Indiana farmers to lose $5 million in subsidies

Indiana farmers will lose about $5.5 million over the next three years from the state’s subsidies program, the Indiana Farm Bureau announced Friday.The subsidies, which cover some 70,000 Indiana farms, were set to expire on June 30.But a compromise deal was reached with the state Senate that allows Indiana farmers with certain farm types to

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What’s on the market for the most dangerous spider farm in the U.S.?

The White Fence Farm in South Carolina, owned by Mortimer Farms, is one of three farms that produce millions of spiders a year, and has been accused of killing thousands of them.The spiders have been identified by a recent study as a type of spider called the Asian cobra (Megalophorus coccineus), and researchers have called