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  • Soybeans Harvested After Ideal Season Conditions

    Soybeans Harvested After Ideal Season Conditions

    11/29/2017 16:43:00 -05:002017-11-29 21:43:00 GMT
    Thursday, November 30 2017 7:34 AM EST2017-11-30 12:34:12 GMT
    This season has been one of the best for soybean harvesting across Delmarva. Since more rain fell in the summer than in the fall, the drier conditions are making the harvest very profitable.More
    This season has been one of the best for soybean harvesting across Delmarva. Since more rain fell in the summer than in the fall, the drier conditions are making the harvest very profitable.More
  • Del. Receives Federal Funding for Ag Research, Marketing Projects

    Del. Receives Federal Funding for Ag Research, Marketing Projects

    11/01/2017 08:47:00 -04:002017-11-01 12:47:00 GMT
    Wednesday, November 1 2017 8:50 AM EDT2017-11-01 12:50:43 GMT
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    The Delaware Department of Agriculture says seven projects have received grant funding the through the USDA’s Specialty Crop Block Grant program.More
    The Delaware Department of Agriculture says seven projects have received grant funding the through the USDA’s Specialty Crop Block Grant program.More
  • 100-year-old Perdue Family Farmhouse Named Maryland Landmark

    100-year-old Perdue Family Farmhouse Named Maryland Landmark

    08/22/2017 07:46:00 -04:002017-08-22 11:46:00 GMT
    Tuesday, August 22 2017 8:32 AM EDT2017-08-22 12:32:10 GMT
    The Perdue family home is shown Monday. (Photo: WBOC)The Perdue family home is shown Monday. (Photo: WBOC)
    The family farmhouse of the third-largest chicken producer in the United States has been named a landmark after it was built a century ago.More
    The family farmhouse of the third-largest chicken producer in the United States has been named a landmark after it was built a century ago.More
  • Delaware Farmers Must Follow Over 120 Regulations

    Delaware Farmers Must Follow Over 120 Regulations

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 8:39 AM EDT2017-08-02 12:39:05 GMT
    Wednesday, August 2 2017 8:39 AM EDT2017-08-02 12:39:05 GMT
    Farmers Equipment (WBOC Photo)Farmers Equipment (WBOC Photo)
    A new study of farm regulations by the Delaware Soybean Board has revealed that farmers are required to follow more than 120 regulations to operate their businesses. However, the issue is, most farmers barely know the regulations.More
    A new study of farm regulations by the Delaware Soybean Board has revealed that farmers in the First State are required to follow more than 120 regulations to operate their businesses. However, the issue is, most farmers barely know the regulations.More
  • Delaware State Fair Showcases Young Farmers

    Delaware State Fair Showcases Young Farmers

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 5:51 AM EDT2017-07-26 09:51:42 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 5:51 AM EDT2017-07-26 09:51:42 GMT
    The Delaware State Fair features a number of exhibits on agriculture and livestock shows, many of which have deep involvement from children and teenagers.More
    The Delaware State Fair features a number of exhibits on agriculture and livestock shows, many of which have deep involvement from children and teenagers.More
  • Report: Delaware Farmers Face 120-plus Regulations

    Report: Delaware Farmers Face 120-plus Regulations

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 9:34 AM EDT2017-07-25 13:34:54 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 9:34 AM EDT2017-07-25 13:34:54 GMT
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    A new study of farm regulations by the Delaware Soybean Board has revealed that farmers are required to comply with more than 120 separate regulations to operate an agricultural business in the First State.More
    A new study of farm regulations by the Delaware Soybean Board has revealed that farmers are required to comply with more than 120 separate regulations to operate an agricultural business in the First State.More
  • Salisbury-Based Perdue Farms Releases Chicken Welfare Report

    Salisbury-Based Perdue Farms Releases Chicken Welfare Report

    Monday, July 17 2017 2:29 PM EDT2017-07-17 18:29:39 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 2:29 PM EDT2017-07-17 18:29:39 GMT
    A major poultry provider with headquarters in Salisbury, Maryland says it's stepping up efforts to improve its chickens' lives.More
    A major poultry provider with headquarters in Salisbury, Maryland says it's stepping up efforts to improve its chickens' lives.More
  • Local Farm Boasts Early Strawberries for Delmarva

    Local Farm Boasts Early Strawberries for Delmarva

    Monday, April 24 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-04-25 02:55:05 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:34 AM EDT2017-04-25 13:34:39 GMT

    If you love strawberries, one local farm is already boasting a very early crop.

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    If you love strawberries, one local farm is already boasting a very early crop.

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  • Double Trouble Farms Debuts Manure Recycling System

    Double Trouble Farms Debuts Manure Recycling System

    Monday, March 27 2017 11:30 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:30:20 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 7:34 AM EDT2017-03-28 11:34:29 GMT

    RHODESDALE, MD - Living on Maryland's Eastern Shore there are some smells that are familiar to many, something Carol Smith of Rhodesdale know all to well. "Chicken manure smells are what we get in the country. That is the smell of Delmarva in the springtime."  but a new experiment ..

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    Living on Maryland's Eastern Shore there are some smells that are familiar to many, something Carol Smith of Rhodesdale knows all too well. "Chicken manure smells are what we get in the country," she said. "That is the smell of Delmarva in the springtime." 

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  • Delmarva Farmers Taking Advantage of New Technology

    Delmarva Farmers Taking Advantage of New Technology

    A local farmer discusses new techknowledgy that is being implemented into his farm. 

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    A Talbot County farmer discusses new technology that is being implemented on his farm. 

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