Farm Animals

Queen Elizabeth's Doctor Dies in Tragic Cycling Accident in London

Queen Elizabeth’s longtime doctor has died in a tragic road accident in London.<p>Peter Fisher — a physician to the Queen for around 17 years — was …

Royal Family

3 Abandoned Mama Pigs and a Baby Were Dumped in the Woods With Nowhere to Turn – Then This Happened (VIDEO)

It’s crazy how the stars align when you least expect it. For three sows and a piglet abandoned in the woods, the thought of being rescued likely …


Proven Techniques for Keeping Healthy Chickens: The Backyard Guide to Raising Chicks, Handling Broody Hens, Building Coops, and More

Overview<p>Proven Techniques for Keeping Healthy Chickens: The Backyard Guide to Raising Chicks, Handling Broody Hens, Building Coops, and More by …


Grains mixed, livestock higher

Wheat for Sept. gained 18.25 cents at 5.6050 a bushel; Sept. corn was down 1 cent at 3.6425 a bushel; Sept. oats rose 5 cents at $2.5875 bushel; …


You Must Visit This Adorable Pumpkin Patch In Ontario Next Month

Fall is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate the coziest season of the year than with a trip to a pumpkin patch? The Knox Pumpkin …


World's top pork firm shuts China slaughterhouse in race to contain deadly swine fever

BEIJING (Reuters) - China has ordered the world's top pork producer, WH Group Ltd, to shut a major slaughterhouse as authorities race to stop the spread of deadly African swine fever (ASF) after a second outbreak in the planet's biggest hog herd in two weeks.<p>The discovery of infected pigs in …


A love of farming keeps WNC’s small dairy producers going

Although Western North Carolina's small dairy farms face numerous challenges, the industry continues to be a robust contributor to the area's economy.


41% of land in contiguous US is used to feed livestock

When Katherine wrote that cutting meat and dairy is one of the best things you can do for the planet, I think many of us focused on the methane …


‘Our cattle don’t enjoy the same welcome in the North’ – Sheep farmer says Northern lamb imports are 'getting out of hand'

Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers Association (ICSA) sheep chairman John Brooks has said that sheep farmers right around the country are struggling to …


On the farm: Our guide to what farmers are up to

Do you know what is happening on farms and orchards around New Zealand? Each week our reporters from Rural programme, Country Life, talk to farmers …

New Zealand

Kim Kardashian goes green, Eyal Booker loses his trademark curls and Megan McKenna gets mucky – The Sun

Kim's gone green<p>She's previously tried out pink and yellow, but this time Kim Kardashian has dyed her hair green. But don't worry, she was just …

Celebrity (UK)

Take Your Mileage to the Barn to Run Trail Race Series this Fall

Photo providedRunning in a straight line can get rather boring—let’s not kid ourselves. Even if you live for the runner’s high, it’s always good to …

Trail Running

Aussie mateship bales out drought-stricken farmers

18/08/2018|2min<p>Tears rolled down the faces of local farmers as a convoy of trucks transported bales of hay to one of New South Wales' worst …


Feature: Soaring livestock prices deter Yemenis ahead of Eid al-Adha

A vender waits with his goats at a livestock market in Aden city, Yemen, on Aug. 16, 2018. (Xinhua/Murad Abdu)<p>ADEN, Yemen, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) -- Cattle …

News (China)

Farm Fresh Fast: New restaurant serves up real food that feels good

Jonathan Willis and his wife Kaylee are taking the concept of farm-to-table to another level with their new restaurant Farm Fresh Fast.<p>“There’s a lot …

Urban Agriculture

Watch: All the highlights from a blooming first day at The Southport Flower Show 2018

If you think The Southport Flower Show is just for those with green fingers, think again!<p>The opening day of Southport Flower Show 2018 was full of …


Plan for large poultry farm near York rejected over aviation safety concerns

Plans for an intensive poultry farm on green belt land near York have been rejected by city councillors.<p>The proposed 7,900 sq ft farm would have been …


The Growing Eco-Friendly Business Of Goat Rentals

Earlier this month, about 100 or so goats had a great time in Boise when they broke through a fence by a retention pond where they were grazing and escaped onto the manicured lawns in the neighborhood. What were they doing there? The critters belonged to We Rent Goats, a Middleton, Idaho, company …


The Surprisingly Successful Business of Luxury Chicken Diapers

In urban areas like New York, Denver, and Los Angeles, it’s become a trend for the elite to shy away from traditional pets such as dogs and cats, and …


13 Ideas to Steal from Maine’s Young DIY Farmers

Maine’s newest farmers are doing it all: When thirtysomethings Katee Lafleur and Andrew White found a 35-acre property on Maine Farm Link, it housed …

New England

Possible Chupacabra Caught On Video In Oklahoma

Aug 16, 2018<p><b>The people of Deer Creek Oklahoma are becoming more convinced that they're chickens and farm animals are being slaughtered by the</b> …


The world's first floating farm making waves in Rotterdam

<b>The world's first offshore dairy farm opens in the Port of Rotterdam this year, with the aim of helping the city produce more of its own food sustainably. But will such farms ever be able to produce enough to feed the world's growing urban populations?</b><p>A Dutch property company, Beladon, is launching …


Iowa songwriter Lissie talks farm life, new music and her first Iowa State Fair show

CLOSE<p>After leaving the Quad Cities area for the fast-paced lifestyle in Los Angeles, Folk-style musician Lissie discovered an Iowa farm was better …


USDA to purchase $50 million in milk, give it to food banks

Beleaguered dairy farmers welcome the relief, but dark clouds loom.


More than 250 animals were so badly neglected by farmer they had to be slaughtered

More than 250 animals have had to be destroyed by government vets after they were found to be living in such terrible conditions.<p>Farmer Peter Thomas …


What’s Causing Florida’s Algae Crisis?

What’s the difference between red tide and blue-green algae?<p>Both are photosynthetic microscopic organisms that live in water. Blue-green algae are …


Hayrides, Animals, Tractors, And More During Day At The Farm

Free family fun on the farm takes place Sunday, Aug 19 at Dickson-Murst Farm.<p>MONTGOMERY, IL — The Village of Montgomery invites community members to …


Fresh landslide blocks Cumbum-Thekkadi highway

THENI<p>Fresh landslide at Kumuli on Thursday evening brought vehicular traffic on Cumbum-Thekkadi highway to a grinding halt. However, carrying of …


Call for action after whistle-blowers report death threats

Animal advocacy group Safe is calling for action from farming groups after whistle-blowers received death threats for reporting animal abuse.


PETA calls on Nashville church to stop using animals during services

An animal rights organization is urging a Nashville church to stop using live animals during their services.<p>People for the Ethical Treatment of …

South Carolina