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Dairy’s take on EAT-Lancet report

Greg Miller, president of the Dairy Research Institute, says he was frustrated by the EAT-Lancet report as a scientist. Continue reading Dairy’s take on EAT-Lancet report at Brownfield Ag News.      

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National officer joined FFA ‘chasing a girl’

A young man who is now a National FFA officer began his FFA career in search of romance. Shea Booster has reached the top of the FFA leadership ladder, selected to be the organization’s Western Region Vice President. That might have never happened had it not been for him being smitten. “I joined FFA actually …

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Kinze fears tariff “taxes” could be new normal

An ag equipment maker says tariffs have been passed on to them and fears those “taxes” will become the new normal. Richard Dix, with Kinze Manufacturing, says hard decisions are being made, “I know that our ownership makes difficult choices on how to protect the farmer and protect their business and it’s a trade-off and …

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Andrew ‘AJ’ Freund, 5-year-old allegedly killed by parents, died from multiple blunt force injuries: Coroner

Kuzma/iStock(CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill.) — Andrew “AJ” Freund, the 5-year-old Illinois boy allegedly killed by his parents, died from head trauma due to multiple blunt force injuries, according to the McHenry County coroner’s office. AJ’s parents, Andrew “Drew” Freund Sr. and Joann Cunningham, allegedly forced the boy to stay in a cold shower “for an extended …

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Coalition strikes killed 1,600 civilians in Raqqa says new report

AbdukadirSavas/iStock(WASHINGTON) — Amnesty International and Airwars claim that their research shows that 1,600 civilians were killed by the four-month airstrike campaign and artillery strikes carried out by the U.S.-led coalition against the former Islamic State-held city of Raqqa, Syria. That figure dwarfs the U.S. military’s own estimates that 180 civilians were unintentionally killed by airstrikes …

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Dan + Shay admit they’re feeling some “good pressure” to follow the massive success of “Tequila”

ABC/Image Group LADan + Shay are up for seven trophies at next week’s Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, including nominations for the all-genre Top Duo/Group honor and the Billboard Chart Achievement Award.   But even though “Tequila” crossed over to the pop chart, Dan Smyers says the duo wasn’t necessarily looking for success outside of country music with their self-titled third …

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