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The 2012 Census of Agriculture notes that nearly one million women are working Americaâ€™s lands. Thatâ€™s nearly a third of our nationâ€™s farmers. These women are generating $12.9 billion in annual agricultural sales.
Iowa, the quintessence of heartland America, is undergoing an economic transformation that is challenging its rural character â€” and, inevitably, its political order.
U.S. growers will seed the most winter wheat since 2007, according to a Bloomberg survey of 12 analysts.
OSUâ€™s College of Veterinary Medicine ranks fifth among the nationâ€™s 28 veterinary medical schools, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report graduate-school list. This makes it the highest-ranking college at Ohio State.
â€śWeed control in major crops is almost entirely accomplished with herbicides today,â€ť said Vilsack. â€śUSDA, working in collaboration with the Environmental Protection Agency, must continue to identify ways to encourage producers to adopt diverse tactics for weed management in addition to herbicide control. The actions we are taking today are part of this effort.