Posts in category General

Posted on 07/17/2012 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Blog article written by Dr. Michael Boland, University of Minnesota, boland@umn.edu Every year we read about a specialty crop in...

Posted on 05/31/2012 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Blog article written by Gary W. Brester, professor of Agricultural Economics, Montana State University and AgMRC contributing writer. Overview Barley...

Posted on 05/22/2012 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Blog article written by Geri Isaacs, freelance writer and farmer from Kentucky and AgMRC contributing writer. According to the Ag...

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Posted on 05/09/2012 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

The nation’s 100 largest agriculture cooperatives reported near-record revenue of $118 billion in 2010. This was an increase of 4...

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Posted on 04/27/2012 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

The 2012 National Value Added Conference will investigate how partnerships between economic development agencies, communities and businesses enhance the quality...

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Posted on 03/22/2012 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan released a new report on the distribution practices of eight producer networks and their partners...

Posted on 02/21/2012 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and USDA's National Agricultural Library, in partnership with the American Farm Bureau Federation, announced Start2farm.gov, a...

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Posted on 04/19/2011 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is opening the updating process for the USDA National Farmers Market...

Posted on 03/10/2011 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Registration is open for the 2011 Extension Risk Management Education National Conference. The Conference will be held at the St....

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Posted on 02/23/2011 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the debut of an online mapping tool that captures a broad range of demographic, economic,...

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