Skip to main content

Blog

Filter Knowledge Center Articles

The Knowledge Center Blog covers a wide variety of agricultural topics. Filter recent articles by category.

Clear Filters
Ag Facts & Infographics

National Poultry Day

Poultry plays a big part in both Virginia and West Virginia, as well as across the world. In honor of National Poultry Day on March 19th, check out some "Poultry Fun Facts"! Click on the image to...
Read More
Ag Consumers

It's National Ag Week!

As we celebrate National Agriculture Week this week, we wanted to share some facts about U.S., Virginia and West Virginia Agriculture with you
Read More
Ag Facts & Infographics

That's Nuts!

Are you a peanut fan? If so, you may already know this, but if you don’t, brace yourself… March is National Peanut Month! (I know, we were excited too.)
Read More
"Ag"-vocating

"Ag"vocating in the (State) Capitol(s)

Ag stories. Everyone involved in agriculture has them. And now, more than ever, it is incredibly important to be telling them. To consumers, communities, politicians; the list goes on and on.
Read More
Young, Beginning, Small and Veteran Farmers

Top 10 Reasons Agriculture is Good for Youth

It’s National FFA Week… which is kind of a big deal, at least for us! FFA has played a huge role for several of our Knowledge Center team members, and is a long-standing organization that has incredibly deep ties to agriculture.
Read More
Farm Planning

Let's Talk Crop Insurance!

No one knows agriculture like Farm Credit. When the Farm Service Agency stopped selling crop insurance in 1997, it became necessary for farmers to rely on private insurance companies for their crop insurance needs. Who better to fill that need than an ag expert like Farm Credit?
Read More
Farm Planning

Cash Flows, Budgets, Income Statements--Oh My!

Has a lender or investor ever asked you for your financial sheets and made you pause, search your memory, and really wished you had paid better attention in your business or finance class in college or high school, because you have no recollection on how to get those together?
Read More
Other

Word of the Year: Activate

We’re wrapping up the “Word of the Year”…and our list of 4 this week: Advocate Educate Resonate Activate We’ve covered Advocate, Educate, and Resonate… Now for Activate. We advocate for agriculture...
Read More
Other

Word of the Year: Resonate

We’ve covered Advocate and Educate…. Now we’re on to Resonate. As we advocate for agriculture, and help other to do the same, and as we work to educate people about agriculture, and about different practices in agriculture, resonate is always top of mind.
Read More
Education & Teaching Materials

Everything But the Oink...

Everything But the Oink... Yumm........Bacon! This is probably one of the first things that come to mind when people begin thinking about what comes from a pig - but the reality of it is that pigs are...
Read More
Knowledge Center Upcoming Events

Interested in attending a Knowledge Center event? Explore opportunities and register today!