Here are some fun ag facts from The Beef Jar!
fun ag fact of the day: Pumpkins are usually orange but can sometimes be yellow, white, green or red.
fun ag fact of the day: Pomegranates will make a metallic sound when tapped when ripe
fun ag fact of the day: tart cherries contain 19 times the of beta carotene of blueberries and strawberries.
Fun ag fact of the day: The United States is the largest importer of pumpkins in the world.
Fun ag fact of the day: Italy is the world’s largest producer of artichokes, kiwi fruit, peeled tomatoes, vermouth, and wine!
fun ag fact of the day: There are over 700 varieties of peaches!
fun ag fact of the day: China is the largest producer of peaches in the world; they consider the peach as a symbol of longevity and good luck.
fun ag fact of the day: Both the Texas State Fair and Minnesota claim to have…
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Our thoughts are with those farmers and ranchers who suffered losses during the recent snowstorm in South Dakota.
Here are some blog posts and stories about the storm:
We recently said goodbye to one of our lab employees, Duane Winter.
Duane retired at the end of September. We celebrated with a lunch and cake in Dodge City.
Congratulations on your retirement, Duane!