If you’re looking for news and information about agriculture in the Mid-Atlantic Region, you've come to the right place.  We provide daily farm news segments to 48 radio stations in seven states. Our advertising rates are competitive, with no hidden fees. On the Farm Radio has been on the air serving farmers and agribusiness since 2002. Let us put our experience to work for you.
Sponsored by:
Join our FREE weekly e-mail update list.
Facing likely defeat, EPA abandons farm case in West Virginia - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s decision not to appeal a key federal ruling in favor of West Virginia farmer Lois Alt highlights the cynicism that drives the agency’s water agenda, the American Farm Bureau Federation said in a recent statement. “EPA knows its effort to regulate perfectly well-run farms cannot withstand legal scrutiny, and the agency doesn’t quite know how to deal with that,” said AFBF President Bob Stallman. More at our Farm News page>>
Fall harvest is underway; Watch for big equipment - Autumn harvest has started on many Maryland farms, and that means motorists may find themselves sharing the road with large, slow-moving farm equipment from one of Maryland’s 12,300 farms.  More at our Farm News page>>
Red meat production down 10 percent over the past year - As retail prices for red meat continue to rise, supplies continue to dwindle. USDA reports commercial red meat production during August 2014 was 3.7 billion pounds, dropping 10% from August 2013, as slower slaughter rates cancelled out higher average weights. Beef production was down 10% on the year, with veal 22% less than last year. Pork was reported 10% below a year ago. More at our Farm News page>>
Produce business crops up for Penn State entrepreneur - Farming seven acres of land and selling the vegetables at two roadside stands, three grocery stores and a large market may seem like a lot for a student to take on. For Penn State sophomore Alex Cantey, it's business as usual. 
As co-owner of T&A Farms, the Lancaster, Pennsylvania, native grows tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, watermelon, cantaloupe, strawberries, zucchini and cucumbers. More at our Farm News Page>>