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Berrien Swine Auction Goes Hog Wild

In what is likely an all-time record for Michiana fairs, the reserve champion barrow at the Berrien ... Read entire story

Lake Co. Auction Tops $148,000

Lake County 4-H'ers sold $148,174.88 worth of livestock and milk during the 4-H fair on Aug. 13 in Crown ... Read entire story

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What's Making News


Ag Society Cites Shipshe Auction

The Shipshewana Trading Place Auction and Flea Market in Shipshewana has been selected to receive the ... Read entire story

Seib, Chaudion Honored by Purdue Extension

Purdue Extension has honored two Indiana women for their dedication and service to agriculture with the ... Read entire story

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This Week's Farm Operations


Watch Out for Wilting Cherry Leaves

Severe thunderstorms that developed across southwest Michigan on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, turned ... Read entire story

Antibiotic Resistance a Key Issue for Pork Producers

As a pork producer, you likely are aware of the new antibiotic regulations from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration that will ... Read entire story

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This Week's Market News


Market Encouraging Producers to Store Corn but Not Soybeans

The current USDA projections indicate that U.S. corn and soybean supplies will be record large for ... Read entire story

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Weekly Columns


It's Time to Replace the Tired Bull

In fat times and lean alike, farmers and ranchers know they have to spend money to make money... Read entire story

Old Rivalry Has Lost Its Luster

We Americans cheer for our favorites and it seems there are times when, call it rivalry or competition ... Read entire story

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