Posts by Laura Klaes

Posted on 04/17/2018 at 10:32 AM by Laura Klaes

Reprinted from USDA Blog Since Congress overhauled the federal tax code in December 2017, forest landowners and timber business owners...

Categories: AgMRC Blog

Posted on 01/05/2016 at 09:49 AM by Laura Klaes

USDA APHIS is deeply involved with mitigating invasive pest issues, along with State and local governments. Invasive pests cost the...

Posted on 12/16/2015 at 11:53 AM by Laura Klaes

Seventy percent of the land in the lower 48 states is privately owned, home to productive working farms, ranches and...

Posted on 12/03/2015 at 11:16 AM by Laura Klaes

There’s always something to give thanks for at harvest time, but our gratitude shouldn’t be limited to this page of...

Posted on 11/10/2015 at 01:07 PM by Laura Klaes

As we take time this week to honor America’s veterans, we are also thinking about how we can improve the...

Posted on 10/27/2015 at 01:07 PM by Laura Klaes

New jointly-developed USDA apps will help promote sustainable land-use practices. ARS photo by Scott Bauer. Seems like there’s an “app”...

Categories: AgMRC Blog, General

Posted on 08/20/2015 at 12:00 AM by Laura Klaes

Cover crops increase corn and soybean yields, reduce erosion and control weeds, say farmers responding to a recent SARE -...

Categories: AgMRC Blog

Posted on 08/11/2015 at 12:00 AM by Laura Klaes

Booker T. Washington. George Washington Carver. Educators par excellence. Pioneers in food and agricultural scientific research. Dedicated their lives to...

Posted on 08/05/2015 at 12:00 AM by Laura Klaes

Demand for fresh lamb from ­five star restaurants drives Bob Corio’s use of cover crops and better forages that provide...

Posted on 07/28/2015 at 12:00 AM by Laura Klaes

According to the 2012 Census of Agriculture, there are over five million head of sheep and lambs in the United...