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Diesel, Gas Prices Down Slightly

Diesel, Gas Prices Down Slightly

👤From the Energy Information Administation 🕔Mar 29, 2017

The U.S. average diesel fuel price fell one cent to $2.53 per gallon on March 27, 41 cents higher than a year ago. The East Coast price decreased by one cent to $2.59 per gallon, the West Coast price fell

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AgFax Weekend: Tips on Overlapping Residuals; USDA Gives Wildfire Aid

AgFax Weekend: Tips on Overlapping Residuals; USDA Gives Wildfire Aid

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Mar 24, 2017

In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Tips on Overlapping Residuals; USDA Gives Wildfire Aid; Farmers, Ag Lenders – What’s Your Financial Category?; and more.

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Diesel, Gas Prices Continue Lower

Diesel, Gas Prices Continue Lower

👤From the Energy Information Administration 🕔Mar 22, 2017

The U.S. average diesel fuel price decreased less than three cents to $2.54 per gallon on March 20, 42 cents higher than a year ago. The Gulf Coast price fell four cents to $2.38 per gallon, the Rocky Mountain and

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Fighting Pigweed With Overlapping Residuals – Do’s And Don’ts

Fighting Pigweed With Overlapping Residuals – Do’s And Don’ts

👤By Elton Robinson 🕔Mar 22, 2017

In theory, the idea of overlapping residual herbicides is simple enough, but what do you do if things go wrong?

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Resistant Weeds? Tips On Overlapping Residuals, Management, New Tech – AgFax

Resistant Weeds? Tips On Overlapping Residuals, Management, New Tech – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Mar 21, 2017

In theory, overlapping your residual herbicides ranks as the best approach for managing resistant Palmer pigweed. But it’s not a foolproof strategy. Timing matters. So does whether it rains at the right point to incorporate materials in dryland production. What

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AgFax Weekend: 24-Hour Spray Record; Net Farm Income Down

AgFax Weekend: 24-Hour Spray Record; Net Farm Income Down

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Mar 17, 2017

In this week’s AgFax Weekend – 24-Hour Spray Record; Net Farm Income Down; Land Buyers Want Sellers; and more.

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Propane Stocks Drop on Growing Exports

Propane Stocks Drop on Growing Exports

👤By Stacy MacIntyre and Warren Wilczewski, Energy Information Administration 🕔Mar 17, 2017

U.S. propane inventories, which had been above historical norms since mid-2014, declined by 59 million barrels from the beginning of October 2016 through early March 2017, the largest decline on record for this period, despite unseasonably mild temperatures. Inventories at

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Diesel and Gas Prices Dip

Diesel and Gas Prices Dip

👤From the Energy Information Administration 🕔Mar 15, 2017

The U.S. average diesel fuel price decreased nearly two cents to $2.56 per gallon on March 13, 47 cents higher than a year ago. The West Coast price fell three cents to $2.85 per gallon, the East Coast price fell

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DTN Fertilizer Trends: Prices Rising but Still Below 2016 Levels

DTN Fertilizer Trends: Prices Rising but Still Below 2016 Levels

👤By Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Mar 15, 2017

Fertilizer prices were still on the rise the first week of March 2017, according to fertilizer retailers surveyed by DTN. This marks the seventh consecutive week prices have moved higher.    For the third week in a row, all eight

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Soybean Economics – More Losses Ahead? – Policy Pennings

Soybean Economics – More Losses Ahead? – Policy Pennings

👤By Harwood D. Schaffer and Daryll E. Ray 🕔Mar 15, 2017

Last week our examination of the recently released “USDA Agricultural Projections to 2026” reported that the USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) showed an 8.5-million-acre (9.8 percent) reduction in the planted area for corn between 2016 and 2026. Despite a

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