Optimism appears to be rising in Indiana’s ag sector.
The Indiana agriculture sector’s view of current economic conditions have changed little when comparing February to January.
Indiana’s agriculture sector appears to be uncertain about its long-term outlook but believes this year should be better than 2020.
Local food growers say the pandemic sparked a buy-local movement because national supply chains seemed much more fragile than believed.
Grants up to $25,000 to develop food councils around the state are available through Indiana Grown.
Signs of improving crop prices are contributing to a rise in Indiana farmers’ optimism about the state’s ag economy.
Shopping for locally grown or produced items just got little easier in Indiana.
Indiana’s agriculture sector is not optimistic about its future.
Several meat processors across Northern Indiana are receiving a share of $4 million in state grants to protect workers and operations during the pandemic.
The state’s poultry producers were honored by state officials Nov. 24 for assistance they provided to residents in need around Indiana.