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Iowa soybean farmers to celebrate National Soy Foods Month in April

An Iowa Soybean Association director says soy is a valuable protein source. April Hemmes tells Brownfield soybeans are packed with other nutrients including B vitamins, fiber, iron, calcium and phytonutrients. “When farmers think about soy, you don’t automatically go to the human use and... Read More.

Indiana celebrates National Ag Day

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb has declared March 19th Ag Day in the state. State Department of Agriculture Director Don Lamb tells Brownfield Indiana is home to more than 94,000 farmers. “When you put agriculture and natural resources together, it touches every Hoosier’s life and it’s... Read More.

National Ag Day is Tuesday, events planned across the country

Many in the ag industry are highlighting the role agriculture plays in protecting the land, water, and air. Jenni Badding, National Ag Day Chair for the Agriculture Council of America, says ‘Growing a Climate for Tomorrow’ is the theme for this year’s National Ag... Read More.

Ethanol discussion expected at National Farmers Union convention

Wisconsin’s Farmers Union President expects familiar issues including ethanol will be discussed at the upcoming national convention. Darin Von Ruden tells Brownfield Darin Von Ruden tells Brownfield there isn’t 100% nationwide support from Farmers Union members. “We’re certainly going to be talking about... Read More.