Sunday, September 24, 2017
State & National News

State & National News

Crop production outlook in 2017-18

By TODD HUBBS Farmdoc Daily University of Illinois Given the price reaction, the market remains uncertain about the USDA’s September forecast of 2017 corn and soybean production. November...

Pendleton farmer says going organic is the future of farming

By CHRISTOPHER STEPHENS The (Anderson) Herald Bulletin PENDLETON, Ind. (AP) — When John-Paul Franks returned home from college to run his family’s 140-acre grain farm, he...

Senate backs bill to pump $700 billion into military

By RICHARD LARDNER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has overwhelmingly approved a sweeping defense policy bill that would pump $700 billion into the military,...

USF tunes up its own record label in Fort Wayne

By LINDA LIPP Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly Students from a variety of departments and disciplines at the University of Saint Francis are collaborating this school year...

Winfrey joins ‘60 Minutes’ broadcasts

By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer NEW YORK (AP) — CBS’ “60 Minutes,” the newsmagazine that can credit consistency for much of its success as it...

Accidental milk spill fills creek in Tipton

TIPTON, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say an accidental milk spill at a food processing business ended up turning a central Indiana creek white. The Kokomo...

Student killed while confronting shooter at high school

By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS Associated Press ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) — A student who opened fire in a hallway at a Washington state high school killed a...

Trump heads to southwestern Florida to survey Irma recovery

By CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will hear directly from people affected by Irma’s fury as he makes his third visit...

Irma devastates Florida orange crop

By TAMARA LUSH and STEVE KARNOWSKI Associated Press LAKE WALES, Fla. (AP) — Hurricane Irma dealt Florida’s iconic orange crop a devastating blow, destroying nearly all...

Push on to expand Hoosier cold beer sales

By SCOTT L. MILEY CNHI Statehouse Bureau Indiana’s convenience stores can currently sell warm beer if they have a state license. They can’t sell cold beer....