Cash Rent Reset - 1
Fri. Aug 28, 2015 11:07 AM
With sub-$4 corn forecast for multiple years, growers need to make a preemptive strike on their 2016 cash rents, financial advisers warn.
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
Fri. Aug 28, 2015 10:56 AM
Here's the reason your corn may have died back before its time.
WOTUS Conflict Hits Boiling Point
Fri. Aug 28, 2015 9:17 AM
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it will implement the waters of the United States rule in the states not part of an injunction granted Thursday by a North Dakota court. American Farm Bureau Federation legal counsel believes the ruling applies nationally.
EPA: WOTUS Enforcement Begins Friday
Thu. Aug 27, 2015 3:19 PM
The Obama administration plans to implement the waters of the United States rule on Friday as scheduled, despite calls and court filings attempting to delay, according to an EPA spokeswoman.
Monsanto Calls Off Hunt
Wed. Aug 26, 2015 2:42 PM
The latest proposal from Monsanto to acquire Syngenta has been refused and the St. Louis-based company has said it will not pursue further.
Wed. Aug 26, 2015 2:41 PM
Walking beans makes a comeback in the Midwest and it's an investment that goes beyond sweat equity.
APHIS Sued Over GE Crop Info
Wed. Aug 26, 2015 11:38 AM
The Center for Food Safety has filed a lawsuit against USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, claiming APHIS violated the Freedom of Information Act in not revealing work on regulations for genetically engineered crops.
Net Farm Income Falling Fast
Tue. Aug 25, 2015 11:45 AM
If the figures hold true, net farm income would come in at about $58.3 billion in 2015, down from $91.1 billion in 2014, USDA's Economic Research Service stated in a report on Tuesday.
Crude Oil Pressures Ethanol
Tue. Aug 25, 2015 11:42 AM
With crude oil prices falling below $39 a barrel for the first time since 2009 Monday, ethanol producers continue to feel an increasing pinch on margins.