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Farm Supervisor Faces Charges Over Australia's Needles-In-Strawberries Scare

FARM SUPERVISOR FACES CHARGES OVER AUSTRALIA'S NEEDLES-IN-STRAWBERRIES SCARE

Earlier this fall, needles were repeatedly found inside strawberries sold at grocery stores. Now a 50-year-old Berry Licious employeeis...

This Veteran Learned the Value of American Wool in the Army. Now He's Raising His Own Sheep

THIS VETERAN LEARNED THE VALUE OF AMERICAN WOOL IN THE ARMY. NOW HE'S RAISING HIS OWN SHEEP

Four years ago, John Lemondes and his wife, Martha, bought about 500 acres of land in Jamesville, New York, and launched a second career....

 
 
 
Farming through the summer: Beating facial eczema in sheep the old-fashioned way

FARMING THROUGH THE SUMMER: BEATING FACIAL ECZEMA IN SHEEP THE OLD-FASHIONED WAY

New Zealand's largest red meat genetics company is working to reduce the impact of facial eczema as it becomes more prevalent throughout...

What Do The “No Antibiotic” Claims on Meat Mean?

WHAT DO THE “NO ANTIBIOTIC” CLAIMS ON MEAT MEAN?

Are there antibiotics in the meat you eat? If you're buying factory farmed meat, there's a good chance what you're serving up contains...

 
 
 
Maintaining Hoof Health in the Winter

MAINTAINING HOOF HEALTH IN THE WINTER

At farms all across New England, winter means taking extra care to ensure horses are healthy and happy. While frozen water buckets...

A One Day Dairy Farm Tour of a Cabot Creamery Cooperative Farm

A ONE DAY DAIRY FARM TOUR OF A CABOT CREAMERY COOPERATIVE FARM

I was proud to partner with Cabot Creamery Cooperative for this one day dairy farm tour of Dellavale Farm. All photos, opinions, and...

 
 
 
Weekend reading: Farming While Black

WEEKEND READING: FARMING WHILE BLACK

Leah Penniman. Farming While Black: Soul Fire Farm's Practical Guide to Liberation on the Land Chelsea Green, 2018. This is the second...

Democrats' House takeover spurs hope for farm bill this year

DEMOCRATS' HOUSE TAKEOVER SPURS HOPE FOR FARM BILL THIS YEAR

MINNEAPOLIS - Prospects have improved for Congress to pass a bipartisan farm bill before the end of the year after Democrats secured...

 
 
 
FDA Approves Elanco Cattle Drug, the First for Reducing Gas Emissions

FDA APPROVES ELANCO CATTLE DRUG, THE FIRST FOR REDUCING GAS EMISSIONS

A product that reduces emissions from farm animal waste? There's now a drug for that. The FDA has approved an Elanco drug developed...

Man jumps into crocodile pool, gets attacked at Florida alligator farm

MAN JUMPS INTO CROCODILE POOL, GETS ATTACKED AT FLORIDA ALLIGATOR FARM

A man jumped into the recently opened Nile Crocodile enclosure at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park in Florida.

 
 
 
A Farm-Fresh Thanksgiving

A FARM-FRESH THANKSGIVING

This November, get a jump on your Thanksgiving to-do list: pre-order an all-natural, humanely-raised turkey from our regional farms,...

Buy the Best Artisan Food Products in our new thisNZlife Farmers' Market

BUY THE BEST ARTISAN FOOD PRODUCTS IN OUR NEW THISNZLIFE FARMERS' MARKET

BUY THE BEST ARTISAN FOOD PRODUCTS AND SHOP ANY TIME OF THE DAY OR NIGHT AT OUR ONLINE FARMERS' MARKET. NZ Life & Leisure and thisNZlife's...

 
 
 
Taking On Bonneville With A Little Nudge From Vodka

TAKING ON BONNEVILLE WITH A LITTLE NUDGE FROM VODKA

News Homebrew hero Montgomery Distillery's Ryan Montgomery Ryan Montgomery's Yamaha XS650 project, powered by vodka heads and wheat...

PAYROLL ADMINISTRATOR | LAMBS FARM

Libertyville, Illinois, Key responsibilities are: Manages the payroll programs/processes, including the integration of time from the...

 
 
 
What's Behind the Crippling Dairy Crisis? Family Farmers Speak Out

WHAT'S BEHIND THE CRIPPLING DAIRY CRISIS? FAMILY FARMERS SPEAK OUT

“If a mammal doesn't produce it, it isn't ‘milk',” says Lisa Engelbert, one of the farmers at the sixth-generation Engelbert Farms...

Signs your chickens might have gapeworm PLUS how to treat it

SIGNS YOUR CHICKENS MIGHT HAVE GAPEWORM PLUS HOW TO TREAT IT

Goldie, the Araucana hen. If your bird is coughing and gasping, it could be a sneaky little worm. When NZ Lifestyle Block reader Martin...

 
 
 

HENDERSON COUNTY MAN SENTENCED IN ANIMAL HOARDING CASE FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2

In October 2017, more than 400 animals-mostly poultry-were seized from a farm in Reed, Kentucky. Officials say at least 100 dead animals...

NFL Star Drew Bledsoe Opens State-of-the-Art Doubleback Winery in Walla Walla

NFL STAR DREW BLEDSOE OPENS STATE-OF-THE-ART DOUBLEBACK WINERY IN WALLA WALLA

14,000-Square-Foot Facility Houses Tasting Room, Fermentation Facility, Wine Cellar, Lab, and Offices for Doubleback and Bledsoe Family...

 
 
 
How to import farm animals to New Zealand

HOW TO IMPORT FARM ANIMALS TO NEW ZEALAND

Bringing a new breed into NZ is expensive, and you can only import certain species of farm animals from approved countries. Words:...

Weekend reading: Supermarket USA

WEEKEND READING: SUPERMARKET USA

Shane Hamilton. Supermarket USA: Food and Power in the Cold War Farms Race. Yale University Press, 2018. I did a blurb for this one: Who...