Agriculture Press Releases

Greenwood Nursery Announces Their Annual Creeping Phlox 'Buy 9 Get 1 Free' Event

This week kicks off Greenwood Nursery's annual 'Buy 9 Creeping Phlox Get 1 Free' Event Week. Choose from new and traditional phlox subulata flowers such as Apple Blossom, Candy Stripe, Emerald Blue, Pink, Red and white. Each variety sports its own unique color and petal structure.

Rainwater and Liquid Fertiliser Tanks a Hit at This Years LAMMA

Peterborough based Enduramaxx were one of 900 exhibitors to promote their products and services at this years LAMMA show. Attended by some 45,000 visitors, the company reported high levels of interest in its innovative, hard-wearing rainwater tanks, liquid fertiliser tanks and horizontal transport tanks for water transport.

Back Acres Farm Seeks Crowdfunding via Indiegogo to Feed the Hungry in Georgia

LogoThe Atwoods have a simple yet noble goal; to donate good meat to those who need it most. Their immediate plans are to donate their finished hogs to the hungry with a long-term goal of also donating entire steers of beef to feed the hungry. The only hurdle in front of them is getting their farm off the ground.

Mike Newcombe Seeks Support from Kickstarter to Start Commercial Production of DirtTea

LogoThe benefits of using compost tea as soil conditioner are known to all since many years. Compost teas maximize nutrient absorption to make the plants stronger and healthier. However, this benefit is not available in any of the chemical fertilizers that are readily available in the market. Mike Newcombe has developed DirtTea, a specially conditioned soil conditioner that can provide the ultimate nutrition to all growing plants.

Carbon Cycle Crush, a Trusted Canola Oil Supplier Provides Expeller-Pressed Canola Oil at Competitive Prices

With their headquarters located in Spokane Valley, Washington Carbon Cycle Crush is a trusted supplier of Canola oil provides expeller-pressed canola oil at a competitive price to customers. They produce in bulk quantities catering to the requirements of large numbers of people and companies. The oil that they produce is non-food grade which can be purchased from their crush facility that is located in Oroville. For the production of the oil, no excessive heat or chemicals are used hence, the natural characteristics of the lubricant remains sustained. It is environmental friendly and can be used as an alternative to petroleum.

Pesticide Record Gives Effective Record Keeping System for Farm Owners

Private farm owners need a very efficient system for record-keeping, particularly for their chemical and pesticide usage, because it is mandatory by law. In order to avoid heavy fines from the environmental authorities, private farms need an effective data management system like Pesticide Record App working in their business organizations to make sure that they can easily file these reports and pull them up when the relevant authorities require their presentation.

The Permaculture Activist Team Looks to Strengthen Their Online Presence with Funding Support via Kickstarter

LogoOver a period of almost three decades, Permaculture Activist has been serving the permaculture community of North America and its readers all over the world. Their activities include reporting stories from activists, readers, teachers, designers, and community organizers to reveal the latest findings in ecological systems. Most importantly, Permaculture Activist performs all their functions without any public funding.

FAIM Emerges as the Winner of the 2015 Sankalp Awards for 2015

LogoOrganized by Intellecap, the Sankalp Africa Summit celebrated its 3rd year connecting investors with socially responsible companies that are providing the most impact for their regions.

Carbon Cycle Crush Provides Expeller-Pressed Canola Meal from Washington

Carbon Cycle Crush, a trusted supplier of Canola Oil, provides expeller-pressed Canola meal. Their headquarters are located in Spokane, Washington. This canola meal can be used as an alternative for soy meal. An expeller-pressed procedure is used for producing the meal so it is hexane-free. No chemicals are used for the treatment of the canola meal making it all natural. The meal consists of Omega 3 and 6, and has a high fat content which is an ideal food supplement for sheep, horses, chickens, cows and various other livestock. This pressed canola meal is quite nourishing and provide plenty of energy to the animals.

Keeping Chickens May Just Be the Next Natural Progression for Home Gardens According to Greenwood Nursery

Smaller sized chicken coops with chicken runs that will house approximately 3 to 5 chickens are available as ready to assemble kits from Greenwood Nursery. The attached chicken runs provide outdoor activities for the small flock, yet keeps them safe from predators.

Greenwood Nursery Adds New Daylily Gardening Plants for Long Summer Blooming

This spring Greenwood Nursery has added strong blooming daylilies such as the Midnight Raider, Ruby Spider, Pumpkin Festival and Always Afternoon with more varieties to come.

TriState Forestry Equipment Announces Purchase of Sandblasting Company

TriState Forestry Equipment, a leading name in used forestry equipment sales, is proud to announce they have purchased the largest sandblasting company in Pennsylvania. With the addition of the blasting tools, their extensive reconditioning process has been further refined. While already known for their superior renovations, their new inventory of sandblasters will allow them to quickly and effectively strip equipment down to its bare metal. By doing so, the paint will take better to the surface and provide unparalleled paint jobs. The final product yields a beautifully restored vehicle that is ready to be put back into professional service.

Certi-Pik, USA Partners with BizIQ

Certi-Pik, USA, a manufacturer of cotton harvester replacement parts in Hospers, IA, has partnered with BizIQ, a local search engine optimization company specializing in small business visibility through Google's local search results.

Wisdom Preserve Jamaica Seeks Funding via Indiegogo to Build a Small Slice of Heaven in Jamaica

LogoAccording to many scientists, the residents of the planet Earth have only ten years to make a change in the way they lead their lives. This project is about changing the way people live. The Wisdom Preserve is in the process of building a solution on a small slice of heaven on earth in Jamaica.

