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Why do farmers spend more money on farming equipment than on rent?

There’s been some speculation that the trend toward cheaper and better equipment has been driven by a lack of demand for it by farmers, and it’s possible that this trend may be just a temporary trend.But we’re not talking about the decline of the old-school farmhouse; we’re talking about a trend that’s been happening for

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How to get the biggest pay hike for your employees

Farming Bureau Bank has agreed to a $3.9 billion buyout to buy its biggest employer.Farm Bureau Bank is part of the banking group of Lloyds Banking Group.It has 2.2 million employees.Lloyds, the UK’s second largest bank, agreed to the buyout after a $1.6 billion deal last year.Farm bureau’s chief executive, John Maclachlan, said the buyouts

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How to grow vertical farming with Kloter farms

Australian farmers will need to rethink their approaches to vertical farming to make a real difference to the rural economy.Key points:Key pointsThe Government says it wants farmers to be more innovative in their farming strategiesKloter farms are vertical farms that use horizontal rows, vertical stalks and vertical beams to grow cropsVertical farming is growing vertical

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‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ Review: Watch ‘Diaries of a Wimp’ Now!

“It’s hard to believe it took this long for a movie about a wimp to hit theaters.I mean, they have to do all the work.They’re in this house and they have this housekeeper, and they’ve got this child, and it’s all so, so, perfect.It’s like, ‘Oh, it’s not perfect, but it’s perfect.’”The movie follows Wimpy

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How to feed a growing world without food

Feeding a growing global population and growing demand for food and fiber are two of the most pressing challenges of the 21st century.In Australia, the challenge of feeding the world is a growing one.The Australian Government has estimated that by 2050, demand for agricultural commodities will exceed supply and supply will exceed demand for resources.In

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Farmer shoots farm mans wife in apparent domestic dispute

A farmer in Kentucky shot his wife in the arm and abdomen Tuesday after she allegedly tried to choke him, according to authorities.According to a press release from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, the incident occurred shortly after 4:30 p.m. in the village of Maggie’s Farm, about 30 miles southeast of Louisville.Investigators say the incident

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How to create a sanderson farm with the farm stand concept

The farmer-driven farm stand that could revolutionise farming has been in development for some time, with the first prototypes being unveiled last month at the annual farm show in New York.Farm stands allow farmers to gather around a central structure that is connected to a water system, and the stand provides shade, food, and a

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‘Farm Supply Store’ in Japan gets $100 million expansion, says owner

A farmer’s supply store in Japan has been bought by a group of Japanese investors, including a local billionaire, who are hoping to build an ambitious new food and agriculture retail outlet.Tanaka Farms, based in Kaga, south-west of Tokyo, will close its doors next month.Tanakas founder Tatsuo Tanaka says he hopes to turn the store

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How to make your own ‘booty’ farm

The idea of having your own farm seems simple enough.But what if you could create something truly special?The Booty Farm is a concept that has been around for quite some time, and has a pretty impressive track record.Its roots can be traced back to the 1960s and 70s, when people started trying to farm their