Farmers Expect More Soybeans
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 5:41PM CDT
Farmers concur that USDA's Prospective Plantings report next week is expected to show larger soybean acreage than last year's 83.7 million planted acres.
The Market's Fine Print
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 5:40PM CDT
USDA's quarterly hogs and pigs inventories and revisions seem to go hand in hand as much as NASCAR's speed and danger.
Windy Day Danger
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 11:28AM CDT
Farmers have growing incentive to actively monitor wind speeds while applying pesticides, as more herbicides come to market, sensitive crops abound, and the threat of litigation rises.
USDA Defines Actively Engaged
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 12:18PM CDT
Under the 2014 farm bill, family operations are exempted from proposed changes in actively engaged rules. Only farm businesses defined as "non-family joint ventures" or general partnerships are affected.