Stories in Category "Business Management & Entrepreneurship"

Photographer Focuses on Female Farmers

Photographer Focuses on Female Farmers

Photographer Marji Guyler-Alaniz noticed how women were not normally included in imagery about farmers. She started taking pictures focusing only on femal....
Hemp Seeds Seized At US-Canada Border

Hemp Seeds Seized At US-Canada Border

Hemp is legal in Canada, and North Dakota is one of 15 states with laws that allow limited hemp production. However, under the Farm Bill, importing hemp s....
Finances Will Shelve 2014 Macon County Fair

Finances Will Shelve 2014 Macon County Fair

According to The Herald Review the fair owes more than $36,000 in prizes for livestock exhibitors from last year.
Sales of Organic Products Climb in Illinois

Sales of Organic Products Climb in Illinois

The U.S. Department of Agriculture figures show sales growth came despite the fact that the overall number of farms in the state fell during the same peri....
Indoor Farming Hits the Windy City

Indoor Farming Hits the Windy City

The Plant, a green business incubator on Chicago's south side, is encouraging entrepreneurs to fill the gap for fresh, local produce during the winter mon....
Agriculture Changes as a Result of the Farm Crisis

Agriculture Changes as a Result of the Farm Crisis

Agriculture is changed as a result of the farm crisis and has became what it is today.
Split Farming Offers Benefit of Organic and Conventional Crops

Split Farming Offers Benefit of Organic and Conventional Crops

According to the Agriculture Department, 40 percent of U.S. organic producers also sold non-organic goods in 2012, suggesting that many of America’s organ....
College Students Operate Diversified Grain and Livestock Farm

College Students Operate Diversified Grain and Livestock Farm

Iowa State University students operate a diversified grain and livestock farm. The operation is a one of a kind hands-on classroom at a land grant univer....
Sugar Beets Could Improve Dairy Efficiency

Sugar Beets Could Improve Dairy Efficiency

Autumn in the Midwest offers a colorful backdrop for farmers taking to the field to reap what they’ve sown. And while fall harvest is a common sight acro....
Legal Or Not, Industrial Hemp Harvested In Colorado

Legal Or Not, Industrial Hemp Harvested In Colorado

Farmers bring in a hemp harvest in Colorado.
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