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2014-02-26 23:25:00

Exploring the latest innovations and advancements in agribusiness. Oakley, KS (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Frontier Ag, Inc. announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer airing later this year on RFD-TV. Frontier Ag leads agribusiness with financial strength as a progressive cooperative supplier, providing excellent products and services that benefit both the customer and cooperative. This segment will explore Frontier Ag's full service...

2014-02-21 23:20:41

DMG Productions explores the latest advancements in agricultural storage solutions. Winnipeg, Manitoba (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 Westeel announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer airing later this year on RFD-TV. This episode of American Farmer will explore Westeel, a global manufacturer of steel storage products for a wide-range of on-farm and commercial storage solutions for the agricultural industry. Viewers will be educated on Westeel's...

2014-02-18 23:24:35

Exploring the latest advancements in marketing management for the Ag industry. Clarendon Hills, IL (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 AgYield announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer airing later this year on RFD-TV. AgYield, which was created to empower farmers, is backed by 45 years of clearing and commodities risk management experience and agricultural expertise stemming from three generations of family farming. This segment will educate viewers on...

2014-02-17 23:22:53

Exploring the latest innovations and advancements in sulfur-fertilizer. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Charah, Inc., a total solutions company providing unparalleled service and innovation, announced today that its SUL4R-PLUS® product for the agricultural industry will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer, airing later this year on RFD-TV. Viewers will be educated on how this new patent-pending pelletized sulfate product is unlike any other...

2014-02-15 23:02:34

In response to an article on USDA, Colle Farmers Market, the leading online organic farmers market, discusses one Montana couple’s strategy on organic farming. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) February 15, 2014 Colle Farmers Market, an organic farmers market, responds to an article by USDA on January 2, which details how one Montana couple developed an unconventional approach toward organic farming. According to the USDA article titled “Montana Seed Growers ‘Sow’ Importance of Organic...

2014-02-14 23:20:52

DMG Productions explores the latest advancements in precision agriculture. (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 E4 Crop Intelligence announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer, airing later this year on RFD-TV. E4 Crop Intelligence represents the industry's first integrated precision ag support platform. American Farmer will explore how this single-system solution helps growers with their entire precision ag program. Viewers will learn about services and...

2014-02-06 16:28:44

Also Declares Quarterly Dividends on Preferred Stock WASHINGTON, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac) today announced that it has increased the quarterly dividend paid on Farmer Mac's common stock by 17 percent from the previous quarter. Farmer Mac's board of directors has declared a first quarter dividend of $0.14 per share on each of Farmer Mac's three classes of common stock - Class A Voting Common Stock (NYSE: AGM.A), Class B...

2014-02-04 23:23:17

Companies Create Premier Real-Time Weather and Market Information Network Des Moines, Iowa (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 DuPont Pioneer and DTN/The Progressive Farmer announced today a collaboration that will bring instant weather and market information, as well as innovative grain trading capabilities, to growers. Building on the two businesses’ rich legacies of innovation in the agriculture industry, this collaboration will enable real-time information exchanges to help growers make...

2014-02-04 16:24:11

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Farmland Trust today praised final Congressional adoption of the new Farm Bill which makes the biggest reform in agricultural policy in years, according to Andrew McElwaine, President and CEO of AFT. "The new Farm Bill requires farmers who receive crop insurance premium assistance to have a conservation plan which helps protect erodible soil and wetlands," said McElwaine. "Conservation compliance in past has been...

2014-01-29 23:31:05

With support from Growers Mineral Solutions, Lakes Country Living begins filming more farm and rural lifestyle stories about outstate Minnesota. Brandon, Minnesota (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Lakes Country Living, a half-hour made-for-cable video magazine featuring stories of rural Minnesota, has announced a new sponsorship agreement with Growers Chemical Corporation, the Ohio-based manufacturer of Growers Mineral Solutions. The sponsorship is timed in conjunction with the beginning of the...


Latest Farmer Reference Libraries

Plough (Plow)
2013-07-31 09:25:38

Plough or plow is a tool used by farmers in order to prepare a field for the planting of a crop. By using this tool the farmer is able to overturn the soil, bringing up nutrients, while covering weeds and other remnants for added compost. Aeration of the soil is also achieved, giving a fresh moisture absorbing base for the planting of a crop. Horses and oxen have been the traditional way, since human powered plows were not as sufficient, that farmers plowed their fields. In places where...

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2008-05-07 17:00:28

The Boerboel is a very large South African working breed. It was originally bred to be a farmer's dog and to defend the homestead. It is a heavy mastiff breed that is obedient, intelligent and dominant. It is thought that the breed was derived from interbreeding African species with French, British and Dutch breeds. The Boerboel should stand 23 to 28 inches high and can weigh between 154 and 200 pounds. It is a well-balanced, substantial breed. Its head is one of its most recognizable...

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