Greenwood Nursery Announces Their Annual Book Your Lavender Plants Spring Shipping Sale

Greenwood Nursery kicks off their annual lavender plants event for customers to book their lavender garden plants for spring shipping and save.

Carbon Cycle Crush Provides Expeller-Pressed Canola Oil in Spokane, Washington

Carbon Cycle Crush, a trusted supplier of Canola oil, provides expeller-pressed Canola Oil in Spokane, Washington and around the world. The company helps ranchers and local farmers create socially, environmentally and economically sustainable businesses by consistently driving the demand for crops, creating jobs for locals, providing educational support and selling good quality Canola oil and pressed Canola meal. The oil supplied is environmentally-friendly and can be used as an alternative to petroleum. Because of its high-quality and lubricating properties, many industries are now opting for the virgin Canola oil. The company's natural oil can also be used for creating green plastics. It is used as an agent for concrete release and for lubricating industrial equipment. Being the producer and distributor of the oil, they supply the lubricant to customers at a competitive price.

Rainwater Tanks to Help Farmers in Wake of Unpredictable Climate Change

As researchers claim climate change will bring soil and disease challenges, along with unpredictable rainfall patterns, Peterborough-based Enduramaxx champions the need to adopt dedicated rainwater tanks, enabling farmers to gain more control over their water supplies.

Mark Cook Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for a New Book on Raising Livestock

LogoAs an admirer of nature and a long-time advocate of intelligent environmentalism, Mark has cultivated a broad base of knowledge that has led him to develop a training manual on how to use livestock to improve and rebuild the environment.

Horizontal and Vertical Storage Tanks as Nitrates Directive Plan Comes Into Play

As UK farming awaits the introduction of the new Nitrates Directive Plan 2015-2018, farmers will be examining ways of improving water quality and agricultural nutrient management.

International Home Finance & Development, LLC (IHFD) Seeks Crowdfunding via Kickstarter for Peace Through Sustainable Economic Development

LogoPutting aside the dreary daily news of violence and political turmoil in Afghanistan, there are good things happening there every day. Afghan farmers grow grapes, apples, apricots, mulberries, figs and other fruits and vegetables to feed themselves, their families and their communities.

Jeremy Mann Seeks Funding via Kickstarter to Complete "The 'Ponics Project"

LogoJeremy Mann had the pleasure of growing up on a small farm located towards the southern side of the south of Springfield. He has recently started combining his experience as a landscape designer with that of farming. Jeremy's upcoming venture "The 'Ponics Project" is essentially an aquaponics project through which he plans to partner with schools, businesses, and other foundations in the Greater Springfield Area. Some of the most important objectives for Jeremy are to teach the children, training the disabled, and volunteering throughout the community.

Farmers Asked to Help Keep Fertilizer out of Terrorist Hands

A known component of home-made bombs and explosives, fertiliser is stored in bulk by farmers throughout the country. As Home Secretary, Theresa May, speaks at the counter-terrorism awareness week conference at the Royal United Services Institute in Westminster, farmers are being asked to be vigilant and ensure fertiliser is stored securely. Plastic water tank specialist, Enduramaxx, offers a number of solutions to enable farmers to store fertiliser, along with all other liquids safely and securely.

Rainwater Tanks - Agriculture and Rural Development Minister Tackles Flooding

As Agriculture and Rural Development Minister, Michelle O’Neill visits those affected by overnight flooding in Newry, Peterborough based plastic water tank specialist, Enduramaxx, urges farmers and those working in agriculture to exploit the free resource of surplus rain, despite other problems it might be causing.

Carbon Cycle Crush Provides an Opportunity to Buy Expeller-Pressed Canola Meal at Affordable Price

Carbon Cycle Crush provides an opportunity to buy expeller-pressed Canola meal at a very affordable price. They produce Canola meal which is used as an alternative for soy meal. For its production, the company’s crush facility crushes it mechanically which is hexane free, enriched with omega-3 and has a high fat content. It can also be called expeller-pressed or virgin canola meal. Due to the fact that hexane is not used in the process of extraction, it means that no cold-pressing or heat is used. Skipping this process during the extraction makes the meal high in nutrients, and retains its residual and natural values. The final result of the whole process is good for livestock ranchers, for the environment and also for the buyer’s pocket.

Matt Hamel AG Products, Inc. Partners with BizIQ

Matt Hamel AG Products, Inc., an agricultural products supplier operating in Southland, TX, has formed an online marketing partnership with BizIQ, a firm specializing in local web search optimization and search engine exposure.

Carbon Cycle Crush Produces Eco-Friendly and High-Quality Expeller-Pressed Canola Meal

Keeping a healthy livestock for breeders and ranch keepers, Carbon Cycle Crush produces eco-friendly and high-quality expeller-pressed Canola meal. It helps ranchers, animal breeders and local farmers maintain a well-nourished and healthy line of cattle. The oil and meal is wired out at the company’s crush facilities. The extraction is done without any added steps or chemical extraction processes such as the usage of hexane. To keep the natural benefits of the oil intact, and to maintain the long-chain polymer of the oil, excessive heat is not used in the process of extraction. The end-product is of high-quality and has increased lubricity for the expeller-pressed Canola oil and meal.

IT in the Agricultural Value Chain Is Released by Maria Johnsen

IT in The Agricultural Value Chain has been released by Maria Johnsen the author of multilingual digital marketing. She has written twelve fiction and nonfiction books.