Thomas Porter, Jr., from Concord, NC, has been selected as the 2011 overall winner of the Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year award at the Sunbelt Ag Expo this week in Moultrie, GA...
The NSIF meeting is scheduled for Dec. 1-2, 2011 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Lincoln, NE. Early registration fee of $150 per person is due no later than Nov. 9. The fee increases to $175 per person after that date
The appointment was made by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Thomas J. Vilsack. Butler's appointment is effective Oct. 1 and will expire on June 9, 2015.
This fund will allow Dr. Grandin to continue her remarkable work teaching our students about researching livestock behavior and humane handling practices for farm animals.