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    Rain in the Plains Y'all

    May 22, 2015 02:05 PM

    It’s about time! For the first time in 3 years, Texas no longer has any part of the state in extreme or exceptional drought. Congratulations!

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    Exploring Regulatory Overreach

    May 22, 2015 01:42 PM

    Senators introduced legislation to require the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to redo its proposed waters of the U.S. rule. The federal Water Quality Protection Act comes after several congressional attempts to get the agency to withdraw the proposed rule that would greatly expand the waters EPA regulates. In this Farm Journal Report, Michelle Rook looks at regulatory overreach in D.C.

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    Oregon Decides If GMO Ban Upholds in Court

    May 22, 2015 01:36 PM

    Ron Bjorke has grown Round-Up Ready Alfalfa for decades. “I always have a little alfalfa in for hay. I like to keep it for my calves,” said Jackson County farmer, Ron Bjorke. This year, that’s not an option. “I’m not going to put it in because of the county has the ban, so you have to figure out another crop that will generate that kind of income,” said Bjorke. Bjorke has since planted oats instead, but says it’s not the same.

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    National Media

    May 22, 2015 01:29 PM

    “My question is why does the national media ignore agriculture? What I mean is if the stock market has a small hiccup it is all over the national news. With the large drop in grain prices affecting agriculture it’s like the rest of the country doesn't even notice.” Bryan, there are some clear reasons why farm issues don’t get the coverage we often think they should, but they are not what farmers want to hear.

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    TImeout in the Field

    May 22, 2015 01:06 PM

    It is foolish to draw conclusions from a few years about longer term weather trends, but the last few years on our farm have seen this type of spring often – short on warm, dry stretches. For heavy, hard-to-drain soils like ours, this means a planting season consisting of windsprints.

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    New Lows for Soybeans Ahead of Holiday Weekend

    May 22, 2015 12:50 PM

    Price action coming out of the Memorial Day holiday weekend is often telling of the near-term trend.

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