19/2013

  5. Government Shutdown, Debt Ceiling Put Farm Bill On The Back Burner

    Dairy policy, food stamp funding among major issues to be worked out in conference.

    10/10/2013

  6. Conservation Compliance Not Always Clear

    One thing is clear, if you want to remain eligible for federal farm programs, you best have a determination made before one tree is cut or one puddle drained.

    10/04/2013

  7. Farm Bill And Fireworks On 4th of July

    Aggravated by gridlock in Washington, Iowa farm leaders urge Congress to pass a new farm bill.

    07/04/2013

  8. Are We Listening? Are We Farming Soviet-style?

    These references to "Soviet-style" farming throw me, just as statements about President Obama and his socialistic policies.

    06/24/2013

  9. Optimism Grows For A 2013 Farm Bill

    But the key to a new Farm Bill depends on a floor vote in the House.

    05/20/2013

  10. Farmers Don't Wait for Help. They Just Get Things Done

    When the chips are down, farmers usually roll up their sleeves and they just get 'er done.

    05/21/2013