Crop toxins not an immediate concern, but stay watchful
As of late June, conditions have not had any influence on the development of aflatoxin or other spoilage organisms in crops, according to Greg Brenneman, Iowa State University extension agricultural engineering specialist.
The annual InfoAg trade show in late July, in St. Louis, featured agriculture technology providers rolling out new software, sensors and equipment designed to manage the growing data stream generated by commodity crop farming using precision technologies.
Alltech opens new distillery in Pikeville to aid local economy
The late Pearse Lyons, founder of Alltech, had a long-held dream to help eastern Kentucky. The Nicholasville-based company is now in the process of doing just that with the opening of Dueling Barrels, a brewery and distillery in the heart of Kentucky’s Appalachian region.
Gourmet dinner will benefit Harvest For Hunger in Ohio
Holmes County Farm Bureau will host its second annual Harvest for Hunger Dinner and live auction on August 25. The meal will be hosted by Tate Farms, the Hal and Nancy Tate family, located at 11581 Township Road 516 in Shreve.