Maine Agriculture Facts

Maine is the leading producer of wild blueberries in the world and is second in the nation for maple syrup production. The state also has a growing aquaculture industry. Check out more Maine Agriculture facts below. Want more Agriculture Facts? Click here Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to get your weekly dose of Ag Facts. See Ag Jobs in […]

6 Pennsylvania Ag Facts

Pennsylvania is home to over 59,000 farms with about 97% of these farms being family owned. The state has much to offer the agriculture, food and lumber industries. Check out more Pennsylvania Ag Facts below.  Want more Agriculture Facts? Click here Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to get your weekly dose of Ag Facts. See Ag Jobs in Pennsylvania. 

21 Garlic Ag Facts

Since April 19th is National Garlic Day, we decided to put together some facts about the herb. Garlic originates from central Asia. It was one of the first herbs to be cultivated. The herb has been used for both medicinal and culinary purposes. Garlic is part of the Lily family, which also includes onions, leeks and shallots. There are […]

20 Interesting Banana Facts

Did you know National Banana Day is April 17th? Why not, there is a day for everything else. So grab a banana, and check out these 20 banana facts. There are more than 1,000 varieties of bananas grown in over 150 countries. Cavendish is the most commercialized variety, accounting for about 47% of global production. […]

Michigan Ag Facts

With over 52,000 farms across 10 million acres of farmland, Michigan employs about 923,000 people in the agriculture industry. That’s about 22% of the state’s employment.    Want more Agriculture Facts? Click here Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to get your weekly dose of Ag Facts. See Ag Jobs in Michigan. 

Missouri Ag Facts

The Show Me State is home to over 43,000 farmers and nearly 100,000 farms. Missouri also employs 400,000 people in the agriculture industry. Check out more facts Missouri agriculture facts Want more Agriculture Facts? Click here Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to get your weekly dose of Ag Facts. See Ag Jobs in Missouri. 

Georgia Ag Facts

With the help of subtropical climate, mild winters, hot moist summers and a variety of soil types, Georgia produces a variety of commodities. Check out these fun farm facts about the Peach State!   Want more Agriculture Facts? Click here Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to get your weekly dose of Ag Facts. Find Ag Jobs in Georgia.

Saint Patrick’s Day and Agriculture

While you’re celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day on March 17th, think about the impact agriculture has on the holiday. Check some of the Ag Facts related to Saint Patrick’s Day.    Want more Agriculture Facts? Click here Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to get your weekly dose of Ag Facts.

American Agriculture Facts

American agriculture is the most efficient and productive system in the world even despite having only 2% of the population working in the industry. This efficiency gives the United States the ability to be the world’s largest exporter of food and fiber, sending agricultural products around the world. California alone, is the 5th largest exporter […]

Celebrating Women in Ag

Today nearly one-third of farmers in the United States are women. That’s close to a million female farmers across the country, generating about $12.9 billion in annual agricultural sales. But there are women in all sectors in the agriculture industry, from classrooms to owners and operators in ag business, like AgHires founder and owner Lori […]