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What's Making News


State Dairy Plan Calls for More Processing

The director of the Indiana State Department of Agriculture said last Thursday in LaGrange County that a ... Read entire story

Yeater Named 'Friend' of Elkhart County SWCD

The longtime publisher of The Farmer's Exchange was honored during the 73rd annual meeting of the ... Read entire story

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This Week's Farm Operations


IDP Offers On-Farm Crisis Training

Are you prepared to handle a manure spill on your farm? A natural ... Read entire story

Early Spring a Good Time to Prepare Farm Machinery

Early spring is the optimal time to test and prepare farm equipment and make necessary repairs for a smooth ... Read entire story

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This Week's Market News


2014 U.S. Milk Production Climbs 2.4 Percent to 206 Billion Pounds

The Agriculture Department last week reported annual milk production for 2014 in the U.S. hit 206 ... Read entire story

Has Pork's Boom-and-Bust Price Pattern Overshot to Downside?

Markets can take your breath away, and the hog market over the past year has left many breathless. A year ago ... Read entire story

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Weekly Columns


Rutabaga or Kale?

Rutabagas don't get a lot of attention when it comes to vegetables. If your local grocery store ... Read entire story

In Defense of Creamed Soups

Homely, gloppy creamed canned soups were the mainstay of many a home cook's repertoire for decades. Casseroles, an essential ... Read entire story

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