Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Agriculture

Agriculture
  • SEPAC Field Day open to public BUTLERVILLE - The Purdue Extension Service will hold the Southeast Purdue Ag. Center (SEPAC) Field Day from 3 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 1. Topics presented will reflect the conditions of the season and important considerations. The presentations wil

    May 9, 2014

  • nws-gb050614 INS HSUS ag council jpg Ind. family farmers join new ag. council with HSUS Ind. family farmers join new ag. council with HSUS By Monique Coppola Indiana News Service

    May 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • nws-NDHS FFA pic North Decatur FFA holds annual banquet GREENSBURG - The North Decatur FFA Chapter held its annual awards banquet April 15 at the Decatur County Community Schools Central Office, with a total of 175 members, parents and guests in attendance. After a meal featuring smoked pork chops, those

    May 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • nws-gb050214-GCHS FFA pic Greensburg FFA Banquet features highlights, new leadership GREENSBURG -- Renae Kramer took over the reins of the Greensburg FFA chapter for the upcoming year, but knows she has big shoes to fill following two of the top leaders in the short history of the chapter. "They are awesome leaders and we will be u

    May 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • ISP Offer Planting Season Driving Tips The Indiana State Police would like to remind citizens that the farm planting season is upon us and often requires large farm machinery to be on the road. This requires drivers in rural areas to be alert to the possibility of encountering slow moving

    May 1, 2014

  • ag-gb042514 Farmers planting decision jpg Indiana farmers facing tough planting decisions WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) -- Agricultural experts say Indiana's lingering cool spring will soon pose some tough choices for farmers waiting to plant their corn acreage. Indiana's weekly crop report says only 1 percent of Indiana's corn crop had been

    April 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Central Indiana farmland sells for $7.9M in auction MUNCIE - Tuesday's auction of approximately 833 acres of productive tillable farmland near Muncie drew a capacity crowd and resulted in the sale to an investor for $7.9 million, according to Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company, which marketed th

    April 11, 2014

  • Seminar to discuss quality forages, meat for producers WEST LAFAYETTE - Forage and livestock producers who want to learn about the role forage quality plays in meat quality can attend the Indiana Forage Council seminar. This year's seminar, Quality Forage-Quality Meat, will be held in conjunction with th

    April 11, 2014

  • AG-gb041114-Ag Day Fair pic 3- page 10 Ag Day planting seeds for future success

    GREENSBURG - The chill in the air didn't stop the fourth grade students of Decatur County from enjoying the 21st annual Ag Day Fair at the Decatur County Fairgrounds on Tuesday. More than 400 students, teachers and chaperones arrived at the fairgroun

    April 11, 2014 4 Photos

  • Indiana's USDA FSA announces sign-up date for disaster assistance INDIANAPOLIS - U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director Julia A. Wickard announced today that farmers can sign-up for disaster assistance programs, reestablished and strengthened by the 2014 Farm Bill,

    April 11, 2014