The work of women is intertwined with agriculture’s inception, but new efforts highlight the integral connection of the female farmer to the growing world.
Jim Schultz started Red Shirt Farm in Western Massachusetts after retiring from a career in teaching. Today, it’s an inspiring example of farming success.
Water restrictions in this drought-ravaged state have trickled down to farmers as a group in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta volunteer to cut water use.
Insurance policies in Wisconsin won’t cover farmers’ manure liabilities, as this precious farm resource is now deemed a pollutant. Other states, watch out!