Indiana's food banks are starting a new Farm to Food Banks program that aims to get more fresh produce to low-income Hoosiers.
Candidates addressed crop insurance, Cuba and the EPA at the Indiana Ag Policy Summit.
Indiana set a record for rainfall in the month of June; roads this weekend are the most dangerous predicted by the National Safety Council since 2008.
There have been only four days this month without rain. All that water has farmers concerned over potential flood damage.
The partnership would have an impact on several of Indiana's industries, including agriculture, the automotive industry and the grocery business.
Soybean and corn prices are being driven down by increased supply from both within the U.S. and internationally.
Heavier rainfalls could damage crops or cause increased flooding in cities with insufficient drainage.
The FDA announced new regulations in December restricting antibiotics in animals for growth purposes. The drug companies announced this week they will comply.
A virus spreading to hogs around the nation will impact pork production in Indiana.
The commodity loan program allows farmers to store crops until later in the year, but some Indiana farmers say the program doesn't work.