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What Percentage of Farms and Ranches are Owned by Individuals and Corporations?

What Percentage of Farms and Ranches are Owned by Individuals and Corporations?

From the NFRW Agriculture Subcommittee

To this day, many farms and ranches are passed from generation to generation. As they say, "Farming and ranching is in your blood."

Wednesday, May 12, 2021/Author: Sovilla Mennen/Number of views (285)/Comments (1)/
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Who Designed the EPA Symbol?

Who Designed the EPA Symbol?

From the NFRW Agriculture Subcommittee

In recognition of Earth Day in April, here's a fun fact. Ken Bloomhorst, neighbor and family friend of NFRW Agriculture Subcommittee Chair Sovilla Mennen, illustrated the logo for the Environmental Protection Agency in the 1970s.

Friday, April 23, 2021/Author: Sovilla Mennen/Number of views (245)/Comments (0)/
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How Many Does a Farmer Feed per Acre Farmed?

How Many Does a Farmer Feed per Acre Farmed?

From the NFRW Agriculture Subcommittee

Farmers and ranchers continue to reduce their carbon footprint while feeding more people.  In the U.S. today, farmers feed 166 people per acre farmed, compared to 26 people per acre in 1960. Celebrate Earth Day this year by enjoying some farm fresh food.

Thursday, April 22, 2021/Author: Sovilla Mennen/Number of views (252)/Comments (0)/
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Safety First: Watch Out for Farmers and Farm Equipment While Driving

Safety First: Watch Out for Farmers and Farm Equipment While Driving

From the NFRW Agriculture Subcommittee

It’s that time of year. Large farm equipment is traveling local roads for spring soil preparation and planting season. It is easy for drivers to get frustrated when caught behind something going less than 25 miles per hour, but try to take a breath and be patient. Your life and the lives of others may depend on it.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021/Author: Sovilla Mennen/Number of views (418)/Comments (0)/
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Friday, July 17, 2020/Author: Sovilla Mennen/Number of views (1070)/Comments (0)/
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