Spring Rain Farm

Latest stories

7h
Weekly Times
Strong competition pushes up Friesian cow prices at Warraguland strong demand. Oakdale Dairies, from Longwarry, sold 160 freshly-calved Fr
Strong competition pushes up Friesian cow prices at Warragul
Weekly Times / Posted 7 hours ago
and strong demand. Oakdale Dairies, from Longwarry, sold 160 freshly-calved Friesian cows for a $2200 average, while 60 spring and autumn-calving Friesian cows from Mark Presow, Longwarry, averaged $1100. A total of 15 springing and... Read more
1d
Los Angeles Times
Sonoma County residents' battle with wineries is about more than waterof agricultural promotion. Seven years ago, so many vineyards switched on thei
Sonoma County residents' battle with wineries is about more than water
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
of agricultural promotion. Seven years ago, so many vineyards switched on their sprinklers to protect their vines from a spring cold snap that water levels in creeks feeding the Russian River dropped several feet in a matter of hours, suffocating... Read more
1d
The Houma Courier
Sweet Start: Sugar cane planting starts with good weatherFriday. Jim Simon, general manager of the Thibodaux-based American Sugar Cane
Sweet Start: Sugar cane planting starts with good weather
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
Friday. Jim Simon, general manager of the Thibodaux-based American Sugar Cane League, said growers usually hope for a dry spring and a wet summer for ideal growing conditions. "Unfortunately we had a wet spring and a dry summer, and so the cane... Read more
1d
The Daily Comet
Sweet Start: Sugar cane planting starts with good weatherFriday. Jim Simon, general manager of the Thibodaux-based American Sugar Cane
Sweet Start: Sugar cane planting starts with good weather
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
Friday. Jim Simon, general manager of the Thibodaux-based American Sugar Cane League, said growers usually hope for a dry spring and a wet summer for ideal growing conditions. "Unfortunately we had a wet spring and a dry summer, and so the cane... Read more
2d
The Sacramento Bee
California takes new approach on water regulation for pot farmswhat is arguably the state’s most lucrative agricultural product: marijuana. T
California takes new approach on water regulation for pot farms
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
what is arguably the state’s most lucrative agricultural product: marijuana. The problems weren’t hard to find. The pot farms below sprawled out with factory-like orderliness. From the air, the rows of budding plants resembled citrus orchards.... Read more
3 related stories
2d
walesonline
Summer 2015: 'We've seen holidaymakers dump their tent in the bin and leave'campers abandoning their holidays in the middle of the night while others have
Summer 2015: 'We've seen holidaymakers dump their tent in the bin and leave'
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
campers abandoning their holidays in the middle of the night while others have seen in increase in numbers thanks to the rain. Here is how the summer has been for businesses in Wales... Dan yr Ogof Caves “The dinosaur park, one of the largest... Read more
5d
The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Postcards from Normmet its final demise soon after the millenium. Photo: Norm Cummings / Norm Cumm
Postcards from Norm
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 5 days ago
met its final demise soon after the millenium. Photo: Norm Cummings / Norm Cummings/Spectrum The Sullivan family farm along Park Lane (Route 202) in New Milford came under the supervision of the Friends of Sullivan Farm after many years'... Read more
5d
Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichfrom Aida, Phillip Lang’s Italian Fiesta, Prelude to Act I from La Traviata by
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
from Aida, Phillip Lang’s Italian Fiesta, Prelude to Act I from La Traviata by Verdi and Rachmaninoff’s Italian Polka. For rain postponement or cancellation, call 203-861-6100 after 4 p.m. Art classes, workshops offered Dmitri Wright Fine Art... Read more
8 related stories
6d
Santa Fe Reporter
Dirty Water: Federal rules wouldn’t have saved the Animas River from Gold King anywayMajure, communications director for the department, stands in front of roughly
Dirty Water: Federal rules wouldn’t have saved the Animas River from Gold King anyway
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
Majure, communications director for the department, stands in front of roughly 100 people gathered for a nightly update in Farmington after millions of gallons of pollution from an abandoned gold mine poured into the river. The meeting comes a week... Read more
219 related stories
6d
Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichdomestic violence victims On Monday at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East Putnam Ave.
