Self-confidence and diversity message of FFA convention
The National FFA Convention & Expo begins next week, but the organization’s officers will kick off the event tomorrow by dyeing a portion of the city’s downtown canal blue. The 90th convention is Oct. 25-28.
Corn-derived chemical shows promise as a gun cleaning oil
The National Corn Growers Assoc. and QMaxx Products Group hope the U.S. military – and Corn Belt sportsmen – may soon be able to choose a new gun cleaning oil containing a significant amount of a corn-derived chemical.
Aquaculture farm success dependent on water quality
All forms of agriculture require extensive knowledge, resources and equipment to be successful on a large scale. For production aquaculture, these come in the form of extensive knowledge of fish, water-based plants, water testing equipment – and perhaps a chemistry textbook.