General Agricultural News
Sep 28, 2016
The Southern corn disease reached Illinois and Indiana earlier than ever this year and will likely result in lower-than-expected yields. Growers should brace for increased infestations in the future.
Potash and urea have already slid past bottoms not seen since 2008.
Sep 26, 2016
Corn and wheat inspections were bullish while soybean inspections were neutral in this week's export inspections report, according to DTN Analyst Todd Hultman.
Beef and dairy producers are being urged to test for mycotoxins in this year's corn crop.
A federal appeals court Friday ruled OSHA should have followed public comment procedure before attempting to make anhydrous ammonia retailers meet chemical plant safety standards.
Sep 23, 2016
Heavy rains that fell in southern Minnesota, southern Wisconsin and northern Iowa Wednesday night into Thursday morning flooded fields and roads and delayed harvest progress for many farmers.
Your competition is non-farm employment, so structure your pay scale accordingly.
Sep 22, 2016
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's announcement on Wednesday that China would "soon" allow imports of U.S. beef into China left DTN Livestock Analyst John Harrington with several head-scratching questions that might stump Confucius himself.
New world records come from all parts of the globe, and Brazilian soybean farmers have a contest to push yields higher.