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5 Tips to Motivate and Retain Employees

The transformation from the industrial age to the social age means farm operators need to hire for competencies instead of skills and experience. MORE>

Your Marketing Plan Blueprint

Craft a money-making strategy for 2014 crops MORE>

The Farm CPA: Do You Know Your EFU?

An EFU is the amount of contribution margin generated by the operation, divided by the number of farm families involved.  MORE>

Weather The Storm

A new reality for production ag means big costs MORE>

Meat Adapts

Grain markets shape livestock sector’s plans heading into 2015 MORE>


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  • Farmers Reveal Their 10 Favorite Apps
    According to the latest Farm Journal Media survey, 59% of farmers now own a mobile device. Here are the apps they say they’re using the most on their smartphones.
  • Corn Price Outlook Falls to $3.50 for 2014/15
    The prospect of record crops led to the near-term price reduction from the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri.
  • AgWeb Radio: Midday Commentary 9-19-14
    Kevin Van Trump of Farm Direction says the market and producers think the crop is going to be larger than anticipated. It is time for producers to protect their profit.
  • Should You Splurge on Seed? Experts Weigh In
    With low corn prices and high input costs, farmers are trying to figure out how much they really need to spend on seed to avoid a big dent in their pocket books.

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