Another unexpected event hit the heartland as a major fire struck the Tyson Foods beef processing plant in southwest Kansas on Aug. 9.
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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency is expanding its payment options to now accept debit cards and Automated Clearing House debit. These paperless payment options enable FSA customers to pay farm loan payments, measurement service fees, farm program debt repayments and administrative service fees, as well as to purchase aerial maps.
On Sept. 6, in Great Falls, the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame and the C.M. Russell Museum will celebrate the second Saddle of Honor to be awarded to a famous Montana cowboy. This year’s recipient will be “Montana’s Storyteller in Bronze,” Jay Joseph Contway.
Kansas State University Extension wildlife control specialist Charles Lee said it’s important to know what kind of rodents are digging holes in alfalfa fields to see if there is a way of controlling them.
Rob Rhoads of Virginia Tech discusses the metabolic and physiological changes cattle make when heat stressed in remarks at the American Society of Animal Scientists annual meeting. This video news is provided by Certified Angus Beef LLC and the American Angus Association. Visit www.CABcattle…
The Georgia weekly livestock auction summary indicated receipts of 6,036 head of cattle selling the week of Aug. 9 to 15, compared to 8,992 head the previous reporting period, according to the USDA-Georgia Department of Agriculture Market News, Thomasville, Georgia.
Invite your friends and neighbors over, spread out some comfy seating and dim the lights. Whether it’s a birthday sleepover, an adults-only gathering or nearly anything in-between, hosting a movie night in the comfort of your own home – or on a projector in the yard—can be the perfect escape. Of course, tasty snacks only add to the fun.
Back-to-school season means busy schedules filled with extracurricular activities, homework and carpools. It can be challenging to find quality time to spend with loved ones, let alone get a wholesome, homemade meal on the table.
Enjoy your summer with fresh fruit like strawberries in this easy strawberry shortcake recipe.
From backyard barbecues and family picnics to a bright addition to seasonal recipes, sweet cherries not only provide a boost of flavor but also pack a punch when it comes to nutrition, helping keep you and your family healthy during busy summer months.
Backyard barbecues and family picnics are plentiful during the summer months, so chances are good you’ll host or attend at least one event this season. While you’ll likely feast on a bevy of hamburgers, hot dogs and summer salads, a menu filled with fresh, delicious sides makes for a meal worth celebrating.
Invite your friends and neighbors over, spread out some comfy seating and dim the lights. Whether it’s a birthday sleepover, an adults-only gathering or nearly anything in-between, hosting a movie night in the comfort of your own home—or on a projector in the yard—can be the perfect escape. Of course, tasty snacks only add to the fun.