A company called mobius is the winner of the third-annual “AgSharks” competition. The company produces biodegradable polymers from agricultural, food and forestry wastes.
Researchers working to improve the disease resistance of organic tomatoes recently received funding to continue their work. The University of Wisconsin-Madison and several collaborating research institutions were awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture for “Tomato Organic Management and Improvement Project: Part II.”
Winter calving can lead to health risks for newborn calves. Heavy snowfall and dangerous wind chills can create calving conditions that are difficult to manage. They can put the ears, feet and life of newborn calves at risk. But calving indoors also has its drawbacks.
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The Better Business Bureau is warning consumers to beware of holiday gift exchanges circulating on social media right now. Examples of this scheme seen this holiday season include the “secret sister” gift exchange, the wine exchange and a book exchange. While these exchanges seem harmless en…