Tag: farming

It’s Ag Expo Week!

If you farm in Michigan, you probably know about Ag Expo.  It’s a huge trade fair and Extension info show on the MSU campus, where you can see (and test drive) cool new equipment. The […]

Conservation Reserve Losses

A lot of people that aren’t aggie nerds like me have never heard of NRCS, or the conservation reserve programs. Until the New York Times covered them, anyway: Thousands of farmers are taking their fields […]

Farm Kids have less asthma

I’ve mentioned before that lots of research suggests being a dirty kid is actually good for you. Some new research was added to the evidence this week: “This study shows that living in a farming […]