food waste

Agri View: Reducing Food Waste

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Everett Griner talks about the shocking food waste figures in today’s Agri View.       I mention this frequently because it is in the news quite often. Food waste. A new study recently puts something stunning in the volume of food wasted. Hold on to your hat now. 218 billion dollars’ worth every year. That comes to something just …

Agri View: Hobby Farming

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Everett Griner talks about hobby farming. A new kind of farmer in today’s Agri View.       There is a growing new type of farmer. And, it is drawing a lot of attention. It was described to me as ‘hobby farmers’. These are people who have worked in several occupations but were never farmers. They don’t own a lot …

Agri View: Thieves Targeting Bees

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Everett Griner talks about thieves now targeting bees in today’s Agri View.       Well, not only are America’s bee farmers losing hives to unstoppable disease, mites, and stress, but in one area, they are losing hives to thieves. In one case, the culprits were arrested and 2,500 hives were recovered — 2,500 hives! Location and names are not …

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Agri View: Coyote Problem Spreads

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Everett Griner talks about the coyote problem spreading across the Southeast in today’s Agri View.       Well, coyotes are making news again. My last report dealt with a growing problem in our larger midwestern cities. This one is out of the southeast region. No telling where the next one will be from because the once-noted creature from the …