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July 10, 2015

 

floods

Video: Watch ‘Indiana Newsdesk’ July 10, 2015

How devastating will the record rainfall be for farmers? We visit a quarry preserved just like it was during the peak of limestone production in the 1920s.

June 18, 2015

 

Cows lined up in stanchions at confined animal feeding operation (CAFO).

Bartholomew County Taskforce To Recommend CAFO Restrictions

A Bartholomew County committee tasked with looking into restrictions on confined feeding operations is making slow progress.

June 9, 2015

 

Corn field

For Farmers, More Wet Weather Could Come At A Serious Cost

Economists have told grain farmers to expect, at best, to break even with a good yield, and harsh weather could diminish farmers' harvests.

May 26, 2015

 

Broccoli and cauliflower are among the products most heavily relied on from California.

California Drought Causing Moderate Increases In Food Prices

The California drought is causing increased prices for certain products.

April 30, 2015

 

Bright Family Farm in Martinsville

Wet Weather Puts Planting Season Behind Schedule

Farmers are hoping rain will hold off long enough for them to get corn in the ground.

April 29, 2015

 

grain bin

Purdue Report: Grain Bin Entrapments And Deaths Rose In 2014

The uptick in the number of grain bin-related fatalities comes, in part, after a record grain harvest that meant a higher demand for storage.

March 16, 2015

 

dairy cows

Indiana Announces Plans To Attract More Dairy Producers

Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann announced a new "dairy strategy" for the state dairy industry Monday.

January 28, 2015

 

Popcorn

Indiana Farmers See Record Popcorn Crop

Farmers in the Hoosier state planted a total of 91,000 acres of corn used to make popcorn.

December 26, 2014

 

Farm

Purdue Extension To Host Third Annual Small Farm Conference

The conference will feature day-long sessions on making small farms profitable, the growing hops industry and tours of food production operations.

December 1, 2014

 

christmas tree

Wet, Cool Weather Made For Good Christmas Tree Crop

Cooler temperatures and an increase in moisture created a healthier environment for fir trees.

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