The state Dept. of Agriculture will divide more than $380,000 from the USDA’s specialty crop block grant program among research and marketing projects.
Thanks to good weather, pumpkin patches across the state saw more crop than usual. But, the leftover pumpkins could pose a problem for next year.
Corn and soybean prices are predicted to drop this year because farmers are expected to have higher yields.
Nearly 80 percent of Indiana's corn has been rated good or excellent.
About 30 percent of Indiana corn crop was planted as of Monday, an agriculture report indicates.
Scientists looked at how potential climate change scenarios could affect crop production, human health and the global economy, among other things.
The heat and the drought has helped vineyards even as it has depleted many other crop yields.
Farmers in Indiana are having one of the worst crop yields in decades, and they are trying to figure out how to deal with their financial losses.
WFIU's Noon Edition is hosting a discussion on the drought, what it means to farmers and your garden.
The USDA has predicted farm income to top $100 billion this year, and Indiana's income is also predicted to significantly increase.