Machinery Pete is noticing heightened buyer demand for 1-3 year old equipment at auction
Cash cattle markets were mostly weaker, with CME futures prices lower before turning sharply higher Friday.
These lower prices ended a volatile week, which included USDA releasing its monthly WASDE and Crop Production reports and President Donald Trump announcing tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports.
If you are a long time reader of this column (this is #800!) you have probably figured out that my musical tastes are pretty eclectic, with a skew toward 1970’s rock and roll, but room for jazz, blues, country and maybe one or two classical pieces hiding in the background. Lyrics to songs pop into m [...]
With more supplies coming online, Seaboard Triumph Foods will start a second shift at its Sioux City plant in October 2018. At full capacity, the plant will employ 2,000 employees and process 21,000 market hogs daily.
In response to the $34 billion tariffs President Trump placed on Chinese goods on Friday, Beijing retaliated with a long list of tariffs including corn, soybeans, wheat and several dairy products.
The United States and China have traded lists of items to be slapped with tariffs in a growing tit-for-tat between the two nations. But don't call it a trade war yet, at least not until July 6.
Making the best of dry weather, brothers sing “I Got No Grain In Dry Places.”
For a disease to strike, certain environmental and soil conditions must align. The challenge, as you well know, is preparing for the unknown months in advance. The good news is knowing your risks for soybean cyst nematode (SCN), sudden death syndrome (SDS) and white mold, for example, can help dete [...]
Popular dairy drink taking over Pinterest and Instagram.
The term “trade war” has dominated conversation in the lead-up to American tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese imports and Beijing’s immediate threat to respond. Yet defining the term is elusive at best.
President Trump announces new tariffs on China, further escalating trade between the two countries.
Prior to Bt technologies farmers lost $1 billion annually to CRW—in the form of chemical costs or actual yield loss. With resistance to traits on the rise, it might nibble its way back to a billion-dollar price tag.
Brian Roach of Roach Ag Marketing and Craig VanDyke of Top Third Ag Marketing join U.S. Farm Report host Tyne Morgan for Markets Now.
Trade tensions between the U.S. and China ratcheted higher after the Asian nation said it will follow through on plans to levy tariffs on a range of American farm goods including soybeans and corn.
This sold yesterday in North Dakota. Here's video.
High-quality farmland prices are staying firm or trending slightly higher.
As the number of unemployed Americas hit a near 44-year low this week, the number of H-2A visa requests have more than doubled.
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