A Bartholomew County committee tasked with looking into restrictions on confined feeding operations is making slow progress.
Economists have told grain farmers to expect, at best, to break even with a good yield, and harsh weather could diminish farmers' harvests.
The California drought is causing increased prices for certain products.
Farmers are hoping rain will hold off long enough for them to get corn in the ground.
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.
Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann announced a new "dairy strategy" for the state dairy industry Monday.
Farmers in the Hoosier state planted a total of 91,000 acres of corn used to make popcorn.
The conference will feature day-long sessions on making small farms profitable, the growing hops industry and tours of food production operations.
Cooler temperatures and an increase in moisture created a healthier environment for fir trees.
Indiana’s farmland values could soon be on the decline thanks to dropping crop prices.