Most of us are used to getting farm equipment ready for winter--we check antifreeze, we add diesel fuel anti-gel to fuel tanks, etc., etc. High technology has added a few items that may not be on our winter prep radar.
Soybean and corn prices retreated Wednesday under pressure from a strong U.S. dollar and favorable weather forecasts for South America, according to analysts.
The agriculture sector of the United States wonders what President-elect Donald Trump will have in store at the beginning of his term.
As modern farm equipment gets larger and more complex, farmers are discovering they need to expand their tool inventory and shop accessories to tackle basic maintenance and repairs.
Horwitz is optimistic the Trump Administration will fix some of the country's problems, but says the recent rally in the Dow is unsustainable. ​
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The dollar extended its winning streak against the euro to the longest since 2012 as forecasts for stronger U.S. economic data added to the momentum triggered by Donald Trump’s victory in the presidential election.
Nearly every farmer has finished or is close to finishing harvest, and farmers want to prepare for what’s coming in 2017.
Each week, your Pro Farmer Editors provide an update to the marketing plan, including whether or not now is a good time to catch up with advised sales.
China couldn’t have invented global warming as a hoax to harm U.S. competitiveness because it was Donald Trump’s Republican predecessors who started climate negotiations in the 1980s, China’s Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin said.
Since Election Day, the U.S. dollar has been on a rally, building to levels not seen in 14 years. The surging strength is having a cascade of impacts on other sectors, including commodities.
Continued weak commodity prices are leading many farmers to seek ways to spread risk. Is now the right time to add a niche crop or perhaps to dive into a livestock enterprise or another kind of complementary business?
Two cows and a calf were seen on a tower of crumbling soil after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck New Zealand. Much to the relief of people across the globe, the cattle have been rescued.
A Minnesota man figures he's killed 150 deer during decades of hunting, but certainly none like the buck he bagged recently.
Consumers' willingness-to-pay (WTP) for all food products in November decreased from the previous month, according to the Oklahoma State University's Food Demand Survey.
A new MILK Intelligence survey shows not all farms are welcoming back the next generation.
Hagie Manufacturing LLC has announced it is building a limited number of enhanced STS16 Self Propelled Sprayers. New for 2017, the 1,600-gallon sprayer will include a 375 HP 9.0-liter John Deere PowerTech PSS engine, along with several other improved features.
USDA is adding more bushels to its already record corn and soybean forecast, but are producers feeling the same in farm country?
Analysts spent early November warning a Trump victory in the U.S. presidential election would make the Federal Reserve less likely to raise interest rates. What happened instead is that it made a December increase a near certainty.
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