DTN Grain Open: Another Red Morning

🕔Feb 22, 20186:00 a.m. CME Globex: March corn was unchanged, March soybeans were 2 cents lower, and July Kansas City (HRW) wheat was 1 cent lower. CME Globex Recap: Similar to Wednesday, […]

Cotton Seed Program: Sorting Out Generic Base Conversion Options

🕔Feb 21, 2018First, A Little History. You will recall that under provisions of the 2014 farm bill, landowners were given the opportunity to make a one-time election to keep existing crop bases […]

DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Futures Tumble Lower

🕔Feb 21, 2018Strong losses developed Wednesday in feeder and live cattle contracts. This added even more weakness to the entire complex and caused some uncertainty about short- and long-term direction of the […]

Kansas: Soil Health Agronomy Day, Oswego, Feb. 28

🕔Feb 21, 2018Soil health will take center stage at an upcoming K-State Research and Extension meeting on Wed., Feb. 28 near Oswego, Kansas. The meeting, “Cover Crops, Soil Health and Grazing,” will […]

ADM and Bunge Merger Could Mean Fewer Marketing Outlets – DTN

🕔Feb 21, 2018The possible merger of two of the world’s largest grain and oilseed processing companies likely wouldn’t move prices for farmers. However, it likely would have a bigger impact on farmers […]

North Dakota: Keep Stored Grain Cool During Spring, Summer

🕔Feb 21, 2018Keeping stored grain cool is important as outdoor temperatures fluctuate and eventually start to warm this spring, a North Dakota State University Extension Service grain storage expert advises. “Not only […]

Income Tax Filing Deadline is March 1 for Ag Producers

🕔Feb 21, 2018Agricultural producers have until March 1, 2018, to file their 2017 income tax returns without penalty if they have not made estimates. “Producers have until April 17 to file without […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Don’t Spray Dicamba Near High Value Crops

🕔Feb 21, 2018One of the reasons that states like Georgia had a lack of drift complaints in 2017 was because applicators did not spray dicamba near high value crops. This was one […]

Herbicide Labels: Adjacent and Neighboring – How Far Is That?

🕔Feb 21, 2018“Adjacent” and “neighboring” can be defined by a dictionary, but no dictionary can provide the distances considered adjacent or neighboring for herbicide products.

DTN Cotton Close: Ends on Strong Gains Near Session Highs

🕔Feb 21, 2018Winter weather advisory on the Texas Plains is not expected to provide much overall improvement in soil moisture. Drought intensified in Texas, alleviated in the Southeast and contracted in the […]

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