Sheep Checkoff Calls For New Funding Requests, Elects New Council Members

(WEST LAFAYETTE) — During a year of pandemic-stalled and canceled events, the Indiana Sheep and Wool Market Development Council (IN S&W) elected three new members to its…

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Purdue Center for Commercial Ag to Host Free Corn and Soybean Outlook Webinar

(UNDATED) – Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture will host a free Corn and Soybean Outlook webinar for the month of October. The webinar is set for…

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National Organic Standards Board New Members Announced for 2021

WASHINGTON) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the appointment of five new members to the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB). “It’s always…

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Risk Management Agency Extends COVID Relief For Organic Industry

(UNDATED) – Many state and local areas continue to be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and may otherwise be unable to meet certain crop insurance…

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Indiana Farm Fatality Summary Reminds Hoosier Farmers Of Dangers

(UNDATED) – Purdue University’s Agricultural Safety and Health Program released the annual Indiana Farm Fatality Summary with Historical Overview, coinciding with National Farm Safety and Health Week,…

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USDA Announces Contracts for Round 3 of the Farmers to Families Food Box Program

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Following President Donald Trump’s approval to include up to an additional $1 billion in the Farmers to Families Food Box Program, U.S. Secretary of…

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NOSB Fall 2020 Meeting Materials Available

(UNDATED) – The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) National Organic Program (NOP) has posted meeting materials for the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) Fall 2020 Meeting, to…

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Trump Administration Announces Additional $1B For Farmers To Families Food Box Program

(WASHINGTON) – Monday, President Donald J. Trump and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced up to an additional $1 billion for the Farmers to Families…

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Women Award Recipients Praised For Dedication To Indiana Agriculture

(WEST LAFAYETTE) — Three Indiana women were honored for their dedication and contributions to the agriculture industry at the Indiana Statehouse on Aug. 20. The…

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Increasing Oversight Across Organic Supply Chains

(UNDATED) – This is the fifth update in the six-part series highlighting changes outlined in the Strengthening Organic Enforcement (SOE) proposed rule and explaining how they…

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