Grant Gerlock http://tspr.org en A Signal to Hog Producers: Cargill to Stop Use of Gestation Crates http://tspr.org/post/signal-hog-producers-cargill-stop-use-gestation-crates <p>Cargill, one of the country’s largest pork producers, <a href="http://www.cargill.com/news/releases/2014/NA31657661.jsp">announced Monday</a> it will stop using gestation crates. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:47:55 +0000 Grant Gerlock 54623 at http://tspr.org A Signal to Hog Producers: Cargill to Stop Use of Gestation Crates Study: Cellulosic Ethanol Production Might Harm Climate http://tspr.org/post/study-cellulosic-ethanol-production-might-harm-climate <p>Biofuels made in the Midwest from corn stover -- the leftovers of harvested corn plants -- might be worse for global warming than gasoline in the short term. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 23:10:36 +0000 Grant Gerlock 52326 at http://tspr.org Study: Cellulosic Ethanol Production Might Harm Climate U.S. Farmers and Suicide http://tspr.org/post/us-farmers-and-suicide <p>An alarming number of farmers in the U.S. take their own lives, according to the magazine Newsweek. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:15:45 +0000 Grant Gerlock 52101 at http://tspr.org U.S. Farmers and Suicide Farmers Worry About Sharing Big Data http://tspr.org/post/farmers-worry-about-sharing-big-data <p>When it comes to keeping data secure, farmers are worried about some of the same issues as the rest of us. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 00:29:48 +0000 Grant Gerlock 48572 at http://tspr.org Farmers Worry About Sharing Big Data No Immediate Drop Expected in Steak Prices http://tspr.org/post/no-immediate-drop-expected-steak-prices <p>For the first time in nearly 10 years, the nation’s beef herd might be poised for growth, which could mean relief from rising meat prices. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 20:44:32 +0000 Grant Gerlock 46480 at http://tspr.org No Immediate Drop Expected in Steak Prices