Stories in Category "Business Management & Entrepreneurship"

Career Profile: Animal Scientist | David Patterson

Career Profile: Animal Scientist | David Patterson

David Patterson is an animal scientist researcher at the University of Missouri.
Career Profile: Entrepreneur | Alex Poltorak

Career Profile: Entrepreneur | Alex Poltorak

Poltorak is an agricultural business entrepreneur who founded Urban Canopy, a company that works with Chicago-area neighborhoods growing food.
Career Profile: Software Designer | Chafik Barbar

Career Profile: Software Designer | Chafik Barbar

Chafik Barbar is a software designer who helped design a way for an agricultural business to evaluate the risks of the commodity market. Technology to Bar....
Female Rancher Honored by Peers in Livestock Industry

Female Rancher Honored by Peers in Livestock Industry

A new painting was hung this fall among 350 others portraying the most influential leaders in the nation’s livestock industry over the last century. This ....
Career Profile: Farmer | James Petersen

Career Profile: Farmer | James Petersen

James Petersen raises livestock, grows organic, conventional and genetically modified crops on his family-run farm.
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....