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November 17, 2017


Indiana has close to 2000 CAFOs across the state.

The Impacts of Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations

Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations or CAFOs are a major part of Indiana's livestock business, but a source of conflict for the people that live near them.

October 13, 2017


According to the ISDA, 67 percent of soybean acres and 58 percent of corn acres in Indiana were left un-tilled in the fall of 2016.

No-Till Agriculture And Nitrate Pollution

No-till agriculture was thought to help prevent water pollution, but a new IUPUI study says that's not the case.

June 30, 2014


Herald Times food writer Lynn Schwartzberg says ribs are cooked perfectly when the meat doesn't fall off the bone, but you can still take a clean bite.

Growing and Cooking the Best Summer Food

Earth Eats' Annie Corrigan hosts this special Fourth of July summer food segment.

September 27, 2013


Senate hearing on the farm bill in 2010.

New Version Of Farm Bill Proposes Cuts To SNAP

This week on Noon Edition, we will discuss what the proposed changes to the Farm bill could mean for Hoosiers.

February 22, 2013


soybean field

Farmers Fight Big Ag Firms Over Patents

This week on Noon Edition, we'll talk about how patenting agricultural technologies has changed farming in the U.S. and abroad.

August 29, 2012


Many city and county governments implemented watering bans this summer to conserve water.

Water Shortages

Indiana’s drought hit home for many this spring and summer, causing farmers around the state to lose crops and county governments to restrict water use.

May 10, 2012


Many growers say linking up with local restaurants can be challenging since not all restaurants have seasonal menus.

Local Foods: From Farm to Table

We’ll talk with our panelists about how they’ll make sure the bounty of this season's farm products make it onto your table.

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