Trump Plan: $1.5 Trillion Investment Plus Commitments from State, Local Govt. – DTN

🕔Feb 13, 2018The White House will release its long-awaited infrastructure plan on Monday, which calls for spending $200 billion in federal funding over 10 years to stimulate $1.5 trillion in new infrastructure […]

Cover Crop – No-till – Weed Control System is Longterm Investment – DTN

🕔Feb 6, 2018Brice Custer breaks down the economics of cover crops on his operation in western Kansas by comparing what his cover crops cost compared to how much he saves by not […]

Farm Bill: Ag Sec Perdue Releases Road Map of Principles – DTN

🕔Jan 26, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue laid out a four-page set of principles for the farm bill Wednesday during a trip to Pennsylvania. The summary of principles are largely broad in scope […]

New Tax Law Put Farmer Cooperatives in Financial Jeopardy – DTN

🕔Jan 24, 2018Iowa grain companies have told Sen. Charles Grassley that the Section 199A provisions benefiting cooperatives “would put them out of business if we don’t do something” and revise the new […]

NAFTA: Ag Coalition Stresses Importance of Trade to Trump Administration – DTN

🕔Jan 18, 2018Fearful about the prospect of seeing NAFTA derailed, more than 30 ag-related business groups have come together to create Americans for Farmers & Families, a coalition focused on stressing the […]

New Tax Landscape And Farmers: Sorting Through Your Options – DTN

🕔Jan 3, 2018It’s going to take months before the IRS starts sorting out the tax law with issues such as where to take income deductions for pass-through entities, but there are still […]

RFS: Changes Needed to Address Market Speculation, says Perdue – DTN

🕔Dec 15, 2017Leaders in the biofuels industry wrote President Donald Trump on Friday after learning Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, had floated a proposal to the White House that would essentially cap prices […]

Biodefense: Agriculture is Not Prepared for Internal or External Attacks – DTN

🕔Dec 15, 2017The U.S. is woefully unprepared to cope with outbreaks of emerging livestock or crop pathogens and pests, whether those outbreaks are caused intentionally or otherwise, experts told the Senate Agriculture […]

Farmer Cooperative Group Worries about Possible Tax Law Change – DTN

🕔Dec 1, 2017The head of the National Council of Farmer Cooperative is concerned about how tax law will treat a 17.4% tax deduction that could pass from cooperatives through to farmers but […]

USDA Crop Forecast: An Early Look at 10-Year Projections – DTN

🕔Dec 1, 2017 USDA’s Office of Chief Economist on Tuesday offered an early look at USDA’s Agricultural Projections to 2027 for crops and livestock that will officially be released at the USDA Ag […]

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