Should You Be Considering an Advisory Board for your Farm Operation?
4 October 2017
Awhile ago, Big Ag introduced you to Kassi Tom Rowland of Tom Farms. Kassi had some great advice in our Tips for Managing a Large Scale ...
Does Your Operation Have a Fire Emergency Plan?
15 September 2017
Harvest is coming to a close and next month will be the start of winter. Whether you are storing your equipment away or taking this time...
Farm Heritage Series: Engelhard Family Farms
13 September 2017
“Challenges are meant to test you and to teach you”- Nathan Engelhard Seeing potential in fertile land in Unionville, Michigan, Leonhard...
The Growing Use of Bio-Solids
1 September 2017
In an article from Cincinnati.com, city officials have pitched a $65 million idea that would utilize human waste to fertilize farms. The...
Negotiating a Farmland Lease
17 August 2017
Leasing some farmland soon? The farm and ranch management team from The University of Nebraska provides some great information on tips f...
Dealing with Skunk People in Your Operation
14 August 2017
Oh yes, "skunk people" are out there! They're the pessimistic, constant complaining, energy draining, negative attitude people. And, just...
Farm Safety: Tips to Keep You Safe on Your Operation
4 August 2017
With harvest under way in some parts of the United States, the week of September 18-24 is recognized as “National Farm Safety and Health ...
How to Make the Right Hiring Decision
26 July 2017
There is perhaps nothing more important in business success than hiring the right people to get a job done. I recently read that having a...
Farm Heritage Series: Steward Farms, Inc. "It started with a dream and a letter"
25 July 2017
Nothing was more fun for Josh Steward growing up than when he went to work with his dad on the farm and rode on the tractors and combines...
Managing Risk in Agriculture
20 July 2017
In an ever changing environment, farmers are making risky decisions every day. A lot of the times the consequences of those decisions ar...
Boron on the Farm
20 October 2017
More growers these days are turning to using boron for growth and development of their crops. Boron is an essential plant micronutrient ...
John Deere Introduces New HarvestLab™ 3000 with Constituent Sensing
16 October 2017
(October 4, 2017) Olathe, Kan. – To help beef and dairy producers more accurately and quickly measure certain nutrient values of the fora...
Field Report: Illinois
9 October 2017