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
domestic violence victims On Monday at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East Putnam Ave., is the beginning of the next training session for people interested in helping with the YW’s domestic violence services. YWCA Greenwich is looking for... Read more
8 related stories
6d
York Daily Record
What's going on in northeastern and central York County from Aug. 27 to Sept. 3, 2015to share. The Good Shepherd Lutheran Church's twelfth annual yard sale will be
What's going on in northeastern and central York County from Aug. 27 to Sept. 3, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
to share. The Good Shepherd Lutheran Church's twelfth annual yard sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 19, rain or shine, at 2121 Roosevelt Ave., Manchester Township. Proceeds benefit Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Building... Read more
13 related stories
6d
Weekly Times
Kyabram dairy farmer Simon and Jo Doolan bat above their averageGET bigger or get out has become the reluctant adage for small and medium-sized
Kyabram dairy farmer Simon and Jo Doolan bat above their average
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
GET bigger or get out has become the reluctant adage for small and medium-sized farmers around Australia. So the first question when speaking to Kyabram’s Simon and Jo Doolan is whether they supplement their income with off-farm work. The couple,... Read more
7d
The Chattanoogan
Claire Henley: Adventures West (Shakedown On The Appalachian Trail)Gap in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The 40.6-mile stretch on the ri
Claire Henley: Adventures West (Shakedown On The Appalachian Trail)
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
Gap in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The 40.6-mile stretch on the rigorous Appalachian Trail served as physical training for the PCT, as well as a shakedown trip to thoroughly test my gear. But the stretch served as another kind of... Read more
7d
iol.co.za
W Cape in throes of ‘green drought’AFPFile photo: 'The wheat is dryland farming, and so far about 50 percent of th
W Cape in throes of ‘green drought’
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
AFPFile photo: 'The wheat is dryland farming, and so far about 50 percent of the wheat has already flowered and the rest still has to flower.' Cape Town - The Western Cape is in the throes of a “green drought”. While much of the province looks... Read more
7d
Daily Liberal
City urged to prepare for floodwatersWater-logged residents are being urged to batten down the hatches and prepare f
City urged to prepare for floodwaters
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
Water-logged residents are being urged to batten down the hatches and prepare for up to 100mm of heavy rain during the next few days. Water-logged residents are being urged to batten down the hatches and prepare for up to 100mm of heavy rain during... Read more
7d
iol.co.za
Rainfall blow for farmersWriter THE Western Cape is in the throes of a “green drought”. While much of
Rainfall blow for farmers
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Writer THE Western Cape is in the throes of a “green drought”. While much of the province looks green from earlier winter rains, long-term forecasts are that the province is unlikely to get any significant rainfall for the rest of the year,... Read more
7d
Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichhelp serve domestic violence victims On Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
help serve domestic violence victims On Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East Putnam Ave., is the beginning of the next training session for people interested in helping with the YW’s domestic violence services. YWCA Greenwich is looking for... Read more
8 related stories
7d
The Chattanoogan
The Jolly Rancher: The Perfect SummerAfter a long, hard Kentucky winter I was looking forward to spring and summer m
The Jolly Rancher: The Perfect Summer
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
After a long, hard Kentucky winter I was looking forward to spring and summer more than usual. When I lived in Chattanooga it seemed that we never really experienced spring because just as we’d have a few great spring days, then storms would come... Read more
8d
The Courier Mail
Monday Rewind: Winners and the losersDrought-breaker: Royal Descent and Hugh Bowman beat off Pornichet as the Chris
Monday Rewind: Winners and the losers
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Drought-breaker: Royal Descent and Hugh Bowman beat off Pornichet as the Chris Waller-trained mare breaks a 29-month run of outs to win the Group 2 Warwick Stakes at Randwick. Picture: Simon Bullard THREE hardworking and dedicated individuals in the... Read more
8d
The Local
Massive strawberry heist ahead of Midsummer· 18 Jun 2015, 14:49 Published: 18 Jun 2015 14:49 GMT+02:00 Thousands of boxe
