Recent Stories by Jennifer Shike
Oct 21, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
Halloween 2020 may look a little different, but regardless of what your community says about trick-or-treating, there is no reason why your kids shouldn’t have fun dressing up this year.
Oct 16, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
Investing in solar modules to provide power to your farm is a big investment and one you shouldn’t rush into, says Dan Erickson of Triple E Farms near Altona, Ill.
Oct 13, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
USDA estimates there are 6 million feral swine in the U.S. in 2020, creating issues for traditional livestock production, natural resources and other species.
Oct 02, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
Sen. Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) recently introduced legislation that would provide greater flexibility in the safe transportation of livestock and livestock products.
Sep 17, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
The North American International Livestock Exposition announced they will have a show, but for participants only. Here's one exhibitor's perspective on the largest all-breed, purebred livestock event in the world.
Sep 08, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
The National Pork Producers Council, U.S. Poultry and Egg Association, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and American Farm Bureau Federation filed a motion to side with the EPA against an Earthjustice lawsuit.
Sep 03, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
FMCSA seeks public comment on a proposed pilot program allowing commercial motor vehicle operators to take one rest break—up to three consecutive hours but no less than 30 minutes—during every 14-hour on-duty period.
Sep 02, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
When the Minnesota State Fair canceled, livestock industry leaders stepped up to the challenge of supporting youth in their state.
Aug 28, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
The reality of how COVID-19 is impacting young people, especially in rural communities without reliable access to the internet, is hard to ignore. Despite challenges caused by the pandemic, watch how these kids #FarmON.
Aug 25, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
The disruption COVID-19 has caused the marketplace isn’t going away anytime soon. With that in mind, is now the right time to incorporate more technology into your livestock operation?
Aug 24, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
Join Aidan Connolly, CEO of Cainthus and president of AgriTech Capital, and Dan Thomson, DVM, chair of the Department of Animal Science at Iowa State University, to discuss COVID-19 and technology adoption on the farm.