Archive for October, 2016
“Our hearts go out to those North Carolina farmers and ranchers affected by recent natural disasters,” said SED Bob Etheridge.
The New York City real estate mogul’s rural and agriculture advisory committee — comprising 65 people — is a Who’s Who of farm policy, with five members of Congress, including the chairmen of the House and Senate agriculture committees, 10 current and former farm-state governors and two former GOP presidential nomination rivals, former Govs. Rick Perry and Jim Gilmore.
Should growers defoliate some cotton before the storm?
Farmers use crop insurance to protect themselves against risk…