Things to consider when determining whether to retain heifer calves or purchase bred heifers.
Farm profitability expert Chris Barron outlines how farmers can protect their margins even when grain prices are low.
Andy Shissler of Roach Ag Marketing says meal demand and low old crop is causing beans to go higher. Slow harvest also contributes.
Soybeans for November delivery rose 1.6 percent to $9.80 a bushel at 6:05 a.m. on the Chicago Board of Trade after earlier touching $9.825, the highest since Sept. 18.
In order to continue to receive crop insurance premium subsidies, you must be in compliance with conservation requirements. The RMA has a good FAQ on how to accomplish this.
These temporary pastures can present problems for the unaware.
In part two of our series, Chris Barron Our Ask the Margins Expert tells us how to drill down into understanding what our cost of production is per bushel and how that will be a forecast of what profit farmers need to make.
Traders Focus: Money flow, technical and computer trade signals, harvest weather and demand. Grain markets are mostly higher lead by the soy complex.​
Meat goats alone account for an estimated $986,000 in sales in Mississippi.
At this year’s Executive Women in Agriculture conference, attendees will hear how to be recognized, respected and rewarded their careers.
Temple Grandin, an animal scientist whose life story was profiled in an HBO movie, will be the featured speaker at the Four States Cattle Conference Dec. 10 at the Four States Fairgrounds in Texarkana, Ark.
See how America’s farmers have been harvesting corn, soybeans, cotton, rice and other crops this fall.
Dairy and beef producers can now give newborn calves a little extra boost of energy with Push™, a calf nutritional paste available from Genex Cooperative, Inc.
Soybean planting in Argentina may decline from last year as farmers contend with shrinking profit margins.
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