When you step into Bryan Farm Supply in Arcadia, it feels a little bit like stepping into the past. Antique metal farm implements hang from the ceiling. Customers sit on bags of feed or at a round table between the office and the cash counter just to...
If you're in search of exotic fruit trees, then Randy Thompson of Thompson's Nursery and Vineyards in Valrico is your man.
WICHITA, Kan. - Political instability in Ukraine - coupled with potential freeze damage to winter wheat in the United States and a deepening drought in some major wheat producing countries - are conspiring to significantly drive up wheat prices, econ...
My mother lives with me, and I'm involved in her medical care. She's a tough cookie. But like many 88-year-olds, she has several health problems. We visit her doctor at least once a month to report what's working and what isn't doing the trick. Recen...
Terry Hill's invention wasn't something he planned to do in his retirement. Nor was it a dream the Arcadia resident had from his youth, hoping to one day bring to fruition. It grew organically, so to speak, from the ground up.
This is Florida strawberry season's high time, and you can see it all around with super deals on strawberries at the supermarket and great buys at local farm stands.
A new and innovative web site developed by Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS), in partnership with University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS), will help the state's farmers sell to local sc...
POLO, Ill. - There's a silo on Brent and Bruce Scholl's farm that was built in 1919 by their grandfather. It's not in use anymore, but it serves as a relic and landmark to a different era of farming as it stands near half of their cattle and nearly 3...
"Peanut harvester, old but in working condition needs a new tire $2000," "Bahia hay, 4x5 rolls, string wrapped, well fertilized, barn stored, cut Fall 2013 $50/roll, "Pair Blue Eared Pheasant breeders $275."
Recent studies show that when consumers are choosing foods, they are often choosing local. Consumers believe that by choosing local, the quality is better, their purchase is helpful to the local economy, the assortment of products is often wider, and...