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Farm Accidents Follow Older Famers Working Longer Days, Says Study

Older North American farmers work fewer hours than their younger peers but spend more time operating heavy machinery and equipment—raising […]

USDA: Farm-Related Injuries to Youth Decreased By Half from 2001 to 2009

In 2009, there were an estimated 2,200,010 farms in the United States, an increase of 2 percent from 2001. Agriculture-related […]

Sunbelt Ag News

    Gasoline Prices: Make 3-Cent Drop7-10

    Propane Stocks: Increase by 3.8M Barrels7-10

    Diesel Prices: Average Declines by a Penny7-10

    DTN Livestock Open: Discounted Cattle Futures to Bounce Higher7-10

    DTN Grain Open: Futures Starting Out Higher7-10

    Keith Good: $1.2B Paid Out in 3 Months for Livestock Disaster Relief7-10

    Midwest Corn Finally on Fast Track; Glyphosate Resistant Weeds Spread – AgFax7-9

    DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Pits Slammed by Triple-Digit Losses7-9

    Doane Cotton Close: 70 Cents Marks Important Support7-9

    Corn Growth Explodes – And You Really Can Hear It – DTN7-9

    Midwest: Crop Conditions All About Luck – DTN7-9

    AFB Grain-Soybean Close: Markets Continue Mostly Lower7-9

    AFB Cotton Close: Continues Lower with Outside Weakness7-9

    AFB Rice Close: Sell Off Erases Recent Gains7-9

    AgFax Rice Review: India Sells State Stocks; Arkansas Farmer Tax Exemption7-9

    Cotton In Midsouth – Armyworms Build, Odd Armyworm Situation – AgFax7-9

    12 Arkansas Counties and 1 from Arizona Make Natural Disaster List7-9

    DTN Cotton Close: Slides to Another Contract Low7-9

    DTN Grain Close: Bearish Slide Continues7-9

    Mississippi: Agronomy Field Day, Verona, Aug. 77-9

    Good on Grain: July, August Weather Hold Key to Record Corn Yield7-9

    DTN Livestock Midday: Sharp Losses Across Complex7-9

    Cotton In Southeast: More Insects And Treatments – AgFax7-9

    Soybeans: Midwest Growers on White Mold Alert — DTN7-9

    DTN Grain Midday: Lower with Soybeans Leading Way7-9

    AgFax Peanut Review: Peanut Butter Trial Could Take 2 Months; SC Opens 1st Shelling Facility7-9

    DTN Cotton Open: Edges Higher Within Tight Span7-9

    Cotton in Southwest: Time for ‘Old School’ Weed Control – AgFax7-8

    Louisiana: Citrus Canker, Greening Continue to Spread7-8

    Field to Market Furnishes Valuable Input Data for Farmers – DTN7-8

    USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices7-8

    Texas Sorghum: Harvest to Stay Ahead of Sugarcane Aphids7-8

    New Crop of Issues Arrive with Summer Weather — DTN7-8

    Alfalfa Insurance Program Now Permanent — DTN7-8

    When Route 66 Enters Missouri, You’re in Cow-Calf Country — DTN7-7

    Arkansas Sorghum: Leaf Blight Shows Up in Some Fields7-7

    Livestock: Pork Outlook Brightens Following USDA Reports7-7

    Indiana: Report Glyphosate-Resistant Ragweed to Purdue Extension7-7

    Ask the Taxman: Can CRT be Used to Dispose of Farm Machinery? — DTN7-7

    Crop Tech: Plants Don’t Like Noisy Chewers, Study Shows — DTN7-7

    Flint on Crops: Variable Stands Will Lead to Variable Yields7-7

    Southern Grains – Plenty On Pests, Diseases Developing – AgFax7-3

    North Carolina Corn: Southern Rust Reported In State7-3

    Texas Cotton: Bolls Opening In Lower Rio Gande Valley7-3

    Rose on Cotton: Prices May Slip More Next Week7-3

    Texas Rice: Beaumont Field Day Set For July 107-3

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