Agriculture

Scientists Can Now Track Agricultural Sulfur Runoff for More Sustainable Wine

Scientists Can Now Track Agricultural Sulfur Runoff for More Sustainable Wine

As we strive for a more environmentally conscientious world, everything we eat, drink and buy can be looked at from the vantage point of sustainability. And that includes simple pleasures like wine. In California, wine means big business, and it’s standard practice for winemakers to coat their grapes with a sulfur-based fungicide in order to …

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County fair brings out the agricultural heritage in all of us – Marin Independent Journal

County fair brings out the agricultural heritage in all of us – Marin Independent Journal

In 1840, 70% of the United States work force was employed on a farm or in related agricultural industries. Up until 1920, most of the United States population continued to live in rural areas of the nation. Today, less than 2% of the workforce is associated with agriculture and the rural population has declined to …

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ALLI Bridges the Gap in Leadership Education

ALLI Bridges the Gap in Leadership Education

Beyond the Bench Suman Das always envisioned himself as a leader. An Indian émigré with degrees in chemistry from the University of Calcutta and the National Institute of Technology in Rourkela, Das graduated from CALS in May 2022 with his Ph.D. in molecular and structural biochemistry. He possessed a passion for leadership. But cultural contrasts …

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Archer-Daniels-Midland: The Right Way To Add Agriculture (Dividends) (NYSE:ADM)

Archer-Daniels-Midland: The Right Way To Add Agriculture (Dividends) (NYSE:ADM)

YinYang/iStock via Getty Images Introduction Agriculture is in turmoil. Crop prices have started to fall off a cliff, pressing related companies in the business. In this article, I will discuss these developments and explain why Archer-Daniels-Midlands Company ,NYSE:ADM) offers investors low volatility exposure to the industry that comes with a dividend. I’ve gotten a lot …

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Agriculture Equipment Industry Forecasted to Hit USD 189.42

New York, US, July 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to a comprehensive research report by Market Research Future (MRFR), “Agriculture Equipment Industry Analysis by Product Type, Function (Harvesting, Planting & Fertilizing, Haying, Plowing & Cultivation and others), Sales Channel (OEM and Aftermarket) and Region – Forecast till 2030” valuation is poised to reach USD …

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Agriculture vs. Climate change: Can we feed the world with a warmer planet?

Global agricultural production is already being affected by climate change. From plant growth to crop yields, our food security is being challenged on multiple fronts, with droughts, higher temperatures and flooding all taking their toll. As weather patterns become more variable across the globe, what can be done to make our food crops more resilient …

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Montanans Learn About Healthy Agriculture with Soil Crawls / Public News Service

Montanans get a sense of what soil health is like on farms and ranches across the state with Northern Plains Resource Council’s soil crawls. The presentations highlight innovative agricultural methods designed to increase the sustainability and productivity of agricultural lands. Bob Quinn, an organic farmer in Big Sandy who specializes is innovative growing techniques in …

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World Bank approves $200 million IFC loan for industrial agriculture in Brazil’s Cerrado

A $200 million loan was granted to Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC), an industrial soy and corn producer, for monoculture work in Brazil’s Cerrado, a grassland biome that has lost nearly 80% of its habitat cover. The loan was granted by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a sister organization of the World Bank that’s tasked with …

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Nebraska State Fair granted walk-around liquor license for 2022 event | Agriculture

Nebraska State Fair was granted a walk-around liquor license by Grand Island City Council Tuesday. The “special designated liquor license” for sales and consumption of alcohol throughout Fonner Park Campus for Aug. 25 to Sept. 5 was requested by the Nebraska State Board of Agriculture in June. The license excludes parking areas and RV areas, …

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