Corn Acres Expected Up In 2016 – Enough Demand? (Podcast)

🕔Dec 31, 2015USDA expects more corn acres in 2016, both here and abroad. How much will demand offset that? Rob Johansson, USDA economist, takes a year-end look at what’s known right now. […]

Rose on Cotton: Tightening Market Holds Possibilities in 2016

🕔Dec 31, 2015ICE Mar futures gave up 38 points this week on tepid US export data, although the latest export report did not pack enough bearish punch to push Mar below the […]

Georgia: Long-Time Seminole Co. Agent Rome Ethredge Retires

🕔Dec 31, 2015“I have loved every minute of it…well, just about every minute, that pig running me into the electric fence wasn’t fun.”  

Alabama: Variety Trials – The First Line Of Information

🕔Dec 31, 2015As farmers begin to plan next year’s crop, Alabama Cooperative Extension professionals and Auburn University faculty are working ahead to determine the best varieties for farmers across the state. Variety trials can […]

Peanuts: Utilization Up A Bit From Year-Ago Period

🕔Dec 31, 2015Utilization of shelled edibible grade peanuts are up 1% to date from last year. Stocks in commercial storage totaled 5.06 billion pounds. Peanut stocks reported in commercial storage on November […]

Corn: No-Till and Cover Cropping Pay Off in Longterm – DTN

🕔Dec 31, 2015Steve Berger and his dad, Dennis, have been no-till farming since the 1970s in southeast Iowa near Wellman. For the past 15 years, they’ve been planting cereal rye cover crops […]

Top 10 Ag Articles We Posted In 2015 – It’s Mostly About Change

🕔Dec 31, 2015The most-viewed articles on AgFax.Com in 2015 closely reflected major shifts taking place in agriculture. With one exception, the top 10 articles focused on some aspect of a weakening farm […]

Texas: Fort Worth Meeting Will Focus On New Crop Protection Materials, Methods

🕔Dec 31, 2015Texas farmers, applicators and crop advisors will gain an overview on new crop protection materials during a January 8 meeting in Fort Worth. The meeting’s theme is What’s New In […]

Ethanol: Biofuel Outlook is Brighter Than You Might Think

🕔Dec 31, 2015The EPA released the final rulemaking for 2014-2016 RFS standards on November 30. This release follows preliminary rulemaking released on May 29 of this year. The biodiesel and advanced mandates in the […]

Texas Corn Yield Winners Make a Good Show in 2015

🕔Dec 31, 2015The 2015 Texas corn crop was an overall mixed bag, but several of the state’s corn farmers stood out in the National Corn Growers Association’s National Corn Yield Contest competition. Though no […]

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