Midwest Planting: Is it Spring Yet? Farmers Waiting for Sunshine – DTN Apr 20, 2018

🕔Apr 20, 2018
Cold, snow and rain have kept farmers out of the field across the Midwest, but once the sun starts shining, watch out. “We do have a good forecast, and when […]

Midwest Farming Has Influenced the Region’s Summer Climate, Study Says Feb 14, 2018

🕔Feb 14, 2018
Scientists agree that changes in land use such as deforestation, and not just greenhouse gas emissions, can play a significant role altering the world’s climate systems. Now, a new study […]

Midwest Weather: La Nina Winter – What’s Ahead? Oct 31, 2017

🕔Oct 31, 2017
The Climate Prediction Center (CPC) reissued its La Nina Watch on October 12, stating that the odds of a La Nina occurring during our North American winter have now increased […]

Midwest Cash Rents Under Pressure; Margins are Getting Tighter – DTN Sep 28, 2017

🕔Sep 28, 2017
As with politics, all cash rents are local. However, the general consensus around the Midwest is farm profit margins are still tight and pressure is on cash rents. The determining […]

Palmer Pigweed: New Method Helps Identify Contaminated Seedlots Jun 6, 2017

🕔Jun 6, 2017
Last summer, farmers in the Midwest got an unwelcome surprise after planting native seed on Conservation Reserve Program acres. Palmer amaranth, the aggressive and hard-to-kill weed, had established in droves. […]

Ag Markets and April Weather: Snow, Flood, Freeze – DTN May 2, 2017

🕔May 2, 2017
April is known for erratic weather, but the month may have outdone itself this year.   Over the weekend, a wintry storm system dumped up to two feet of snow […]

Midwest Weather: Mild, Wet Summer Predicted by Mizzou Expert Apr 10, 2017

🕔Apr 10, 2017
Following a dry, mild winter in the Midwest, a University of Missouri meteorology expert is predicting a relatively wet and mild summer for Missouri and much of the Midwest. Tony […]

Farm Business: Looking for Light in the Tunnel of Dark Ag News – DTN Feb 28, 2017

🕔Feb 28, 2017
Tim Burrack kept moving from session to session at the USDA Outlook Forum looking for some light at the end of the tunnel for commodity farmers.    Whether it was […]

Dicamba: Off-Target Drift – 10 Lessons Learned the Hard Way – DTN Jan 17, 2017

🕔Jan 17, 2017
Kevin Bradley wants to clear up a few misunderstandings about last summer’s dicamba debacles. “Some farmers in the Midsouth misused dicamba last year. There’s no question about that,” said Bradley. […]

Midwest Corn: Wet, Sour, Sprouting Grain Turning Up in Some Storage Piles – DTN Jan 6, 2017

🕔Jan 6, 2017
Reports are surfacing of wet corn stored in piles turning sour, and in some cases, sprouting. While some of the piles were uncovered and hit with heavy snow and rain, […]

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