Biotech Partnerships

Biotech seeds have been approved by global safety agencies for nearly 20 years.  The following agencies have approved biotech crops to be as safe and acceptable as their conventional counterparts include: The U.N. World Health Organization (WHO) The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) The European...

Women in Ag Resources

Women in Ag Resources: Resources from Partners with the U.S. Department of Agriculture White House Council on Women and Girls – join the national discussion about opportunity, leadership, and the unique challenges faced by women The Small Business Administration has many resources...

Women In Ag

Women in Ag According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the 2012 Agricultural Census, nearly one-million women are working America’s lands. That is nearly a third of our nation’s farmers. These women are generating $12.9 billion in annual agricultural sales. ...

Nutrition Survey 2001–2010

Nutrition Survey 2001-2010 Current U.S. dietary guidance includes recommendations to increase intakes of both dietary fiber and whole grain with at least half of all grains consumed being whole grains. This recommendations come from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (2001–2010) and...

Are Farmers Rich?

Are Farmers Rich? An interesting question that many people want to know.  Yes, farmers are rich in many ways, but farmers are not wealthy.  They have a full life filled with nature and family, and the fulfillment of seeing the...

GPS Increases Efficiency

Farming is probably the oldest industry known to man, with techniques passed down through generations. It is, by its very nature, dependent on seasons, along with intuition and toil. When one thinks of farming in the “old fashion” sense, technology...