posted on May 11, 2012 at 12:00 AM
The Holton Family has been farming in New England for over 200 years. To keep the agriculture legacy going, the next generation of farmers come up with a unique CSA model, calling it the Holton Farm Truck.
posted on November 23, 2011 at 1:52 PM
Officially, the national weight limit for freight trucks on interstate highways is 40 tons. In reality, trucks are getting heavier in more states - legally - and advocates for highway safety and the trucking industry are sharply at odds about it.
posted on September 23, 2011 at 6:26 PM
Global economic conditions bring out the bears. The Obama Administration targets direct payments to farmers. An eighth generation farm family brings the taste of the wide-open countryside to the narrow canyons of the big city. Market analysis with...
posted on January 21, 2010 at 11:01 AM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Charlie Crist has extended an executive order raising weight and size limits for trucks that Florida growers use to transport citrus and other crops affected by freezing weather.
posted on January 8, 2010 at 5:01 PM
COLUMBIA, S.C (AP) – Subfreezing temperatures across the South have Florida farmers worried that crops could be destroyed, with temperatures in even usually balmy Miami only in the 50s on Tuesday.
posted on March 20, 2009 at 8:03 PM
(AP) Meat and poultry products are not included on the list of U.S products Mexico will subject to tariffs in retaliation for the United States ending a program that allowed Mexican trucks to operate on U.S roads, according to the American Meat...
posted on March 13, 2009 at 8:03 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will try to reinvent a program to allow Mexican trucks full access to U.S highways.
posted on December 19, 2008 at 8:12 PM
Market to Market travels to Dyersville, Iowa and attends The National Farm Toy Show to find out what's new and what's old in farm toys.
posted on April 4, 2008 at 8:04 PM
TRENTON, N.J (AP) — Independent truckers around the country pulled their rigs off the road and others slowed to a crawl on major highways in a loosely organized protest of high fuel prices.
posted on December 7, 2007 at 8:12 PM
Stocks rallied late this week as investors welcomed Bush administration plans for the subprime mortgage meltdown, and prospects that the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates again next week.
posted on October 28, 2005 at 8:10 PM
A new state law in Iowa may be the catalyst for the diminishment of traditional harvest-time grain trucks.
posted on July 2, 2004 at 8:07 PM
Hundreds of independent truckers went on strike earlier this week at several U.S ports, slowing the movement of cargo containers including everything from furniture to electronics to frozen food.
posted on October 5, 2001 at 8:10 PM
A group of South Dakota soybean farmers are "molding" profit from their bean crop.