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Local Producers Respond to COVID-19 Crisis

COVID-19 is making Chuck Mohler sick.

Thankfully, he's not physically ill from the coronavirus outbreak that has immobilized much ... Read entire story

State Announces COVID-19 Actions

Gov. Eric J. Holcomb took additional unprecedented actions to protect and support Hoosiers during the COVID-19 outbreak... Read entire story

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This Week's Farm Operations


Planting Cannot Be Postponed Because of COVID-19

Trade conflicts, prevented and late planting, and policy innovations have presented a difficult decision-making environment to ... Read entire story

Ractopamine Use OK'd for State Fair

The Indiana State Fair and Purdue University Extension—Indiana 4-H believe it is in the best interest of our ... Read entire story

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This Week's Market News


Consider Markets Before Planting

The planting season begins another year under considerable uncertainty. While trade issues remain, the continued ... Read entire story

COVID-19 Pandemic Weighs Heavily on Dairy, but Production Continues

The latest Margin Watch (MW) from Chicago-based Commodity and Ingredient Hedging LLC stated, "Dairy margins ... Read entire story

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Weekly Columns


Lack of Workers Will Affect Supply

The coronavirus is a world tragedy. Millions will get sick and too many will die. All of us will worry about family ... Read entire story

Accepting Things as They Are Was a Key Trait of a Strong Man

My father wasn't a stoic. Instead, his temperament was one of acceptance. He simply accepted the fact that he ... Read entire story

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