The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is partnering with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, pork and dairy producers, and environmental and scientific experts to launch the Nutrient Recycling Challenge, a competition to develop affordable technologies that recycle nutrients from livestock waste.
Today’s issue of Southeast AgNet This Weekincludes information on the November cotton crop report, as well as a reminder about the November 20 deadline for the Margin Protection Program . Want to learn more? Click here to subscribe and view the current issue.
Promoting beef is something the Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC) Beef Team members did this past weekend, as their efforts are through programs designed by the Georgia Beef Board. ABAC Beef Team member, Amanda Murphy, explains what the event was and who they talked with.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is reminding dairy producers that November 20th is the deadline to enroll for 2016 coverage under the Margin Protection Program. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told us he’s encouraging producers to sign up.
In this week’s “Getting to know your beef checkoff” brought to you by your beef checkoff, Bill Lipscomb from Prattville, Alabama talks about how the beef checkoff was involved in recent promotions in his state.