Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Agriculture

Agriculture
  • Survey: Grocery prices decrease statewide INDIANAPOLIS - Grocery prices are down slightly from a year ago and remain almost unchanged from last fall, according to Indiana Farm Bureau's semi-annual "market basket" survey. The average price on the 16 food items included in the informal survey

    April 11, 2014

  • ag-gb040414-Winter Market pic- page 4 Final date for Winter Farmers’ Market GREENSBURG - The last Decatur County Winter Farmers' Market will be from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, April 12, at the City Hall gymnasium. "We have extended out typical season to last an extra month because, well, why not?" said Sarah Robinson of

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • ag-gb040414-DNR release pic- page 2 How to help injured or orphaned animals How to help injured or orphaned animals

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • ag-gb040414-April Garden Calendar jpg April Garden Calendar APRIL HOME (Indoor plants and activities) Start seeds of warm-season plants, including tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, marigolds, zinnias and petunias, indoors for transplanting later to the garden. Harden off transplants started earlier in spring befor

    April 4, 2014 2 Photos

  • Ag Secretary announces increased opportunity for producers WASHINGTON -- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced earlier this week an increased opportunity for producers as a result of the 2014 Farm Bill. A fact sheet outlining modifications to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Farm Service Ag

    March 28, 2014

  • FSA celebrates National Ag Day INDIANAPOLIS - Julia A. Wickard, state executive director for USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) encourages everyone to take a moment to appreciate Indiana's hard working farmers on March 25, National Ag Day. This year's theme is "Agriculture: 365 Sun

    March 22, 2014

  • Share your ancestors' stories with Society "We want people from each Indiana county to nominate early pioneer founders that helped to carve new life out of the wilderness and establish the settlements that grew into today's Indiana cities and towns," said co-chairs Carolyn Rose and Stanley Ev

    March 21, 2014

  • nws-gb032114-INS champion of change jpg Indiana Woman honored by Obama as 'Champion of Change' WASHINGTON - An Indiana woman's efforts to protect Lake Erie from fertilizer runoff have won her a special distinction. President Barack Obama this week honored Carrie Vollmer-Sanders of Angola and 13 others from across the nation as Champions of Ch

    March 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • ag-032114-Arnold award jpg Historic farms sought for rural preservation award Historic farms sought for rural preservation award

    March 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Winter desiccation of woody ornamentals 2 jpg Winter desiccation of woody ornamentals Winter's howling winds and frigid temperatures are challenging for all woody landscape plants. Although our plants are fully dormant at this time, the plant tissue is still subject to losing too much water - a condition called desiccation. This year'

    March 21, 2014 2 Photos