Seldom Rest Farm from Pulaski, Tenn., won the overall prize for the 2017 Southeast Hay Contest with an alfalfa entry scoring a relative forage quality score of 269.
Robert Mills, Jr., is the 2017 Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year.
Beef exports above last year's pace, pork down slightly, lamb had second largest total of the year.
Hurricane Irma cost Florida agriculture $2.5 billion in damages, according to a recently released report.
The primary founder of the Sunbelt Expo was the late Joe Burnside. His original job description didn’t include starting a major farm equipment show.
Cattle on feed up 4% from year earlier.
Tommy Irvin, who was a commissioner of agriculture longer than anyone in U.S. history, died Sept. 14 in Georgia. He was 88.
Hurricane Irma brought terrific damage to the Southeast, including to agriculture. Preliminary observations point to considerable losses.
Some very rich people and influential companies want to help change the way meat is produced.
APHIS veterinarians are working alongside Texas Animal Health Commission.