Agriculture

Farming during a government shutdown

January 8, 2019 ecodaily 0

  Valuable economic data from the federal government is not always released during government shutdowns, which can leave American farmers unsure on how to price and sell crops. It’s already been a volatile year for […]

Agriculture

Skyscraper farms are about to go global

December 23, 2018 ecodaily 0

  In a suburb of Kyoto in Japan, surrounded by technology companies and startups, Spread Co. is preparing to open the world’s largest automated leaf-vegetable factory. It’s the company’s second vertical farm and could mark […]

Agriculture

A unique project to support coconut farming

December 9, 2018 ecodaily 0

  Kera Gramam, an innovative agriculture project for the promotion of coconut farming covering around 250 hectares, was launched in Kattippara panchayat on Saturday. Minister for Agriculture V.S. Sunil Kumar inaugurated the project which will […]

Agriculture

Farming bankruptcies growing across state

November 30, 2018 ecodaily 0

  Farming bankruptcies have climbed to a 10-year high in Indiana, reaching levels not seen since 2000. During the 12-month period that ended June 30, 15 Hoosier farming operations officially called it quits, according to […]