Lancaster Farming: News http://www.lancasterfarming.com News en-us Central Kentucky winery auction off http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Central-Kentucky-winery-auction-off RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — A one-time tobacco farm that had been converted to a winery has now been converted to multiple tracts of land and a lot of ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:45:00 GMT Police, Pennsylvania farmer seeking missing bull http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Police--Pennsylvania-farmer-seeking-missing-bull MERCER, Pa. (AP) — It's no bull.State police and a western Pennsylvania cattle owner are looking for a 2-year-old bull that has been missing ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:30:00 GMT NY State Fair selling tickets online for 1st time http://www.lancasterfarming.com/NY-State-Fair-selling-tickets-online-for-1st-time SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Tickets for the New York State Fair can be bought online for the first time ever.Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the new system wil ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:00:00 GMT Tribe gets $200,000 for farmers market pavilion http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Tribe-gets--200-000-for-farmers-market-pavilion MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan is getting $200,000 from the federal government to build a farmers ma ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:15:00 GMT EXCHANGE: College coop home to flock http://www.lancasterfarming.com/EXCHANGE--College-coop-home-to-flock DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Beyond the classrooms, labs and offices at Richland Community College reside about 50 noisy, feathered tenants with a habit ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 04:00:00 GMT China detains employees of suspect meat seller http://www.lancasterfarming.com/China-detains-employees-of-suspect-meat-seller BEIJING (AP) — Five employees of a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's, KFC and other restaurants in China wer ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:45:00 GMT Grant to boost Indian Country businesses in ND http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Grant-to-boost-Indian-Country-businesses-in-ND BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal grant is aimed at strengthening businesses and creating jobs in Indian Country in North Dakota.The state's c ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:15:00 GMT Maine to open center for migrant blueberry farmers http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Maine-to-open-center-for-migrant-blueberry-farmers COLUMBIA, Maine (AP) — The Maine Department of Labor is joining with community service organizations to open a service center for migrant farm w ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 02:15:00 GMT Passamaquoddy, Maine communities get federal help http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Passamaquoddy--Maine-communities-get-federal-help PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture will give $251,000 in grants and loans to three rural Maine communities and the Passam ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:45:00 GMT Purdue offering veterinary camps at State Fair http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Purdue-offering-veterinary-camps-at-State-Fair WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — The Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine says it will host two camps for students in grades 6-12 at the ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:15:00 GMT Maine town at odds with farmer over highway goats http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Maine-town-at-odds-with-farmer-over-highway-goats SIDNEY, Maine (AP) — A Maine town is having problems with goats repeatedly escaping from a farm and grazing on the side of Interstate 95.The Mor ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:45:00 GMT Governor to help kick off 161st Ohio State Fair http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Governor-to-help-kick-off-161st-Ohio-State-Fair COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It's time for the Ohio State Fair.The annual event kicks off Wednesday in Columbus. The new attractions this year incl ... AP Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:15:00 GMT China detains employees of seller of suspect meat http://www.lancasterfarming.com/China-detains-employees-of-seller-of-suspect-meat BEIJING (AP) — Five employees of a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's, KFC and other restaurants were detaine ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT BC-USDA-Kingsport Catl Actn http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Kingsport-Catl-Actn NV—LS140Nashville, TN Tue Jul 22, 2014 USDA-TN Dept of Ag Market NewsAthens Cattle Auction, Athens, TNWeighted Average Report for Tuesd ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:15:00 GMT Organic meat processor to close after dispute http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Organic-meat-processor-to-close-after-dispute VILLAGE OF BLACK EARTH, Wis. (AP) — A popular organic meat processor has decided to close after a dispute with village of Black Earth officials. ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT Ohio fair's butter cows named Scarlet and Grayce http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Ohio-fair-s-butter-cows-named-Scarlet-and-Grayce COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Scarlet and Grayce. Those are the names of the traditional butter sculptures of a cow and calf at this year's Ohio Sta ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:30:00 GMT BC-USDA-Natl Sheep http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Natl-Sheep SA—LS850San Angelo, TX Tue Jul 22, 2014 USDA Market NewsNational Sheep Summary for Tuesday, July 22, 2014Compared to last week at New Holl ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:45:00 GMT BC-Orange-juice http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-Orange-juice NEW YORK (AP) — Frozen concentrate orange juice trading on the IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) Tuesday:OpenHighLowSettleChg.ORANGE JUICE15,000 lb ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-Iowa Elev Grain Prcs http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Iowa-Elev-Grain-Prcs NW—GR110Tues. July 22, 2014IA Dept. of Ag-USDA Market News Interior Iowa Daily Grain PricesClosing cash grain bids offered to producers as of 2: ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Mdwst-Dly-Carlot NW—LS851Des Moines, IA Tue Jul 22, 2014 USDA Market NewsUSDA Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary, Compared to Previous DayPrices in dollars per hun ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:30:00 GMT Texas Crop Report http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Texas-Crop-Report COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Central: Soil moisture, rangeland and pastures, livestock and overall crop conditions were rated good throughout t ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT BC-USDA-Opening Bids KY Grain Elevs http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Opening-Bids-KY-Grain-Elevs SV—GR110Frankfort, KY Tue, Jul 22, 2014 USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market NewsKentucky Daily Grain Elevators Bids:Bids as of 4:00 est, cash pric ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT ND wants specifics on backlogged grain shipments http://www.lancasterfarming.com/ND-wants-specifics-on-backlogged-grain-shipments BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's congressional delegation is pressing Canadian Pacific Railway to provide details of its backlog of grai ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT Corn extends slump; grain price at four-year low http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Corn-extends-slump--grain-price-at-four-year-low The price of corn dropped again on Tuesday as a mix of sunshine, rain and moderate temperatures increased the likelihood of a record crop this year.Co ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-Onion and Pots http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Onion-and-Pots IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 22-JUL-2014Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News,Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.Phone: (20 ... AP Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:45:00 GMT