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BERNALILLO – Sandoval County is moving forward by authorizing a second solar farm along Encino Road. The committee unanimously approved a resolution Thursday to consider an industrial tax liability that would go to the Encino North solar farm, more than two years after the existing Encino solar site came on the scene. “(Additional renewables) a …

For Luke Bryan, the Farm Tour is not just a concert, it is a spiritual experience. Since the tour started in 2010, Bryan has partnered with farms across the country to turn the fields into concert arenas. His Farm Tour attracts thousands of fans for a good cause: to raise funds and educate the farmers …

LENOX – Many locals still call it “the duck farm” – officially, the Stonover Inn, a historic Under Mountain Road property owned for 20 years by former rock music producer Tom Werman and his wife, Suky, an educator who reinvented himself as an art gallery curator for the farm’s renovated barn. Randy Grimmett and Allison …

Bangladesh appears to be caught between a rock and a hard place when it calls for reduced agricultural subsidies in developed countries, which could lead to higher world prices for agricultural products and raise import bills for everything, from wheat to sugar to cotton. Again, with regard to exports, although still modest, Bangladesh stands a …

Recycling collection sites will be empty until the end of October Recycling of empty pesticide and fertilizer cans Cleanfarms reminds farmers that they can recycle empty and rinsed pesticide and fertilizer cans until the end of October. – Photo of clean farms Cleanfarms reminds farmers that they can recycle empty and rinsed pesticide and fertilizer …

By Brianna Gwirtz, OCJ field reporter It all started with a square of pumpkins. In 1999, John Boyer and his wife, Deb, opened their farm to the public for visitors to pick pumpkins. Boyer, at the time, was a milkman, the fourth generation on the farm to milk cows and raise crops in Ashland County. …

Kindergarten students in the Greater Auburn City School District were able to learn the ins and outs of a dairy farm, all without leaving their classroom. On Wednesday, the children in Meg Gremli’s class at Herman Avenue Elementary School watched a virtual tour of the farm. The video was broadcast on YouTube via Zoom, live …

Kansas’ first major wind farm turns 20 this year, so we’ve put together a list of 20 things to know on the industry. Kansas’ wind turbines can generate 7,028 megawatts, the 4th highest in the country and enough to power about 1.6 million homes. Wind represented 42.2% of all electricity produced in the state in …

The eggs on display were intended to add value to the production and productivity of Empass Poultry Farms. Dawda Mboob, Managing Director of Empass Hatchery Farm, said she was delighted to receive the eggs from YEP, saying they are working hard to ensure the sustainability of poultry as well as for young people and farmers …

Irina Vasilyeva was chosen as one of the 17 Food hero by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Agency (FAO), as an example of how access to technical knowledge and innovation can enable small farmers to become agents of change. Food Heroes are recognized for their commitment to providing food to their communities and beyond. …