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Appreciating the Diversity Among Us

We recently interviewed Dr. Patreese Ingram, assistant dean of multicultural affairs with Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences. Dr. Ingram discussed diversity awareness in agriculture and...

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COVID Relief Bill - PPP Updates

We recently interviewed Dan Brogdon, AgChoice’s resident PPP expert. On December 27, 2020 President Trump signed the latest COVID-relief act and government funding bill. The legislation provides $900...

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Celebrating Pennsylvania Agriculture

We recently interviewed Russell Redding, Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture. The Pennsylvania Farm Show is an annual celebration of the agriculture industry in the commonwealth. Secretary Redding...

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The Future Workplace

Dr. David Kohl, Professor Emeritus Agricultural and Applied Economics, Virginia Tech University The pandemic has accelerated change in the U.S. and global workforce that was already occurring in the U...

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2021 Industry Educational Events

Many early 2021 in-person events are transitioned to webinars. Below is your one-stop-shop for all agriculture-related webinars. Check back for updates. Farming for the Future Webinar Series: Join...

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Managing Volatility on Dairy Farms

We recently interviewed Cory Mellott, crop insurance specialist with AgChoice Farm Credit and Crop Growers LLP. Volatility in dairy markets is a significant challenge for the dairy industry, and 2020...

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Helping Neighbors in Need

We recently interviewed Jane Clements-Smith, executive director of Feeding Pennsylvania. During this time of thanksgiving we are grateful for the role of food banks in helping our neighbors in need...

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