Monthly Archives: December 2012

Real Talk About…Pesticide Benefits

How many times have those of us in the crop protection industry used the word “pesticide” and encountered responses of confusion or concern? Among many consumers, the crop protection products that farmers rely upon have developed an inaccurate reputation and … Continue reading

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Creating an Agricultural Legacy

The 2007 Census of Agriculture revealed that farmers 65 and older make up the fastest-growing age group in the industry. Data from the USDA’s 2012 Census of Agriculture could reveal an increase in this trend over the past five years, … Continue reading

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Vote for USFRA’s Faces of Farming and Ranching

U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance (USFRA)—a coalition of farmer- and rancher-led organizations of which CropLife America is a proud industry partner—is accepting votes for the 2013 Faces of Farming and Ranching competition until December 15. Throughout the summer, USFRA accepted … Continue reading

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