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Land Values: 7 Factors That Could Push ‘Em Up Or Down

Land Values: 7 Factors That Could Push ‘Em Up Or Down

👤From a press release 🕔Jan 10, 2018

A number factors – both positive and negative – are at play in terms of land values and to what degree they might influence how much land comes on the market, says Randy Dickhut, senior VP of real estate operations

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DTN Fertilizer Price Trends: Anhydrous Up 12% Over Last Month

DTN Fertilizer Price Trends: Anhydrous Up 12% Over Last Month

👤By Russ Quinn, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jan 8, 2018

Average retail prices for most fertilizers continued to move higher as 2017 drew to a close, according to retailers surveyed by DTN. Seven of the eight major fertilizers were higher the fourth week of December compared to a month earlier.

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South Dakota Corn: Do Big Yields Mean Big Money?

South Dakota Corn: Do Big Yields Mean Big Money?

👤Written collaboratively by Anthony Bly, Sara Berg and David Karki. 🕔Jan 6, 2018

Do you believe the highest yields return the greatest profit? Are you managing for maximum yields? Do you attempt to manage your corn crop for the highest yields as a result of what yield contest winner’s say? Maybe you have

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AgFax Weekend: Record Soybean Yields; New Tax Options; Rural Broadband in 2018

AgFax Weekend: Record Soybean Yields; New Tax Options; Rural Broadband in 2018

🕔Jan 5, 2018

AgFax Weekend is 1-stop shopping for catching up on the weekly ag news across the country – from soybeans to almonds. We got the news.

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U.S. Gasoline Prices Increased in 2017

U.S. Gasoline Prices Increased in 2017

👤By Matt French, Energy Information Administration 🕔Jan 5, 2018

U.S. regular retail gasoline prices averaged $2.41 per gallon (gal) in 2017, 27 cents/gal (13%) higher than in 2016, but two cents/gal less than in 2015. Higher crude oil prices in 2017 contributed to higher gasoline prices. In 3 of the 10 cities

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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends: Prices Continued Higher at Year’s End

DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends: Prices Continued Higher at Year’s End

👤By Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jan 4, 2018

Average retail prices for most fertilizers continued to move higher as 2017 drew to a close, according to retailers surveyed by DTN.   Seven of the eight major fertilizers were higher the fourth week of December compared to a month earlier.

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California Law Requiring Cancer Warning on Glyphosate Label Challenged – DTN

California Law Requiring Cancer Warning on Glyphosate Label Challenged – DTN

👤By Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jan 4, 2018

Attorneys general in 11 states have joined agriculture groups in asking a district court to block a law in California that requires labels on products that may contain the herbicide glyphosate, known as Proposition 65.   On Dec. 27, 2017, a

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North Dakota Soybeans: “Getting It Right” Production Meetings Set

North Dakota Soybeans: “Getting It Right” Production Meetings Set

👤From North Dakota State University 🕔Jan 3, 2018

Soybean producers will have an opportunity to learn about intensive soybean management at one of four Getting it Right in Soybean Production meetings the North Dakota State University Extension Service has scheduled for Fessenden, Kenmare, Rugby and Langdon in January 2018.

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North Carolina Cotton: On-Farm Fiber Quality Results for 2017

North Carolina Cotton: On-Farm Fiber Quality Results for 2017

👤By Guy Collins and Keith Edmisten, North Carolina State University 🕔Jan 2, 2018

Fiber Quality results for the 2017 NC On-Farm Cotton Variety Evaluation Program are now in. In addition to yield, fiber quality is an important component to the value and marketability of cotton in our state, and should be considered when

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North Carolina Cotton: Yield Results Available From On-Farm Variety Trials

North Carolina Cotton: Yield Results Available From On-Farm Variety Trials

👤By Keith Edmisten, Cotton Specialist, North Carolina State University 🕔Jan 2, 2018

We do not have fiber quality results at this time, but wanted to make the yield results available. These charts may change in the near future if companies identify experimental varieties they want to bring forward as commercial varieties. 3-year

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