Quick Guide to Financing a Rural Land Purchase

Quick Guide to Financing a Rural Land Purchase

Acquiring rural land is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. However, if you’re like most aspiring country dwellers, you’ll need to finance the purchase with a loan if you want to maintain even a small bit of your savings. This means you’ll need to...

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What Is a USDA Loan? How Can I Apply?

What Is a USDA Loan? How Can I Apply?

Living in the country and having land that you can turn into a functioning farm or garden is the American dream. While you can always pay for your dream home and property with a conventional mortgage, it’s not your only option. In fact, there are loans specifically...

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FDA Proposes New Traceability Rules

FDA Proposes New Traceability Rules

Food-borne illnesses are increasingly more common with the rise of factory farms and reliance on automated technology to increase production rates across the country. This is bad news for both consumers and farmers that depend on steady and reliable purchase orders to...

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Important Updates for the World Dairy Expo

Important Updates for the World Dairy Expo

Every year, hundreds of committed dairy farmers attend the World Dairy Expo. It’s the perfect way to stay up to date on all industry trends and improvements as well as networking with other professionals in the industry. With the COVID-19 pandemic raging on and making...

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Goat Farming 101: How to Get Started

Goat Farming 101: How to Get Started

When it comes to expanding your product offerings as a farmer, you have many different options. You can plant new crops, transform a part of your property into a vacation rental location, or start raising livestock. Raising goats is one of the most flexible,...

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How Technology Is Changing the Ag Industry

How Technology Is Changing the Ag Industry

Farmers have honed their craft for thousands of years using traditional techniques and methods. While it’s possible to stick to traditional methods to produce high-quality crops, technology is helping even the newest farmers establish themselves as agricultural...

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