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Monday, January 24, 2022

SBA to take another look at poultry loan practices

The  U.S. Small Business Administration will be taking a closer look at loan policies for poultry operations. A report from the SBA Inspector General reviewed a small sampling of loans and confirmed that they were...

Poultry is a $3.4 billion industry on Delmarva

The broiler business processed 4.2 billion pounds of Delmarva-raised chickens in 2017 at a  wholesale value of $3.4 billion, according to new data released by Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. (DPI). The Delmarva chicken community raised 605...

DuPont name to live on with ag business to become Corteva

DowDuPont announced brand names for  each of three divisions that will be spun off. While some product names will change at separation, many products within each intended company will continue be sold under their current,...

Millsboro poultry farm wins national honor

A Millsboro poultry farm was one of six nationwide to be recognized for environmental excellence during the 2018 International Production & Processing Expo, recently held in Atlanta. Baker’s Acres Farm was awarded the U.S. Poultry...

WJBR rolls out New MIX 99.5

Beasley Media Group, LLC,  offered more details on the launch of The New MIX 99.5 WJBR-FM, Wilmington. As previously announced,  Michael and Jessie In The Morning, featured the return of long-time radio host Michael Waite...

DowDuPont reports strong earnings, moves up spin-off timetable

DowDuPont reported strong results for the fourth quarter and 2017 and announced  a speeded-up timetable for spinning off the giant company into three parts. The company was aided by stronger economies throughout the world. Adjusted earnings...

Houston farm family wins environmental award

For the third year in a row, an Allen Harim farm family was presented with the Environmental Stewardship Award on Monday during Delaware Ag Week. Randy and Jordan McCloskey own Single Silo Farm in the...

Fifer Orchards wins top state agriculture award

Fifer Orchards was honored with the Secretary’s Award for its overall contribution to agriculture at the Delaware Agricultural Industry Dinner this week.  “There has never been a time that I have asked to bring the...

DuPont Sumitomo announce crop protection agreement

DuPont and Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited announced a global agreement to collaborate on the development, registration, and commercialization of protection products applied to crop seeds. DowDuPont, the product of a recent merger, plans to spin...

More residents near Mountaire plant getting bottled water after well tests

The  Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has determined that more homes near the Mountaire chicken processing plant near Millsboro should receive bottled water.  DNREC  working with the Delaware Division of Public Health to sample water...
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