The Indiana Farm Bureau says the average cost for a family meal this spring is less than $5 per person. That's slightly more than last year, but falling milk prices helped offset much of the increase.
The state of Indiana is suing a Brown County hotel, saying a policy to charge customers who leave negative reviews is unfair.
The list of big agribusinesses pursuing mergers is growing. Fertilizer-makers Potash and Agrium will join forces, and Germany's Bayer is buying Monsanto.
Current law allows residents to own up to six chickens.
Nearby residents have expressed concerns that the hog farm could contaminate their well water, but state officials say they do not expect any issues.