farming

Dan Hromas
4:01 am
Tue August 5, 2014

My Farm Roots: Coming Home to Roost

The poultry farm Dan Hromas started near York, Neb., since returning from military service in Iraq has helped him re-integrate in to civilian life.
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When they heard Dan Hromas’ truck rolling in, the chickens came strutting.

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Garden, Community Kitchen in Galesburg
2:29 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Children Can Learn to Garden in Knox County

Knox Prairie Community Garden
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Children will have an opportunity develop a "green thumb" thanks to the Knox Prairie Community Garden.

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Ballot Initiative in August
12:11 pm
Fri June 6, 2014

What does the Right to Farm mean in Missouri?

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Members of Congress are throwing their support behind a proposed “right to farm” amendment in Missouri’s constitution. But critics are pointing to the measure’s ambiguous language as problematic.

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Deciding How Much to Share
6:29 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Farmers Worry About Sharing Big Data

This laptop is an essential tool on Dave Beck’s farm. He uses it to design maps to apply different doses of seed, water, and fertilizer on his fields.
Credit Grant Gerlock/Harvest Public Media

When it comes to keeping data secure, farmers are worried about some of the same issues as the rest of us.

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