- Cullman, Alabama


  • IMMIG DAIRY Dairy farmers weigh in on immigration debate

    The Alpina Foods Inc. plant that just opened here to feed the nation's growing appetite for Greek-style yogurt should have nearby dairy farmers such as Matt Lamb scrambling to expand their herds.

    March 13, 2013 1 Photo

  • FCCLA poultry cookoff 1.jpg 2013 FCCLA's poultry cookoff

    FCCLA members from all over the county met on March 5, 2013 for the annual Poultry Cookoff at the Cullman Area Career Center. The Cullman County Farmers Federation and Women's Committee sponsored the Poultry Casserole Division and the Cullman County Poultry and Egg Association sponsored the Whole Piece Division. Winners of the Poultry Casserole Division are Kristy Moore, Cold Springs, first place; Katie Veal, Cullman, second place; Savanna Terry, Vinemont, third place; Kaitlin Turner, CACC, fourth place; and Tallie Schaffer, West Point, fifth place.

    March 12, 2013 2 Photos

  • Marijuana Gardening Legal pot in Colo., Wash. poses growing dilemma

    It may be called weed, but marijuana is legendarily hard to grow.

    February 25, 2013 1 Photo

  • Supreme Court Seed High-stakes fight over soybeans at high court

    Vernon Hugh Bowman seems comfortable with the old way of doing things, right down to the rotary-dial telephone he said he was using in a conference call with reporters.

    February 20, 2013 1 Photo

  • CCSWCD chosen for nat'l meet.jpg Cullman County Soil and Water Conservation District chosen for nat'l meeting

    Conservation Education is the subject of the PowerPoint presentation by the Cullman County Soil and Water Conservation District at the National Association of Conservation Districts’ annual meeting recently.

    February 11, 2013 1 Photo

  • Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act

    Cullman County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Kelvin L. Veal, reminds foreign persons with an interest in agricultural lands in the United States that they are required to report their holdings and any transactions to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture.

    February 7, 2013

  • Tyson says consumers may be shifting to chicken from beef

    Tyson Foods Inc., the largest U.S. meat processor, said Friday that consumers may be shifting toward buying chicken and away from red meat after the price of beef rose at a faster pace.

    February 7, 2013

  • SWCD Agriplex donations 1.jpg SWCD Agriplex donations

    February 5, 2013 2 Photos

  • Smith won reserve champion.jpg Smith wins reserve champion at Angus Show

    February 5, 2013 1 Photo

  • Proposed agreement squashes US, Mexico tomato war

    A proposed agreement on fresh tomatoes imported from Mexico would strengthen anti-dumping enforcement and reset minimum wholesale prices, the Commerce Department said.

    February 4, 2013