Stories in Category "Business Management & Entrepreneurship"

Refugees seek new start in Global Greens program

Refugees seek new start in Global Greens program

Angelique Hakuzimana is happiest in a farm field, a location that’s halfway around the world from her native, war-torn land.
Drones Poised to Elevate Agricultural Efficiency

Drones Poised to Elevate Agricultural Efficiency

To the untrained eye, the sight of a UAV, or unmanned aerial vehicle, soaring over the rural landscape might seem like an amateur activity. But the machi....
Per-Cow Milk Production Soars into Record Territory

Per-Cow Milk Production Soars into Record Territory

California likes to claim it has happy cows, but Colorado’s ladies set the per-animal pace in milk production recently, handily breaking the 2,000 pound m....
Whiskey Maker Takes Shot at Value-Added Agriculture

Whiskey Maker Takes Shot at Value-Added Agriculture

60th birthday celebrations often poke fun at those nearing retirement, but the folks at Templeton Rye aren’t ready to ride off into the sunset. And with ....
Farming brothers turn fame into ag-vocacy for industry

Farming brothers turn fame into ag-vocacy for industry

As the counter clicks to 30 million views, the farming brothers turn viral video career into ag-vocacy work around the world. The Peterson Brothers of Ass....
College Students Operate Diversified Grain and Livestock Farm

College Students Operate Diversified Grain and Livestock Farm

Iowa State University students operate a diversified grain and livestock farm. The operation is a one of a kind hands-on classroom at a land grant univer....
Innovative Software Helps in the Classroom and the Field

Innovative Software Helps in the Classroom and the Field

Innovative software helps farmers manage risk and teaches high school students learn
Photographer Focuses on Female Farmers

Photographer Focuses on Female Farmers

Photographer Marji Guyler-Alaniz noticed how women were not normally included in imagery about farmers. She started taking pictures focusing only on femal....
Hemp Seeds Seized At US-Canada Border

Hemp Seeds Seized At US-Canada Border

Hemp is legal in Canada, and North Dakota is one of 15 states with laws that allow limited hemp production. However, under the Farm Bill, importing hemp s....
Finances Will Shelve 2014 Macon County Fair

Finances Will Shelve 2014 Macon County Fair

According to The Herald Review the fair owes more than $36,000 in prizes for livestock exhibitors from last year.