Lexington, KY, April 16, 2013 — State Farm Service Agency (FSA) John W. McCauley announced his support for Earth Day. Climate change can seem like a remote problem, but in fact it impacts real people, animals, and their environments. These “Faces of Climate Change” are multiplying every day.
A series of grain production educational meetings is about to begin. It will be unlike any traditional Extension program farmers or landowners have attended before. County Agents and Extension Specialists from the UK College of Agriculture will offer the series of programs over the internet. T
We all know that we should eat at least five servings of fruits and vegetables a day, but many of us don’t get the recommended servings.
People interested in gardening and basic food preservation should make plans to attend the 2013 Garden and Food Preservation program on March 29th at the Kent Manor Meeting Room from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.
The annual meeting of the Butler County Stockman’s Association will be Thursday, March 28th at 6:00 p.m.
United States Department of Agriculture / Farm Service Agency
Lexington, KY, March 7, 2013— The Farm Service Agency's Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) provides financial assistance to producers of non-insurable crops when low yields, loss of inventory or prevented planting occur due to a natural disaster.
BY: Lloyd G Saylor, County Extension Agent for 4-H Youth Development
WASHINGTON, February 8, 2013- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today reminded Hispanic and women farmers and ranchers who allege discrimination by the USDA in past decades that there are 45 days remaining in the filing period closing March 25, 2013.
Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products, often referred to as PPCPs, are products used by individuals for personal care or health reasons, or used by the agricultural industry to enhance the growth or health of livestock. PPCPs include prescription and over-the-counter drugs, veterinary drugs