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  • Hagar_mug1.jpg Healthy environment good for farming

    Best practices and conservation are top priorities for modern farmers, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    March 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hagar_mug1.jpg Planning for greener pastures

    While it can be time consuming and costly at first, good pasture management pays off in the long run, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    February 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hagar_mug1.jpg Chicken raising has rewards

    Many people interested in growing their own food supply may enjoy this hobby, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    February 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hagar_mug1.jpg A season for learning

    Crop Congress at Miner Institute just one of the opportunities available for farmers to keep up with the latest information, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    January 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hagar_mug1.jpg Farmers getting information in different ways

    The Internet ushered in a whole host of conveniences that farmers can take advantage of with little effort, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    January 5, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hagar_mug1.jpg Animal husbandry important in winter

    Keeping animals comfortable during cold weather is only one responsibility of caring owners, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    December 22, 2013 1 Photo

  • Hagar_mug1.jpg Taking care of business

    Year's end is a taxing time for many area farmers who have to keep track of all their own finances, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    December 8, 2013 1 Photo

  • Hagar_mug1.jpg Small farm requires careful planning

    While planting crops and raising livestock may sound simple, there are many things to consider, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    November 24, 2013 1 Photo

  • Hagar_mug1.jpg Rounding up the profit

    Even a hobby beef operation can be profitable if the right procedures are followed, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    November 10, 2013 1 Photo

  • Hagar_mug1.jpg Going green in winter

    By planting cover crops such as winter rye, local farmers are increasing soil health, preserving nutrients and reducing erosion, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    October 27, 2013 1 Photo