Massive strawberry heist ahead of Midsummer
The Local / Posted 8 days ago
· 18 Jun 2015, 14:49 Published: 18 Jun 2015 14:49 GMT+02:00 Thousands of boxes of strawberries have been stolen from a farm in Vinslöv, in Skåne, southern Sweden, with the search for the thieves gripping Swedes planning to feast on the fruits... Read more
66 related stories
8d
Illawarra Mercury
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
Northern Daily Leader
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
The Young Witness
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
The Young Witness / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
Western Advocate
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
Kiama Independent
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
Kiama Independent / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
Manning River Times
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
Manning River Times / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
Goondiwindi Argus
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
The North West Star
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
Daily Liberal
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
The Border Mail
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
The Courier
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stagethe bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you
Where all the world's a Game of Thrones stage
The Courier / Posted 8 days ago
the bleak home of House Stark in the series (the good guys) and I can tell you this: winter has come. It's Irish spring, but it's freezing, and my bare fingers are as cold and stiff as icicles as they draw the bow back and then hold the... Read more
10 related stories
8d
Herald Sun
Monday Rewind: Winners and the losersDrought-breaker: Royal Descent and Hugh Bowman beat off Pornichet as the Chris
Monday Rewind: Winners and the losers
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Drought-breaker: Royal Descent and Hugh Bowman beat off Pornichet as the Chris Waller-trained mare breaks a 29-month run of outs to win the Group 2 Warwick Stakes at Randwick. Picture: Simon Bullard THREE hardworking and dedicated individuals in the... Read more
10d
NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Expect Good Year from Texas Wineries Amid Wet WeatherOn May 23, Bending Branch Winery in Comfort received 13 inches of rain in 12 ho
Expect Good Year from Texas Wineries Amid Wet Weather
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 10 days ago
On May 23, Bending Branch Winery in Comfort received 13 inches of rain in 12 hours, says John Rivenburgh, Bending Branch's director of winery and vineyard management. Just down the road at Singing Water Vineyards, those 13 inches turned a... Read more
10d
Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichhelp serve domestic violence victims On Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 days ago
help serve domestic violence victims On Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East Putnam Ave., is the beginning of the next training session for people interested in helping with the YW’s domestic violence services. YWCA Greenwich is looking for... Read more
8 related stories
10d
KPRC Local 2 Houston
Expect good year from Texas wineries amid wet weatherOn May 23, Bending Branch Winery in Comfort received 13 inches of rain in 12 ho
Expect good year from Texas wineries amid wet weather
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 10 days ago
On May 23, Bending Branch Winery in Comfort received 13 inches of rain in 12 hours, says John Rivenburgh, Bending Branch's director of winery and vineyard management. Just down the road at Singing Water Vineyards, those 13 inches turned a... Read more
11d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW cropping season kicking along after more July rain Average or better than average rainfall in July across most of the state has
NSW cropping season kicking along after more July rain
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
Average or better than average rainfall in July across most of the state has provided many farmers in New South Wales with an excellent winter cropping season. Department of Primary Industries... Read more
11d
Berkshire Eagle
Dalton beer, food and wine events to benefit community organizationsPackage Store, the Western MA Beer Fest on Saturday will celebrate its 10th ann
Dalton beer, food and wine events to benefit community organizations
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
Package Store, the Western MA Beer Fest on Saturday will celebrate its 10th anniversary, bookended with the second annual Farm-to-Table Food & Wine Extravaganza on Friday evening and the inaugural Sunday Arts Afternoon — all taking place at a new... Read more
12d
Standard Democrat
Poplar Bluff school district and athletic teams to undergo major transitionthose school districts and they were very pleased with the product they have."
