EXCHANGE: Farmer puts future on display in hoop barn
Many signs pointed to a crash. Multiple years of low farm profitability, the upward trajectory of interest rates and a rise in farmers exiting the profession were just a few of the indicators suggesting farmland values would drop. Yet that’s not reality.
A big reason data from the Farm Journal Midwest Crop Tour is comparable to previous years is because of consistency. Scouts always travel the same routes, but pick fields at random.
In South Dakota, scouts only take samples in the southeast corner of the state. But this year, the we [...]
While Hurricane Harvey’s path hit largely populated areas (more than 2.3 million people live in Houston alone), more than 1.2 million beef cows also call the 54 counties that were declared a disaster area home.
Machinery Pete’s auction knowledge is something he’s been accumulating over several years. When it comes to used farm machinery values, he thinks in terms of a wide lens and a zoom lens.
While there isn’t anything rare about a Farmall H, there is something unique about Steve Trebesch’s piece of equipment.
Farmers using the Climate FieldView platform will soon have access to more field fertility information, seeding information and yield analysis. The company says this will help farmers tailor agronomic decisions by zone to save resources and optimize crop yields. The additional features are set to a [...]
I have incredible pride in our agricultural landscapes, communities, and way of life. But, I regret the environmental damage caused by agriculture’s footprint.
Divergent trends in farmland values are evident across the heartland, according to the Federal Reserve Banks of Chicago, Kansas City and St. Louis.
Harvey made landfall in an area of Texas where cotton growers expected record yields. Many gins there expecting to break their own records are far as ginning bales this year. After the storm, some cotton gins may not operate for the rest of the season.
Ranchers are playing a bad game of “wait and see” as rains continue to flood the coast of Texas. Many ranchers are still trapped by the high waters and have no ways to check on livestock or assess damage.
Don't forget the simple stuff when prepping corn heads for harvest.
The SpreadPro is available in 11’, 13’ and 15 models
Two years ago at the same show, the company unveiled its F4365 with spinner spreader.
Conditions deteriorated Friday along the Texas Gulf Coast as Hurricane Harvey strengthened and crawled toward the state, with forecasters warning that evacuations and preparations "should be rushed to completion."
One Kansas auction had lots of record prices.
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Amazon plans to use its deep pockets to make big changes at Whole Foods, saying it will cut prices on bananas, eggs, salmon, beef and more when it completes its $13.7 billion takeover next week.