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AGLC 2017 Conference

AGLC Annual Conference A conference for producers and landowners who want to have more profitable and resource rich operations.Learn, from fellow producers, how to graze more and feed less hay.

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A Taste For Pork Helped A Deadly Virus Jump To Humans

It was a balmy Sunday evening in early 1999, and Dr. Kaw Bing Chua hadn’t had lunch or dinner. There wasn’t time to eat. Chua was chasing a killer. And he thought maybe he had finally tracked it down. He slid the slide under the microscope lens, turned on the […]

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Tisch School of the Arts Climate Action Conference

This event is Presented By: Tisch School of the Arts, in association with Hip Hop Caucus and Justice Action Mobilization Network The Climate Action Conference will bring together diverse stakeholders on climate at a critically important time within our new political reality in America. Through the conference we intend to […]

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Latinos and the New Trump Administration

Growing share say situation of U.S. Hispanics is worsening Hispanics are divided about what a Donald Trump presidency means for their place in America, according to a Pew Research Center survey of Hispanic adults taken before his inauguration. The survey also finds that a rising share believes the situation of […]

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Iowa Farmers Send NAFTA Letter to Trump

Commodity groups and Farm Bureau ask Trump administration to continue strong trade relationships within North America. Editor’s note: Several Iowa farm groups recently sent a letter to President Donald Trump and his administration asking officials to maintain and expand upon the ag sector gains achieved in the North American market, […]

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Trump’s Radical Anti-Americanism

Beate and Serge Klarsfeld, the couple who did so much to bear witness to the terrible truths of the Second World War, came to town last week to introduce their new memoir to an American audience. In it, there is a photograph that can only be called heartbreaking in its […]

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Pigford Documentary: USDA Discrimination Against African-American Farmers, Pigford v. Glickman

USDA Discrimination Against African-American Farmers Pigford v. Glickman Documentary   “With pressure on small family farms through the 20th century, both whites and African American farmers were struggling to survive in the South. The USDA made its loans dependent on applicants’ credit, but African Americans were discriminated against and had […]

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DHS Weighed National Guard for Immigration Roundups

The White House distanced itself Friday from a Department of Homeland Security draft proposal to use the National Guard to round up unauthorized immigrants, but lawmakers said the document offers insight into the Trump administration’s internal efforts to enact its promised crackdown on illegal immigration. Administration officials said the proposal, […]

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John Deere Results Pressured by Soft Conditions in Farm and Construction

John Deere’s first quarter net income was down from a year earlier, but key agricultural markets show signs of stabilization. Net income attributable to Deere & Company was $193.8 million, or $0.61 per share, for the first quarter ended January 29, 2017, compared with $254.4 million, or $0.80 per share, […]