NOAA: Mild Summer Forecast
Fri. May 22, 2015 2:29 PM
With El Nino in place, government forecasters are confident of favorable temperatures and rainfall for major crop areas.
Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl
Fri. May 22, 2015 1:52 PM
CPA Andy Biebl answers readers' questions on allocating tile depreciation when buying land, reimbursing employee health insurance and protecting estate assets for a second spouse.
DTN Distillers Grain Weekly Update
Fri. May 22, 2015 7:43 AM
Speakers at the recent Distillers Grains Technology Council symposium covered topics that will likely have the largest impact on the distillers grains industry, such as export markets, new government regulations and new fractionated co-products.
Trade Bill Clears Senate Hurdle
Thu. May 21, 2015 4:51 PM
The Senate voted 62-38 Thursday to invoke cloture and begin debate on the bill to grant President Barack Obama trade promotion authority and reauthorize trade adjustment assistance.
Bean Fungus on the Rise
Thu. May 21, 2015 2:32 PM
In recent years, plant pathologists have reported record amounts of a somewhat mysterious soybean disease complex called Diaporthe, which can cause stem canker or pod and stem blight in beans.
Mixed Reaction on COOL Repeal Bill
Thu. May 21, 2015 11:28 AM
Lawmakers and ag groups had a mixed reaction to the House Agriculture Committee's approval Wednesday of a bill to repeal country-of-origin labeling for beef, pork and chicken.
The Market's Fine Print
Wed. May 20, 2015 5:41 PM
Is the World Trade Organization a critical tool in nurturing global economic growth, or an evil force set to destroy national sovereignty and individual freedom? It's all a matter of perspective, according to DTN Livestock Analyst John Harrington.
House Ag Passes COOL Repeal
Wed. May 20, 2015 10:06 AM
The House Agriculture Committee voted Wednesday morning to approve a bill to repeal country-of-origin labeling for some meats.
Wed. May 20, 2015 9:37 AM
The EPA's proposal to change how Bt-corn growers manage the western corn rootworm has generated a small but passionate response from industry groups, farmers, and government agencies.