USDA 2021 Marketing Assistance Loan Rates Mar 31, 2021

🕔Mar 31, 2021
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) today announced the 2021 Marketing Assistance Loan rates. Marketing Assistance Loans provide interim financing to producers so that commodities can be […]

Texas: Ag Losses from Arctic Storm Exceed $600Mln Mar 4, 2021

🕔Mar 4, 2021
Winter Storm Uri, which blasted through the entire state of Texas, caused at least $600 million in agricultural losses, according to preliminary data from Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agricultural economists. […]

Texas Field Reports: Winter Storm Offers Few Silver Linings Feb 24, 2021

🕔Feb 24, 2021
So far, there are few silver linings related to the winter storm system that brought historically low temperatures and a mix of precipitation throughout Texas, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Have Farm Program Payments Affected the Distribution of Crop Acres? Jan 29, 2021

🕔Jan 29, 2021
Different farm program payments across crops have been an on-going US farm policy issue, with the focus often on high per acre payments to cotton, peanuts, and rice.  Coppess discusses […]

Florida: Herbicide Options for Weed Control in Small Grain Crops Nov 23, 2020

🕔Nov 23, 2020
Small grain crops such as barley, oats, rye, triticale, wheat, etc. are commonly grown during winter months in Florida for grain, cover crops, or winter grazing purposes. Even though these […]

Grain Stocks: All Down from Year Ago Levels Sep 30, 2020

🕔Sep 30, 2020
Old crop corn stocks in all positions on September 1, 2020 totaled 2.00 billion bushels, down 10 percent from September 1, 2019. Of the total stocks, 751 million bushels are […]

Feed Grain Outlook: Corn Crop Reduced by 379Mln Bushels Sep 25, 2020

🕔Sep 25, 2020
As a result of a re-survey of harvested corn acres in Iowa, the National Agricultural Statistics Service’s (NASS) September Crop Production drastically lowered expectations for the 2020/21 corn crop. U.S. […]

USDA Announces Additional Direct Money to Farmers, Ranchers Impacted by Coronavirus Sep 18, 2020

🕔Sep 18, 2020
USDA announced today up to an additional $14 billion will be available for agricultural producers who continue to face market disruptions and associated costs because of COVID-19. Signup for the […]

Crop Progress: Corn, Soybean Conditions Continue Decline – DTN Sep 9, 2020

🕔Sep 9, 2020
U.S. corn and soybean ratings fell again last week, according to the USDA NASS weekly Crop Progress report released on Tuesday. NASS estimated that 61% of the nation’s corn crop […]

Conventional Vs. Organic Grains: 5-Year Comparison Of Returns Sep 8, 2020

🕔Sep 8, 2020
Due to continued increases in demand for certified organic grains, crop farmers that have transitioned from conventional to certified organic grains report higher net returns per acre. Despite this, certified […]

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