For the second session in a row, the General Assembly will discuss legislation that would make gathering media at Indiana farms illegal in certain situations.
A new initiative hopes to combine resources from the agriculture and technology sectors to move the industries forward.
Is feeding the entire world really up to our farmers?
Too much rain can cause fungi and disease to grow on certain crops.
Jason Henderson plans on spending the summer listening to extension staff in all of Indiana’s counties to improve communication.
State lawmakers say putting the “ag-gag” bill in a summer study committee could help pass the measure after dying on the final day of the 2013 session.
Senator Joe Donnelly emphasized the importance of passing a long-term farm bill that provides help to the agriculture community while reducing the deficit.
House Speaker Brian Bosma killed a bill that would have tightened restrictions on taking undercover pictures and video of agriculture businesses.
High corn prices and low supply caused by the 2012 drought have prompted some farmers in the Southeast to consider planting more corn.
Opponents say the public relies on whistleblower activity to promote regulation.