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Bachelor's Calf Leads Steuben 4-H Auction

The Steuben County 4-H Fair roped in $216,230.04 this Thursday on 257 lots. This is a decrease from ... Read entire story

Kubiszak Sells Six Champions in Van Buren Auction

Receipts were higher for this year's Van Buren County Youth Fair large livestock auction, held ... Read entire story

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What's Making News


Van Buren Co. Dairy to Host 'Breakfast on the Farm'

Hood Farms Family Dairy, located near Paw Paw, will host a "Breakfast on the Farm" event on Aug. 8. The public is ... Read entire story

Burbrink Given National Award

Jeff Burbrink, agriculture and natural resources educator for Purdue University Extension in ... Read entire story

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This Week's Farm Operations


Late Blight Is Detected in LaGrange Co.

Late blight, a plant disease affecting both potatoes and tomatoes, has been detected recently in ... Read entire story

Speaker Says Soil Biology Is Key

The topic on every Indiana and southern Michigan farmer's mind is this year's wet and cool weather ... Read entire story

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This Week's Market News


Corn Prices Fade as Supplies Are Expected to Keep Up with Demand

Corn futures prices increased about 90 cents per bushel from mid-June to mid-July. According to University ... Read entire story

U.S. Milk Production Falls Below Expectations, Except for Michigan

Weather impacted June U.S. milk production, according to preliminary data in last Tuesday's Milk Production ... Read entire story

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Weekly Columns


Beautiful Tips

Looking good may not be absolutely essential for making home work, but when you feel good about how you ... Read entire story

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