Poplar Bluff school district and athletic teams to undergo major transition
Standard Democrat / Posted 12 days ago
those school districts and they were very pleased with the product they have." Among positives are the field's ability to drain rain water quickly, not having to rake infield dirt and chalk baselines. "I coached baseball for years and it's like... Read more
12d
The Post-Journal
Cherry Creek To Observe 200th Anniversaryparade will be the same parade that was planned for the Independence Day Celebr
Cherry Creek To Observe 200th Anniversary
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
parade will be the same parade that was planned for the Independence Day Celebration in late June, but was canceled due to rain. Parade winners will be announced at the ballpark immediately following the parade. For more information, contact Ray... Read more
12d
Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichhelp serve domestic violence victims On Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 days ago
help serve domestic violence victims On Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East Putnam Ave., is the beginning of the next training session for people interested in helping with the YW’s domestic violence services. YWCA Greenwich is looking for... Read more
8 related stories
13d
Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichhelp serve domestic violence victims On Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 13 days ago
help serve domestic violence victims On Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East Putnam Ave., is the beginning of the next training session for people interested in helping with the YW’s domestic violence services. YWCA Greenwich is looking for... Read more
8 related stories
13d
York Daily Record
Neighbors: community programs in Dover, Spring Grove and West York from Aug. 21 to 28, 2015498 Church Rd, Manchester Township, is holding a community day yard sale on Sat
Neighbors: community programs in Dover, Spring Grove and West York from Aug. 21 to 28, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
498 Church Rd, Manchester Township, is holding a community day yard sale on Saturday, Sept. 26, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine. Vendors wanted. Inside spaces are $25 per table (provided). Outside spaces are $20 per 20x20 site. For... Read more
14 related stories
14d
Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichhelp serve domestic violence victims On Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 14 days ago
help serve domestic violence victims On Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at YWCA, 259 East Putnam Ave., is the beginning of the next training session for people interested in helping with the YW’s domestic violence services. YWCA Greenwich is looking for... Read more
8 related stories
14d
ABC Newspapers
Blaine’s Lexington Athletic Complex opens Aug. 25of the Lexington Athletic Complex in Blaine is being delayed to next week, Tues
Blaine’s Lexington Athletic Complex opens Aug. 25
ABC Newspapers / Posted 14 days ago
of the Lexington Athletic Complex in Blaine is being delayed to next week, Tuesday, Aug. 25. With a high probability of rain in the forecast for Aug. 18, the city decided to delay the opening ceremony instead of holding it on the originally... Read more
16d
TribLIVE
Outdoor notices: Aug. 16, 2015Saturday. Class limit 40. • Bobtown Rod and Gun Club, Greene County, 9 a.m.-4
Outdoor notices: Aug. 16, 2015
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
Saturday. Class limit 40. • Bobtown Rod and Gun Club, Greene County, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Class limit 50. • Apollo-Spring Church Sportsmen's Club, Armstrong County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Class limit 50. • Trafford Sportsmen's Club,... Read more
16d
Greenwich Time
Greenwich resident Sydney Shulman a shining equestrian starequestrian star from Greenwich has guided her horses over each obstacle this ye
Greenwich resident Sydney Shulman a shining equestrian star
Greenwich Time / Posted 16 days ago
equestrian star from Greenwich has guided her horses over each obstacle this year. During a month-and-a-half span this spring and summer, Shulman won four consecutive grand prix competitions, earning almost $40,000 and acquiring two new Mini... Read more
17d
WCAX-TV Vermont
Destination Recreation: Blueberry Picking at Silver Fox FarmRichard Gilbert and his wife Jennie Gilbert own and operate Silver Fox Farm in
Destination Recreation: Blueberry Picking at Silver Fox Farm
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 17 days ago
Richard Gilbert and his wife Jennie Gilbert own and operate Silver Fox Farm in West Danville. These days customers come to pick blueberries, but that wasn't always the case. "An old colonel bought this in 1924 and he raised silver foxes," he... Read more
17d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Briefsplanned HARRIS - An old-fashioned ice cream social is in the works for Wednesd
Briefs
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
planned HARRIS - An old-fashioned ice cream social is in the works for Wednesday evening, Aug. 26 from 6:30 - 8 at Veeser Farm, W558 Veeser Rd., Harris. The event will feature live music. Participants are encouraged to bring a chair, or they can... Read more
17d
Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFamily Night. Show starts with comedian juggler Ned Gelfars. Around 7:45 p.m. t
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 days ago
Family Night. Show starts with comedian juggler Ned Gelfars. Around 7:45 p.m. there will be a showing of “How to Train Your Dragon.” Bring a lawn chair and a picnic dinner. For information, call the center at 203-532-1259, or visit... Read more
17d
The Courier Mail
Tree change puts Dibayani back on trackTrainer Tom Dabernig with Lawrence Stakes contenders Petrology, left, and Dibay
Tree change puts Dibayani back on track
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Trainer Tom Dabernig with Lawrence Stakes contenders Petrology, left, and Dibayan. Picture: Colleen Petch A DECISION to send international Group 1 performer Dibayani to Australia for a tree change could be a bold move that helps shape one of the... Read more
More

People in this news