Farmers in the north shore of the island of Newfoundland are getting a lot of tips from the news.The CBC reported this week that some farmers are starting to report to work at the farm bureau, an insurance agency that provides assistance to farmers who don’t have insurance.The province has asked insurance companies to help […]
It’s not uncommon for a NHL team to have a big pay-tv deal with the NHL Network and ESPN in a few years.But in this case, the New York Rangers are looking at an average of $20.5 million per season, with Fox Farm getting a 10 percent share of that.That means the Rangers could be […]
In 2016, the Globe And Ministries reported that the average cost per hectare for wheat, corn, soybeans, barley, cotton and sorghum was $11.40 per hectale.The average cost for soybeans was $7.12 per hectal.In contrast, the average price for milk and meat was $9.60 per hecta.
We’ve all grown up on farms.They’ve been around since the 1800s.But the average American farmer today has never seen a farm.That’s because the U.S. agriculture industry is now run by just seven companies.The farms that once existed are largely gone, along with the farmers and the workers who used to support them.These companies are all […]
Farmers’ rights activists have taken to social media to ask the question: how much is an apple farm worth to the farmer?The ABC has been unable to confirm the value of the Fox Farm farm at the time of publication.The farm’s owner, the Fox Family Farm, says the farm is worth $15 million, but this […]
A new report from the watchdog group Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting says the government’s apple farm in Jasper, Alberta is far from clean.It was recently revealed that a former owner and his family have been hiding a large amount of fruit and vegetables from inspectors since 2013.“This apple farm is just a perfect example […]