Arkansas Rice, Soybeans: Farm Strives for Most Advanced Science in the World

🕔Mar 15, 2018There’s a farm in Arkansas growing soybeans, corn, and rice that is aiming to be the most scientifically advanced farm in the world. Soil samples are run through powerful machines […]

Ag Robot Speeds Data Collection, Analyses of Crops as They Grow

🕔Mar 13, 2018A new lightweight, low-cost agricultural robot could transform data collection and field scouting for agronomists, seed companies and farmers. The TerraSentia crop phenotyping robot, developed by a team of scientists […]

Texas Field Reports: Good Domestic, Export Demands for Beef Continue

🕔Mar 13, 2018Continued good export and domestic demands for beef has 2018 off to a good start for producers, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. David Anderson, AgriLife […]

Ag Economy: Farmers Still Caught in Economic Squeeze

🕔Mar 13, 2018A news release last week from the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri indicated that, “The latest analysis of national and global agricultural trends from […]

Argentina’s Crops Are Parched – DTN

🕔Mar 6, 2018Drought conditions in Argentina are putting severe stress on corn and soybean crops, which are in the critical development stages. “We saw a high variability on the aspects of the […]

USDA Ag Forum Kicks Off ‘Season of Guessing’ – DTN

🕔Mar 1, 2018A bit like the swallows of Capistrano, USDA’s Ag Forum in Arlington, Virginia, signals the coming of spring and warmer weather ahead. As Senior Analyst Darin Newsom likes to point […]

USDA Crops Outlook: Expect a Change in Exports – DTN

🕔Feb 23, 2018USDA sees corn production down 1% and soybean production down 2% in the 2018-19 crop years as farmers won’t quite match the yields they achieved in 2017-18. USDA released various […]

Arkansas: 2017 – Great Year for Cotton, Soybeans, Corn

🕔Feb 22, 2018With record yields for Arkansas cotton and soybeans, 2017 offered silver linings for the state as flooding cut the state’s rice acreage and drought battered hay and winter wheat. According […]

Corn and Soybeans Prices: Online Tool Sorts Out Futures Contract Probabilities

🕔Feb 21, 2018As crop insurance and crop planting decisions are being made for the 2018 crop year, it is useful to assess possible springtime and harvest pricing information, and understand the impact […]

Ohio Crops: Do You Know Your Production Cost?

🕔Feb 21, 2018Which number is closest to your total direct and overhead cost of production per bushel of corn: $3.08, $4.17, or $6.21? Do you know? Forty-two farms completed their 2016 farm […]

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