Florida Panhandle Ag Facts from the 2017 Ag Census

Florida Panhandle Ag Facts from the 2017 Ag Census

Every five years, farmers from across the U.S. complete detailed questionnaires that provide the best statistical information available about the farming industry in this country.  State and county data from the 2017 US Census of Agriculture was released in April...
Friday Feature: Floating Dairy in Rotterdam

Friday Feature: Floating Dairy in Rotterdam

This week’s featured video was published by the Your Morning Show out of Canada back in September to share the concept of a Floating Dairy in the Netherlands.  This month, according to Diary Herd Management, the first 32 cows are floating on the New Meuse River,...
Disaster Bridge Loan and Sales Tax Refund Meeting Recording

Disaster Bridge Loan and Sales Tax Refund Meeting Recording

On Wednesday, May 22, 2019, representatives from UF/IFAS Extension, Florida Farm Bureau, and the Small Business development Center (SBDC) provided information to farmers on two disaster recovery programs initiated by the Governor and the Florida Legislature. ...
Friday Feature:  Canadian Autonomous Tractors

Friday Feature: Canadian Autonomous Tractors

Back in 2017, we shared the Case prototype Autonomous (Self-Driving) Tractors video, but as of yet these are still not available commercially.  A Canadian company, DOT Technology Corporation has begun selling a limited release of autonomous tractors to farms, and is...