As food trends come and go, consumers are becoming increasingly driven to learn and understand where their food comes from. The Kansas Pork Association and the Kansas Soybean Commission recently partnered to host a #RealPigFarming tour, which provided an opportunity for attendees to see first-hand how their food is raised.
Thailand is "highly likely" to seek membership of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) but would first need to weigh up the impact of the free-trade accord on its export-led economy, a deputy prime minister said on Friday.
Kyle Liske, Public Policy Counsel, attended a public meeting hosted by the Chemical Security Board. At the meeting, the CSB noted it is planning to release its West, Texas, Investigation Report in the "next couple of months" at a public meeting in Waco, Texas. The report is currently in the final review and editing stage.
In early November, I had data loggers placed in production facilities in west central Minnesota to collect producer data for an upcoming ventilation workshop. In addition to logging temperatures every 2 minutes for a 7 day period, we collected information on the ventilation system, including inlets, fans, controllers and controller settings.
One of the best and quickest ways for young people to get a start in farming today is through livestock production and a southeast Iowa family has done just that to bring their children back to the farm.
Have you noticed that your employees or staff members seem stuck and unable to move upward? Do you have employees who sit in meetings like a plane stuck on the runway? Have you noticed that your employees don’t seem to be reaching for the sky? If you have noticed any of these situations in your business, it may be time to PILOT your employees more than merely manage them. Not only will you notice an increased amount of motivation among employees, you will begin to notice that they are contributing more and becoming more involved and invested in your business.