Hancock County Farm Bureau holds Ag Day Breakfast
The Agriculture Council of America hosts the campaign on a national level.
03/21/2017The following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau for National Agriculture during National Agriculture Week. For almost 50 years, the Expanded Food Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) has helped more than 33 million low-income families improve their diets and food-related behaviors by helping them access credible nutrition information. Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch will be honoring the winners of the Ag Day video contest.
One goal of Ag Day is to recognize the contribution agriculture makes in the lives of all of us.
Agriculture provides nearly everything we eat, use and wear on a daily basis, and is increasingly contributing to fuel and other bio-products.
According to the ACA, each farmer is responsible for feeding more than 144 people. The ACA says we Americans spend only 2 percent of our disposable income on meat and poultry.
Independence referendum 'only way to protect Scotland from hardest of Brexits'
During an interview in 2012, Mr Barroso said: "For European Union purposes, from a legal point of view, it is certainly a new state".
"Duvall has been a life-long supporter of investing in young people with demonstrated interest in not only farming and ranching but also agribusiness...", Julie Anna Potts, AFBF executive vice president, said in a release.
So today, on this National Ag Day, thank a farmer and rancher for what they provide for you. National Ag Week continues until March 25.
In a letter this week, the American Farm Bureau and National Farmers Union call for more money in the 2018 farm bill. Dispelling such notions is why Monday kicked of National Agriculture Week. Ask many Americans where their food comes from, and they'll answer the supermarket, while clothing comes from the mall.
David Daniels, Director of the Ohio Department of Agriculture, visited D&D Ingredients, which provides vitamin premixes used in animal feeds. Informed citizens will also be better able to participate in establishing the policies that will support a competitive agricultural industry in the country and around the world. "National Ag Day is a good idea".
Korea blasts USA for tough remarks on Pyongyang
The Korean War ended with an armistice, not a peace treaty, which means the Korean Peninsula remains in a technical state of war. The secretary warned that all options, including military action, are on the table in dealing with the communist nation.
Britain to formally launch European Union exit on March 29
Britain said yesterday it will trigger its exit from the European Union on March 29, nine months after it voted to leave. So Britain will exit the European Union on 29 March 2019", the Downing Street spokesperson said.
Golovkin outslugs determined Jacobs as knockout streak ends
That fight, of course, would be against Golden Boy Promotions' and Oscar De La Hoya's prized pupil, Canelo Alvarez. Gennady "GGG" Golovkin entered his middleweight title defense against Daniel Jacobs as the boogieman of boxing.
Drake's newest project, 'More Life,' is now streaming all over the internet
Later in the album, " Teenage Fever " samples her 1999 hit " If You Had My Love ". And I got on the song ", she said, adding, "Yeah, we have a song together.
Japan court finds government and TEPCO liable for Fukushima nuclear disaster
TEPCO said no decision had yet been made on whether to appeal the ruling, adding that it would consider how to respond after examining the decision.
IJR's Erin McPike Is Traveling With Secretary Tillerson on Asia Trip
The decision to travel on a smaller aircraft was Tillerson's, Toner said, and was in part an effort to save money . The State Department rejected the idea McPike was acting a a pool correspondent, the Examiner reported .
Kamran Akmal named in ODI, T20I squads ahead of WI tour
Kamran Akmal and Ahmed Shehzad returned to Pakistan setup in the limited-overs squads for the forthcoming tour of West Indies. The selectors have also rewarded five uncapped players for their excellence in domestic cricket.
Trump Travel Ban Ruling Promised Before Law Takes Effect Tonight
The Justice Department will have a chance to respond on Monday, and then the judge will hear oral arguments on Wednesday. The previous executive order on travel from Trump was put on hold when Washington argued it was discriminatory.
Britain's Parliament backs Brexit, clears way for talks
The House of Lords made two amendments to the Bill, firstly introducing a "meaningful" vote on the final deal with Brussels. Lawmakers on Monday are slated to vote on changes sought by the House of Lords - but panned by the government.
Another blast of snow on the way for Ottawa
Environment Canada says eastern Ontario may start to experience the storm when the system starts heading east on Tuesday evening. Here in Windsor-Essex , windy conditions are also forecast, making for local blowing snow and below-freezing temperatures.
Mar 17 2017