Health Insurance Part of New Farm Bill? Maybe. – DTN

🕔Jun 19, 2018The farm bill could be used next year to offer some relief for farmers from high healthcare insurance premiums they face. Association Health Plans (AHPs) have become an avenue touted […]

Farm Policy: China Targets U.S. Corn, Soybeans in Tariff Retaliation

🕔Jun 18, 2018Bloomberg News reported on Friday that, “Trade tensions between the U.S. and China ratcheted higher after the Asian nation said it will follow through on plans to levy tariffs on a range […]

Ag Groups Tweet: #TradeNotTariffs in Push Against Trump Tariff Plan – DTN

🕔Jun 15, 2018Farm groups took to social media on Thursday as part of a last-ditch effort to get the Trump administration to back off trade tariffs the administration is expected to implement […]

Rose on Cotton: How Dry Does Texas Have To Be To Move USDA Projection?

🕔Jun 15, 2018The Dec contract took it on the chin this week (mostly on Friday), giving up 275 pts to finish at 89.85.  The Dec – Mar spread finished near flat, inverted […]

DTN Field Roundup – From Flood to Parched – It’s a Tough Season

🕔Jun 15, 2018This season is setting up to be a tale of two summers. A wide swath of the Midwest is swimming in water. Ohio farmer Keith Peters’ biggest concern is the […]

Cleveland on Cotton: Mother Nature Played the Rain Card

🕔Jun 15, 2018After challenging contract price highs during the week, a combination of overbought conditions, coupled with more showers across Texas and the Southwest, trumped the market’s push to higher ground and […]

Farm Bill Passes Senate Ag Committee

🕔Jun 14, 2018Associated Press writer Andrew Taylor reported on Wednesday that, “A Senate panel approved a modest, bipartisan rewrite of federal farm and nutrition programs on Wednesday, sidestepping a fight for now but setting […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Residual Herbicide Burn – More Than Usual? -AgFax Midsouth Cotton

🕔Jun 14, 2018Residual herbicides have browned up some cotton more than might be expected, two of our contacts noted this week. The effect has occurred wtith several herbicides and/or adjuvants.

Cotton – Southwest – Herbicide Drift | ‘Planting Rain’ | Shielded Sprayers – AgFax

🕔Jun 13, 2018Crop injury due to herbicide drift is sparking notice from the Texas Department of Agriculture. Hot winds and high temps have been battering crops, especially where rain is so badly needed. Some coastal […]

Farm Bill – Senate Draft Might Just Pass – Improvements, Fixes are Part of Package

🕔Jun 13, 2018Release of the Senate Ag Committee draft Senate Ag Committee (2018 Farm Bill; Brasher, June 8, 2018)  represents more than different program and policy details but completely different legislating, political and […]

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