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Livestock: World’s Largest Cattle-Feeding Operation Changes Hands – DTN

Livestock: World’s Largest Cattle-Feeding Operation Changes Hands – DTN

👤By Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔Jan 19, 2018

 JBS USA has announced the sale of the world’s largest cattle-feeding operation, Five Rivers Cattle Feeding, to affiliates of Pinnacle Asset Management LP, in a sale valued at approximately $200 million.   JBS USA had been shopping around for a buyer

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Best Young Farmers, Ranchers of 2018 – DTN/The Progressive Farmer Ag Summit

Best Young Farmers, Ranchers of 2018 – DTN/The Progressive Farmer Ag Summit

👤By Dan Miller Progressive Farmer Senior Editor 🕔Dec 6, 2017

DTN/The Progressive Farmer added five new honorees to its America’s Best Young Farmers and Ranchers program. The class of 2018 was introduced Tuesday during a DTN/The Progressive Farmer Ag Summit award ceremony.   Now entering its ninth year, the program recognizes

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Midwest, Plains Crop Progress: Harvest Pace Continues to Lag, Wheat Conditions Decline – DTN

Midwest, Plains Crop Progress: Harvest Pace Continues to Lag, Wheat Conditions Decline – DTN

👤By DTN Staff 🕔Nov 15, 2017

Winter wheat conditions fell slightly from the previous week, according to USDA’s latest Crop Progress report released on Monday. USDA estimated that 54% of the winter wheat crop was rated good to excellent, down 1 percentage point from 55% the

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Colorado: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Multiple Disasters

Colorado: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Multiple Disasters

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 15, 2017

USDA has designated five counties in Colorado as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused by multiple disasters that occurred during the 2017 crop year. Designation Number 1: USDA has designated Delta County in Colorado as a primary natural

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Crop Progress: Corn, Soybean Harvest Slip Further Behind – DTN

Crop Progress: Corn, Soybean Harvest Slip Further Behind – DTN

👤By DTN Staff 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Corn and soybean harvest continued to slip further behind the average pace during the week ended Oct. 8, according to USDA’s latest Crop Progress report issued Tuesday. The report was delayed from its normal Monday release due to the Columbus

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Sportsmen and Conservationists Side Against Trump Decision on Sage Grouse – DTN

Sportsmen and Conservationists Side Against Trump Decision on Sage Grouse – DTN

👤By Chris Clayton, DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔Oct 10, 2017

Leaders for sportsmen’s and conservation groups in Western states are becoming more critical over the Trump administration’s decision last week to reopen a protection agreement for the greater sage grouse in 11 states. After months of internal discussions, the Department

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Oklahoma: Crop Insurance Workshop, Enid, Nov. 3

Oklahoma: Crop Insurance Workshop, Enid, Nov. 3

👤By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University Ag Communications Services 🕔Oct 6, 2017

Think of the 2017 Crop Insurance Workshop scheduled for Nov. 3 in Enid as essentially one-stop shopping for agricultural producers, lenders and educators; crop insurance agents and marketing consultants. Trent Milacek, Oklahoma State University Cooperative Extension area agricultural economist, said

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USDA Weekly Crop Progress Summary, September 26 – DTN

USDA Weekly Crop Progress Summary, September 26 – DTN

👤By Anthony Greder, DTN Managing Editor, and Russ Quinn, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Sep 26, 2017

Corn and soybean harvest and winter wheat planting all lagged the five-year average pace during the week ended Sept. 24, according to USDA’s latest Crop Progress and Condition report issued Monday. USDA estimated that 51% of corn was mature as

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Kansas: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods

Kansas: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 22, 2017

In response to a request from Jack Salava, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Kansas, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Grant, Kingman and Sherman counties in Kansas as primary natural disaster areas due to losses

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Midwest and Plains Crop Progress: Conditions Decline in Many Areas

Midwest and Plains Crop Progress: Conditions Decline in Many Areas

👤By Anthony Greder, DTN Managing Editor, and Russ Quinn, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jul 11, 2017

Corn, soybean and spring wheat conditions all declined last week, according to USDA’s weekly Crop Progress report released Monday. Corn condition dropped to 65% good to excellent last week, down 3 percentage points from 68% the previous week. Silking was

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