The decline could hurt farmers, but high yields in other parts of the country mean grocery prices likely won't be impacted.
Farmers in 88 counties will be able to request low-interest loans to make up for crop losses that occurred due to heavy rainfall.
A new study shows the trends in the declining honey bee population across the United States.
The new farm bill includes three crop insurance options for farmers – this is the first time there's been more than one choice.
A new report shows pork production levels are higher than expected following a pig virus feared to take a heavy toll.
The USDA has granted a permit for use of a vaccine that would help curb the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus, a disease that has devastated Indiana pig farmers.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture and Indiana are working together to certify small meat producers in Indiana to USDA standards.
According to a USDA Census released last week, Indiana farms and farmland are decreasing.
The Indiana State Department of Health will use the money to connect school corporations with local farmers and producers beginning next year.
Indiana farmers could have a harder time determining crop prices this year because the USDA is not releasing a report that tracks supply and demand.