Ryan Christensen’s family developed a nine-hole golf course on 35 acres of unproductive farmland mostly to provide a community service.
Yet indirectly, Christensen, 33, said what he’s learned f... more
When Melanie Wickham steps away from Empire Potato Growers she will have served as the group’s leader for 33 years. She’ll also have dozens of successes and hard-won victories to look back upon.
As the list of retaliatory tariffs increases and more U.S. agricultural export markets are restricted, it has caused both the industry and Congress to seek some type of short term response. NPC and a group of other specialty crop interests met with USDA officials recently to advise them of the export losses and also explore the government tools that might be available to mitigate the impact. ... See MoreSee Less