California Cotton: Annual Tour For Textile Trade Set For October 24

🕔Sep 29, 2017One of the nation’s few events offering the public an on-the-ground look at cotton production returns in October in the San Joaquin Valley. Growing in popularity over the past decade, […]

Ag Research and Public Funding: Maybe It’s Time for a Shift

🕔Sep 29, 2017Since the Hatch Act was enacted in 1887, public funding of agricultural research has been a U.S. priority and often is cited as a cornerstone for U.S. agricultural abundance. Public […]

DTN Grain Close: Report Sends Soybeans Higher, Spring Wheat Lower

🕔Sep 29, 2017USDA’s two reports on Friday had split effects with November soybeans closing up 8 3/4 cents and December Minneapolis wheat closing down 21 1/4 cents. Corn was modestly higher while […]

USDA: Peanut Price Highlights

🕔Sep 29, 2017Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 22.9 cents per pound for the week ending September 23, up 0.8 cent from the previous week. Marketings of […]

Peanut Stocks: 991 Mln Pounds in Commercial Storage

🕔Sep 29, 2017Peanut stocks reported in commercial storage on August 31, 2017 totaled 991 million pounds of equivalent farmer stock, compared with 1.24 billion pounds a year ago. This total includes 384 […]

California Almonds: What To Do After The Last Nut Leaves The Field

🕔Sep 29, 2017During an upcoming field day, two University of California Cooperative Extension farm advisors will give almond growers tips about managing orchards after this season’s harvest. The event is set for October […]

Georgia Peanuts: Through the Eyes of a Farmer – The Grimes Family – Video

🕔Sep 29, 2017Through the Eyes of a Farmer series visits with Philip, Andrew and Lauren Grimes of Tifton, Georgia. Philip has been recognized on the state level for producing high peanut yields […]

Midwest Fall Burndown: Start Date is a Moving Target – DTN

🕔Sep 29, 2017The weeds under the pivot in April spoke volumes to Kansas farmer Karl Jacobson.  A carpet of flowering henbit sliced a slim, purple path through an otherwise pristine soybean field, […]

DTN Livestock Midday: Triple-Digit Gains Flood into Hog Futures

🕔Sep 29, 2017Sharp triple-digit gains quickly moved into the lean hog complex Friday morning. Feeder cattle futures have posted late-morning losses as traders back away from the complex before month end. GENERAL […]

DTN Grain Midday: Trade Slightly Lower Ahead of Stocks Report

🕔Sep 29, 2017Trade is slightly lower at midday ahead of the stocks report. CORN Corn trade is 1 to 2 cents lower with trade marking time until the stocks report out at […]



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