Preparing to Fight Flames01/19/2018
After so much devastation in the Texas Panhandle in 2017, farmers and ranchers searched for answers on how to be better prepared to avoid or fight future wildfires.
Dicamba Cases May Be Centralized01/19/2018
A federal multidistrict litigation court is scheduled to hear oral arguments next week on the merits of centralizing numerous legal cases related to off-target dicamba crop damage.
JBS Selling Five Rivers01/19/2018
Five Rivers Cattle Feeding, with capacity for more than 900,000 head in 11 feedyards across the western states, is being sold by JBS USA.
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends01/18/2018
The majority of farmers who responded to a recent DTN Twitter poll said they have already purchased at least some of their fertilizer needs for the upcoming growing season.
New Ag Group Defends NAFTA01/18/2018
Americans for Farmers & Families highlights that the North American Free Trade Agreement is an economic engine in rural America -- "the very same communities that powered President Trump to victory in 2016."
Lower commodity prices can sometimes trigger greater consumption, but certain types of commodities benefit more than others from the price elasticity of demand.
An extensive study attempts to provide insight into how farmers can benefit from growing biomass crops.
Developing Climate-Smart Ag01/17/2018
Representatives from more than 30 organizations were scheduled to meet in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday for the steering committee for the North America Climate Smart Agriculture Alliance. The organizational meeting seeks to keep U.S. agriculture engaged as the United Nations works more aggressively on agriculture and climate change.
As the U.S. Commerce Department ponders tariffs on Chinese steel and aluminum, China is already shunning U.S. soybean purchases.