“Proper planter adjustment isn’t difficult, but it can be time consuming. Take some time before planting to make sure your planter is ready to operate at peak performance.”
Continued demand for corn is an important part of future prices, and one of the keys is using the grain for fuel.
Leading agricultural economists are gathering this week to look at the industry in 2017. If attitudes match grain prices, there could be plenty of glum faces.
A bull that apparently escaped from a slaughterhouse has led police on a wild chase through New York City streets.
Most farmers and ranchers are familiar with the concept of depreciation; however, depreciating an asset for tax purposes is different than calculating depreciation for financial statements and management decisions.
It appears South America is harvesting a great soybean crop, now all eyes are watching to see the size of the second crop.
The Trump administration is hiring more agents to reinforce the southern border.
A proposal in Nebraska is seeking to reduce property taxes.
President Donald Trump’s stance on immigration and immigration reform is shaking up Washington, but it also has the agriculture industry worried about losing more labor.
Plenty of people love to snack on popcorn. Considerably fewer have munched on a salty snack alternative – popped sorghum. But researchers at Texas A&M University would like to change that.
Acreage used for soy may exceed corn for first time since 1983.
Colorado fruit growers worry over unseasonably warm weather
Southern California businesses that rent goats for brush control say demand is high for their services this winter.
There’s a lot of rhetoric about the strong U.S. dollar and interest rates. Recently, Janet Yellen, chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, testified in front of Congress that interest rate hikes will come sooner rather than later.
Tobacco is one crop struggling to keep acres.
Sales of organic food are growing fast, but federal research hasn’t kept pace, a new report says.
Self-driving cars are the buzz among consumers, but in agriculture, it’s a concept that’s been around for more than five years.
The U.K. agriculture industry will come to a standstill if the government doesn’t reach a deal that guarantees access to European workers, according to the head of Britain’s farming union.
A new government report shows the number of farms in the U.S. continues to shrink.
Machinery Pete was recently asked by a viewer about the value of a John Deere 8320.
AGCO Corporation has announced that its Challenger MT600E Series high horsepower tractors are getting a high-tech upgrade, with a new 9-inch touchscreen Tractor Management Center (TMC) terminal, along with full integration of onboard precision ag technologies such as AgControl section and variable rate control, and TaskDoc Pro wireless data transfer.
Farming in Nebraska is a challenge every year, especially when the weather doesn’t deal a favorable hand. However, last year rains came at the right time for soybeans, with some farmers seeing one of their best soybean crops ever.
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