Purdue University's annual Indiana Farm Fatality Summary reported 28 farm-related deaths in 2015, a 10 percent increase from the 2014 total of 25. However, overall trends are still declining.
In the last couple of years, I have written about a relatively new Indiana pest - the brown marmorated stink bug, Halyomopha halys. The population of this insect continues to grow, and you may see these insects on the windows in your home soon, or chewing on your crops, fruits or vegetables in coming years.
The following are links of interest for agriculture and natural resources related topics.
Noble County ANR news articles, news releases and newsletters
After years of experience, we know that some questions get asked frequently. These are the top 50+ questions the Purdue Extension office in many counties typically receive. If you have a question that you feel may be a common question relating to agriculture, natural resources, pest control, home lawn and garden, or other similar field, start here.
Below is the 2016 edition of the Northeast Indiana Farmers Market Guide, including Farmers Markets and farm stands (direct-to-consumer).
Noble County news releases and news articles