Congress gears up for another farm bill. Here’s what’s on the menu

Congress gears up for another farm bill. Here's what's on the menu

Deidra Bollinger of Lancaster County shaves Rozabel red and white dairy cow at the annual Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg, Pa., on Jan. 11. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption toggle caption Matt Rourke/AP Deidra Bollinger of Lancaster County shaves Rozabel red and white dairy cow at the annual Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg, Pa., on Jan. […]

Prices of agricultural materials will not be increased, says Razzaque

Published: February 02, 2023 18:14:28 | Updated: February 02, 2023 19:23:30 Agriculture Minister and Awami League (AL) Presidium Member Dr Md Abdur Razzaque has said the prices of agricultural materials, including fertilisers and seeds, will not be increased in the country. “There will be no increase in the prices of agricultural materials, including fertilisers and […]

Jos Buttler understands ‘complicated’ decision for players to skip Bangladesh

Alex Hales, right, and Jos Buttler

England captain Jos Buttler feels conflicted at players swerving the upcoming tour of Bangladesh, admitting the situation creates “frustrations at certain points”. Alex Hales, Sam Billings and Liam Dawson have all had the England and Wales Cricket Board’s blessing to prioritise Pakistan Super League stints, with none of the trio on any type of national […]

Song of the farmers as boro begins

Infographic: TBS

01 February, 2023, 11:00 pm Last modified: 02 February, 2023, 01:40 pm As alarm bells began to go off around the world about a looming food crisis, the news soon reached farmer Tarek bin Mahtab of Golai village in Godagari upazila of Rajshahi. He had planted boro paddy on 7 bighas of land last year. […]

What does regenerative agriculture on a reservation look like? | Greenbiz

Soil testing

Traditional agriculture has started to inch slowly towards bringing indigenous communities and practices back to farming lands in order to rehabilitate the soils and create a climate resilient farming industry.  In November, the Biden administration announced the USDA Indigenous Food Sovereignty Initiative to further incorporate Indigenous perspectives into agriculture. In Alaska, that enabled the Nenana […]

St. Louis urban farms to receive $350,000 in ARPA funds

A Black-owned nonprofit urban farming organization, A Red Circle, will use $350,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funds to support established and new urban farmers in north St. Louis County. A Red Circle will provide tractors, rototillers, weed flamers and cold storage vehicles to several established urban farms in parts of north county, including Heru, […]

Kansas Farm Bureau Insight: Faith in the future of agriculture

Glenn Brunkow By GLENN BRUNKOWPottawatomie County farmer and rancher This past weekend was my favorite Kansas Farm Bureau event, the Young Farmers and Ranchers (YF&R) Conference. I am going to let you in on a secret, I am over 35. I know you are all shocked, and I am a bit surprised they still let me […]

Ajay Vir Jakhar on Budget 2023: There is no out-of-the-box thinking on farm sector

Agriculture Union Budget 2023

One is relieved that India has avoided what has happened in the country’s neighbourhood —Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Having looked at the past seven budgets, Ursula K Le Guin’s words ring true: “There is a certain bleakness in finding hope where one expected certainty.” With elections to the state assemblies and Parliament slated over […]

Monuments Announce Bassist Adam Swan’s Departure to Start a Career in Agriculture

Monuments Announce Bassist Adam Swan's Departure to Start a Career in Agriculture

After roughly 13 years with the band, Monuments‘ long-time bassist Adam Swan is walking away from music altogether to focus on a new calling — regenerative agriculture. According to a recent announcement from the band, Swan was inspired to begin work as a regenerative agriculture specialist during the COVID-19 pandemic. As you may remember, that […]