Birds and Planes Collide Over Cornfields

Birds and Planes Collide Over Cornfields

Birds and Planes Collide Over Cornfields It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a bird hitting a plane. Bird strike is the official terminology for when birds come in contact with an airplane. Dozens of collisions between birds and airplanes occur every day. These bird bumps...
Crop Circle Conspiracies

Crop Circle Conspiracies

Crop Circle Conspiracies Crop circles, sometimes called crop formations, are patterns of flattened crops in the middle of a field. These designs are often the subject of mystery and conspiracy. Some people dismiss them as a hoax, while others seek meaning from alien...
Pop Crop: Farmers cultivate popcorn varieties

Pop Crop: Farmers cultivate popcorn varieties

Pop Crop: Farmers cultivate popcorn varieties Popcorn has a history all over the world, from remote regions of South America, India and China to the prairies of the American Midwest. The puffy kernels have been consumed for centuries and featured as Christmas...
Family farm recovers loss with crop insurance

Family farm recovers loss with crop insurance

Family farm recovers loss with crop insurance Family farm recovers loss with crop insurance Nebraska farmer John* has grown up cultivating the same acres where his father and grandfather worked before him. As a young boy, John’s father taught him how to drive a...