Rooster Quarantined After Attacking Elderly Woman At Cemetery

A renegade rooster is under quarantine after attacking an 83-year-old woman who was visiting a loved one’s grave at a southwestern Michigan cemetery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2012

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Man Killed In Tractor Accident

Authorities have identified a 61-year-old man who was killed when he became pinned under a wheel of a farming tractor in Livingston County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2012

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MSU Study: Michigan Agribusiness Running Strong

A Michigan State University study says agriculture contributed $91.4 billion to Michigan’s economy in the last year measured.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2012


Early Spring A Threat, Farmers Fret

The unseasonably warm weather has created a tense situation for Michigan farmers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2012

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Man Dies After Being Run Over By Horse-Drawn Wagon

Authorities say a 38-year-old Amish man has died after being run over by a horse-drawn farm wagon that broke free in southwestern Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2011

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Film Festival Centers Around Healthy, Farm-Fresh Foods

Detroit’s Eastern Market will host Whole Foods Market’s “Do Something Reel” Film Festival Thursday June 9th.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2011

Detroit Sells Land To Urban Farmer

The man who wants to bring commercial farming back to the city has gotten approval from the Detroit City Council to expand his eastside farm headquarters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2011

Despite Economy, Americans Don’t Want Farm Work

As the economy tanked during the past two years, a debate has raged over whether immigrants are taking jobs that Americans want. Here, amid the sweltering vineyards of the largest farm state, the answer is […]