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Farm Service Agency County Committee Elections Open This Week

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) began mailing ballots this week for the Farm Service Agency (FSA) county and urban county committee elections to all...

How the Mississippi River Drought is Creating a Bottleneck Effect with...

The Mississippi River is at its lowest levels since 1988, which is significantly slowing down the transport of newly harvested grain to be exported...

NASDA’s Ted McKinney: Mexico Can’t Afford to Ban U.S. GMO Corn

Mexico’s upcoming ban on U.S. imports of genetically-modified corn or corn grown with glyphosate won’t be changed in any way, according to their deputy...

Ag Groups Ask Congress to Prevent Potential Rail Strike

Over 190 members of the Agricultural Transportation Working Group want Congress to prepare to help prevent a railroad strike or lockout. Beef Magazine says...

Well-known Broker-Analyst Bob Utterback Calls it Quits

Bob Utterback won’t say he is retiring. He prefers to use the term hanging up his spurs. But he has sold Utterback Marketing Services...

Diesel Fuel Supplies Running Short in Many Parts of Rural America

It’s bad enough that diesel fuel is costing you $1.89 more per gallon today than this time last year, according to AAA. Now, there...

Harvest Weather Forecast: A Dry Outlook Throughout the Coming Week

Rain showers will start of this harvest forecast on Saturday, as a frontal boundary works its way into the state from the west. Rain...

Moisture in the Weekend Weather Forecast

Chief Meteorologist Ryan Martin has moisture in his weekend Harvest Weather Forecast brought to you by Seed Genetics Direct and Greenstone Farm Credit Services. “A...

Pioneer Field Update: Harvest Moving Along in Northern Michigan

Michigan soybean harvest is ahead of the 5-year average pace according to USDA’s Monday Crop Progress Report. 77% of soybeans are harvested in the...

Michigan’s Corn Yields are ‘Very Solid’ Says Specialty Hybrids Agronomist

So far in Michigan, 43 percent of corn has been harvested for grain and 77 percent of soybeans have been harvested, according to the...

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