Farm Risks Remain High

As fall harvest kicks into high gear, Purdue University’s Agricultural Safety and Health Program is reminding Hoosiers of the dangers associated with farming. In its annual Indiana Farm Fatality Summa... Read More

Helping Farmers Enter the Carbon Market

An agriculture technology startup based in New Hampshire has been declared the winner of the 2021 Producer-Led Innovation Challenge from AgriNovus Indiana. Regrow Inc. was one of eight teams in the co... Read More

PODCAST: Paper, Peat and Plantennas

An entrepreneur from northwest Indiana is using innovation to change how greenhouses operate, while also working to control carbon emissions. Mont Handley developed a product called PittMoss, a peat m... Read More

Hoosier Seed Coating Company Acquired

California-based Tide Rock Holdings has acquired two seed coating companies, including one in Indiana. Financial terms of the deal for New Albany-based Midwest Seed Coating, as well as Summit Seed Coa... Read More

Rose Acre Farms Sells Soybean Facility

Seymour-based Rose Acre Farms has sold a soybean crushing facility to food technology and ingredient company Benson Hill Inc. of St. Louis. While terms of the deal were not disclosed, Benson Hill says... Read More

PODCAST: Field Atlas Guidance

It has been a year since AgriNovus Indiana launched its Field Atlas program. It is a career exploration platform to help guide high school and college students towards a possible career in the agbiosc... Read More

Slight Improvement in Farmer Outlook

Farmers who took part in the monthly Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer survey were a bit more optimistic in August, but there is growing concern about inflation. The reading last month... Read More

Beck’s Completes New Soybean Tower

Hamilton County-based Beck's Hybrids will Wednesday mark the completion of its new east soybean processing tower. The facility is part of a $60 million expansion announced in 2019 that is expected to... Read More

High School Farm Lands Federal Grant

A farming program at Franklin Community High School has received a federal boost. Our partners at the Daily Journal report the school has received a more than $72,000 Farm to School grant from the U.S... Read More

Precision Ag Company Growing in Indiana

Agtech startup IntelinAir Inc. says its AI-driven crop intelligence software is helping farmers drive yields and their bottom line. The precision agriculture company uses machine learning, computer vi... Read More

Purdue Growing Ag-Celerator Fund

Purdue University is expanding eligibility requirements for its $2 million Ag-Celerator Fund. The university says the fund, which was previously open to startups in the plant sciences sector, is now o... Read More