Palmer Amaranth: 5 Tips for Spotting Pigweed Seedlings- DTN

🕔Apr 18, 2019The coming weeks are prime time for spotting Palmer amaranth plants when they are still small enough to kill and stop an infestation.

Cleveland on Cotton: Weather and Trade – Hedging is Key

🕔Apr 18, 2019Cotton prices continue locked in their technical channel with new crop fighting to climb above 78 cents while the old crop July struggles to breech the 80 cent mark. July’s […]

AgFax Rice: Rain Delays Stir Talk Of Prevented Planting

🕔Apr 17, 2019More rain was in the forecast in the Midsouth this week. If the forecast plays true, more planting delays are in the cards. How much that affects final acreage remains […]

Structurally Deficient Bridges: How Long to Fix All the Bad Ones? 80 Years – DTN

🕔Apr 16, 2019The American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) said in their sixth Annual Bridge Report that there are over 47,000 structurally deficient bridges in the U.S., and cars, trucks and […]

Rural Broadband: $20Bln FCC Fund to Increase Access Plus 5G Expansion – DTN

🕔Apr 16, 2019The Trump administration is preparing to boost high-speed mobile data considered next generation, or 5G, as well as roll out a $20 billion fund to increase rural broadband access. The […]

Ag Economy: Farmland Values Steady; Potential for Declines Exist

🕔Apr 16, 2019Recent news items from the Corn Belt point to several economic challenges facing producers as spring planting approaches.  Nonetheless, relatively steady farmland values continue to be a bright spot. But a recent update from the Federal Reserve Bank […]

U.S. Prospective Plantings: When is an Error Not a Mistake? – DTN

🕔Apr 15, 2019When is an error not a mistake? If we’re talking about forecasting, then “error” is just the term for how much difference is ultimately noted between the formerly predicted value […]

U.S. Farmers Need to Keep Feeding the World – Or, Maybe Not

🕔Apr 12, 2019Damian Mason, farmer, writer and consultant, speaks on two subjects that he knows best: business and agriculture. Recently he spoke about agriculture’s much beloved phrase, “feed the world.” Mason explains, […]

Cleveland on Cotton: Riding the Export Wave

🕔Apr 12, 2019Cotton prices continue to ride the export wave as U.S. export sales exploded with more than 500,000 bales booked during the prior week. USDA did release its April world supply […]

2018 Farm Bill: What’s Happening? USDA Updates the Timeline

🕔Apr 12, 2019U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the implementation status of the 2018 Farm Bill. President Trump signed this Farm Bill into law on December 20th, 2018 and the […]

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