Bartholomew County's new ordinance says farms with more than 600 pigs must be 500 feet from homes. The county's smallest CAFOs contain twice that many hogs.
Researchers have developed a new breed of pig that is resistant to an incurable disease that plagues hogs barns, Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome.
The federal “beef checkoff” mandates a $1 payment every time a head of cattle is sold. Opponents have fought the checkoff all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Jerry and Paula Perron of J&P Heritage Farm have grown their retirement hobby into a small, pork-producing business
Residents opposed to new large animal farms say they negatively impact the surrounding environment. Farmers say regulations are already too strict.
Maple syrup in November! Burton's Maplewood Farm is aging maple syrup, and we use the finished product in crème brûlée. Then we meet hogs at Schacht Farm.
After four months of curing in the root cellar, the holiday season is a perfect time to slice up the country ham.