Headline News

01/27/2020
3 RFS Waivers Returned to EPA

A federal court ruled the EPA "abused its discretion" in not explaining conclusions on economic hardship of small refineries receiving exemptions from the Renewable Fuel Standard.

01/27/2020
Roundup Settlement Possible

According to news reports, the latest cancer trial against Bayer AG and its Roundup herbicide has been postponed indefinitely to allow mediation talks that may lead toward a possible settlement.

01/27/2020
Evaluate ARC, PLC Options

The economics have changed since ARC and PLC were created in the 2014 farm bill, and experts say it's important to evaluate all the options, including ARC-Individual in some cases, on farm-by-farm basis.

01/24/2020
Cattle on Feed Report Summary

Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 12.0 million head on Jan. 1, 2020. The inventory was 2% above Jan. 1, 2019, USDA NASS reported on Friday.

01/24/2020
Todd's Take

What we can expect for soybean prices in 2020 now that the phase-one trade agreement has been signed.

01/24/2020
The 5thWave Forum

After several years of low volatility in a follower's role, Chicago wheat has stolen the spotlight in 2020 and could hold on into spring.

01/23/2020
Stretching Hay

There are ways to make forage supplies last longer or eliminate feed waste.

01/23/2020
What Will China Buy?

The Chinese grain trade is still waiting for instructions on what they'll be expected to buy and how to do it, but experts say getting it done will require a lot more than just cargo ships.

01/23/2020
Russ' Vintage Iron

James Piotter of Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, shares how his family used an International 1456 tractor on their farm.