AG Edge

Farmers Thank FSA Director For Service

Serving the farmers has been the focus of retiring Christian and Trigg County Farm Service Agency Director Coy Higdon. Several farmers and Farm Service Agency officials congratulated Higdon during a reception Tuesday afternoon. Among those on hand...Read More

Fourth Graders Learn At Trigg Farm Safety Day

Fourth graders from Trigg County Intermediate School are well-versed on farm safety following the Trigg County Progressive Farm Safety Day Thursday, September 12. All of the fourth grade classes spent their morning on the Bill Mize farm...Read More

Ag Edge Talks Livestock And Equipment Farm Safety

Proper handling of livestock and providing economical tractors, combines and equipment was the focus of National Farm Safety Week stops Wednesday at Christian County Livestock Market and Roeder Auction Company. Christian County Livestock partner J.E. Wright says...Read More

National Farm Safety Week With AgQuest And Agri-Chem

  Although often overlooked, financial security and risk protection are vital when it comes to farm safety. In today’s agriculture world farmer stress due to changing markets, adverse weather conditions and other uncontrollable factors is creating a...Read More

Protecting The Bees

(By Lewis Bradley) There has been a lot of buzz (literally) around bees, and rightly so. Bees have captivated the hearts of America, honey is increasing in popularity, and the number of beekeepers and beehives around the...Read More

Grain Bin Safety During Harvest Season

(By Christian County Extension Agent Matt Futtrell) As we dive deeper and deeper into harvest season it is crucial that we practice safe procedures for grain bin entry and maintenance. Grain entrapment can take only seconds, and...Read More

Livestock Safety On The Farm

(By Graham Cofield) Working Around livestock can be a very rewarding experience, particularly for our Young people. Children when working around livestock safely can learn many valuable life lessons including responsibility and work ethic, and who doesn’t...Read More