Farm Newshttp://www.farm-news.com/page/category.detail/nav/5001/Editorialsen-usSat, 16 Feb 2019 16:31:42 EDTSat, 16 Feb 2019 16:31:42 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssFFA enriches the lives of studentshttp://www.farm-news.com/page/content.detail/id/534428.htmlFFA was established in 1928 as Future Farmers of America. It was renamed the National FFA Organization in 1988 to reflect the rapid changes and greater employment diversity in agriculture. To most of us, it is known simply as FFA.Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 EDTLoan programs help farmers enter the industryhttp://www.farm-news.com/page/content.detail/id/534405.htmlThe Beginning Farmer Loan Program receives a modest funding boost in the recently signed farm bill, which is important for an industry that needs more startup operation.Mon, 4 Feb 2019 00:00:00 EDTIPFS starts Tuesdayhttp://www.farm-news.com/page/content.detail/id/534390.htmlWhat organizers say is the third largest indoor agricultural equipment show in the upper Midwest kicks off Tuesday and continues through Thursday at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines. The 2019 Iowa Power Farming Show features 7.Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 EDTIowa Department of Agriculture is helping the state succeedhttp://www.farm-news.com/page/content.detail/id/534379.htmlOn New Year's Eve, Mike Naig, Iowa's secretary of agriculture, released his department's look back at the year just ending. It contains encouraging news.Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:00:00 EDTUSDA accomplished much in 2018http://www.farm-news.com/page/content.detail/id/534363.htmlAs 2019 begins, it's a good time to reflect not just on what lies ahead, but also on what was accomplished in the year that just ended. At the United States Department of Agriculture, 2018 was challenging.Fri, 11 Jan 2019 00:00:00 EDT