U Of M To Help With Farm Bill Education The University of Minnesota is getting about $103,000 in federal money to help educate farmers and ranchers about the new farm bill.
Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government GiveawayConveniently-timed for Obama's reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.
NM Scientists Develop Drought-Tolerant AlfalfaWith much of the Southwest struggling with drought, many ranchers and dairy farmers are having difficulty finding enough hay for their livestock and making tough choices: pay up to twice as much as last year and ship it in from hundreds of miles away or do without and sell off some of their herd.
All Minnesota Cattle Officially TB-FreeState officials said Bovine Tuberculosis (TB) has been eradicated in Minnesota.