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Women In Agriculture
 
Everyday Disasters: The Life and Learnings of a Farm Family: Agriculture Blog (Article)
By: Mamie Luhmann, 4-H Program Coordinator
TAGS: Women In Agriculture, Women In Agriculture, Young, Beginning Farmers
 
July 02, 2015 - From ripped jeans and falling in manure to blisters and tasting the livestock feed, farm kids have a knack for getting into mischief. In her latest women in agriculture blog, Mamie Luhmann talks about finding lessons in life's little mishaps. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
Grain
 
Leveraging Your Competitive Advantage: Agriculture Blog
By: Joel Larson, Credit Team Director
TAGS: Grain, Grain
 
July 01, 2015 - Identifying and leveraging your competitive advantage offers the best chance of future success. AgStar’s Joel Larson breaks down how grain producers can assess and make the most of their operational strengths. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
Swine
 
Trade Promotion Authority's Effect on Hog Markets: Agriculture Blog (Video)
By: Steve Malakowsky, Swine Specialist
TAGS: Swine, Global Markets & Economics
 
June 30, 2015 - Farrowing Intentions are predicted to be down 3-4 percent over the next three months. In this Hog Blog, AgStar’s Steve Malakowsky explains the reasoning behind this as well as the effect of the TPA on markets. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
Young, Beginning Farmers
 
Education Costs and Keys to Success for Young Farmers: Agriculture Blog
By: Dr. David Kohl, Agriculture Economist
TAGS: Young, Beginning Farmers
 
June 29, 2015 - What are some of the keys to success for young farmers? Should young people be accountable for a portion of their tuition? Dr. Kohl shares perspective from a community college student in his latest blog. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
Women In Agriculture
 
Digging into Your Personal Finances: Agriculture Blog (Video)
By: Elaine Froese, Farmer/Writer
TAGS: Women In Agriculture
 
June 25, 2015 - A top concern for farm women is not understanding their individual wealth within the farming operation. In this week’s video blog, Elaine Froese discusses why now is the time to figure out your personal finances. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
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