General Agricultural News
Sep 01, 2015
Transparency is a tenant's best shot at winning cash rent reduction for 2016. Just ask Indiana's Tom Farms.
Sales of new combines in 2015 are effectively half what they were in 2013. Still, machinery dealers are seeing values of used combines starting to stabilize and they are more willing to trade on that used equipment.
Can you justify using starters or foliar feeding on soybeans? It's a good question.
Aug 31, 2015
Iowa farmland owners Fred and Lodean Cook may consider flexible cash leases for the first time this year, but they also are requiring renters to share crop insurance yields, soil tests and other data operators collect on their rental farms.
USDA's weekly crop progress and condition ratings are neutral for corn and neutral to bearish for soybeans and wheat, according to DTN Analyst Todd Hultman.
August's wholesale fertilizer price trend of steady to lower is expected to continue.
Aug 28, 2015
With sub-$4 corn forecast for multiple years, growers need to make a preemptive strike on their 2016 cash rents, financial advisers warn.
Here's the reason your corn may have died back before its time.
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.