Summit panelists tackle tough issues
Antibiotics, sustainability and farm size were just a few of the issues discussed during the Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Summit last week. The Alliance's mission is to communicate that animal well-being is central to producing safe, high-quality, affordable food and other products essential to our daily lives. FULL STORY »
Heartland Marketing Group launches new website
Heartland Marketing Group, a marketing firm located in Early, Iowa, with clients in the agribusiness, public policy, and advocacy sectors, recently launched a new website, www.TeamHMG.com. FULL STORY »
Stakeholders' Summit: What’s agriculture’s response plan?
Alliance annual Stakeholder’s Summit will feature an interactive crisis management simulation. The conference is May 8-9 and there is still time to register. FULL STORY »
Succession planning workshops scheduled
The American Soybean Association will hold regional succession planning workshops for farmers to help them ensure a successful transition to the next generation. FULL STORY »
Senators seek disaster assistance for pork producers
Senator Hagan and Chairwoman Stabenow press USDA to utilize livestock disaster assistance programs in the 2014 Farm Bill to help producers cope with Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv). FULL STORY »
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- Most crop futures are starting Thursday on a strong note
- Surging soy prices sparked a broad crop-market advance Wednesday
- Farrow-to-finish margins tumble
- Goodwill Ambassadors for Family Farming recognized
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