First Sale of US Rice to China Sold Out in Weeks Nov 24, 2020
The 20 tons of Calrose rice that arrived in China last month garnered positive feedback among consumers and importers. The distributer, Sungiven Foods, sold the 5kg packages of U.S. rice […]
AgFax Weekend: Fake Farms Raked in COVID Relief Nov 20, 2020
In this week's AgFax Weekend - Fake Farms Raked in COVID Relief | Ag Groups Prep to Work with Biden | and more.
A tax management program will be offered to producers and tax preparers on Dec. 1 from 1 to 4 p.m. Central time, via Zoom technology. “This program provides an excellent […]
NOAA Seasonal Drought Outlook – Dec., Jan., Feb. Nov 20, 2020
La Niña conditions continue over the equatorial Pacific, with a 95-percent chance of persisting through the end of March 2021. The MJO is also active, with an Indian Ocean event […]
Drought Monitor Weekly: Mostly Dry for the Plains Nov 20, 2020
Summary Heavy precipitation – from 2 to locally near 8 inches – pelted the Carolinas, southern Appalachians, mid-Atlantic region, Pacific Northwest from the Cascades westward, higher elevations of the northern […]
Fake Farms Raked In Covid-Relief Funds – DTN Nov 20, 2020
False Farm Registrations As the Small Business Administration was pumping out hundreds of billions of dollars in aid over the summer, the owners of some suburban homes around Cleveland, Ohio, […]
Rabo AgriFinance announced that Shawn Smeins has been promoted to head the business. Throughout his 25-plus+ year tenure, Smeins “has shown a commitment to growing Rabo AgriFinance’s ability to meet the […]
A group of farm organizations on Tuesday announced a set of proposals for how agriculture should tackle climate change, as they expect to see more aggressive measures taken to lower […]
Retail fertilizer prices continue to be generally mixed, according to retailers tracked by DTN for the second week of November 2020. The prices of five of the eight major fertilizers […]
CNH Invests in Electrical Weed Management – DTN Nov 17, 2020
CNH Industrial has completed its acquisition of a minority stake in Zasso Group AG, a global specialist in non-chemical weed and invasive plant management solutions using electrical power.