Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour
Time to Change Your Mindset about Soybean Planting
8/4/2015 3:00:00 PM
Want to boost your soybean yield in 2016? You might want to start by planting your soybeans earlier next spring.
Proper Hay Storage Tips Avoid to Excessive Heat and Moisture to Maintain Hay Quality
8/4/2015 2:45:00 PM
When the rain ends or slows and the sun comes out, it becomes time to put up hay according to Colin Hill, agronomy graduate assistant with University of Missouri Extension.
The Pesticide That Kills Bugs and Might Help Fight Cancer
8/4/2015 2:00:00 PM
There's a tiny worm that Marijn Dekkers says might embody the future of Bayer AG.
Hot Weather Means Cattle, Like People, Need More Water
8/4/2015 12:17:00 PM
Just like humans, livestock are negatively impacted by poor water quality. Cattle that drink poor-quality water will drink less water and have a diminished feed intake, resulting in reduced average daily gains and return on investment.
Archer-Daniels-Midland Profit Disappoints as Exports Decline
8/4/2015 12:10:00 PM
Archer-Daniels-Midland Co., the world’s largest processor of corn, posted second-quarter earnings and sales that missed analysts’ estimates after a decline in ethanol margins and crop export volumes.
Herbicides Can Rob Your Yield
8/4/2015 12:10:00 PM
Fred Whitford talks about the importance of cleaning out your sprayer.
Instant Replay on the Farm
8/4/2015 12:02:00 PM
The rewind button has taken on a new meaning for a Nevada dairy.
Perspective: It's Past Time To Have The Talk
8/4/2015 12:00:00 PM
In the cold, dark hours of the night, though, when you wake and find you’ve been dreaming about your cash-flow budget, the chilling truth is inescapable: You have to talk to your landowners about reducing the cash rent. Now.
ABS Global Announces TransitionRight Genetics Preventing Transition Cow Disorders Through Genetics
8/4/2015 11:26:00 AM
ABS customers can now use TransitionRight to select genetics that minimize the need for preventive and reactionary measures often necessary during this time.
Used 24-Row Planter Values Falling
8/4/2015 11:12:00 AM
If you're looking for a used planter, now may be the best time to buy. Machinery Pete explains.
Missouri Misery: Wettest Crop Season on Record?
8/4/2015 11:04:00 AM
The Show Me State got its fill of rainfall this season.
Syngenta Investors Want 5% Bump in Monsanto Bid, Survey Says
8/4/2015 9:42:00 AM
Syngenta AG’s investors want management to negotiate with Monsanto Co. about its $45 billion takeover bid and would accept a 5% higher offer, according to a Sanford C. Bernstein Ltd. survey.
Futures Point to Further Dairy Price Falls as N.Z. Volumes Rise
8/4/2015 9:15:00 AM
New Zealand whole milk powder futures are pointing to a further fall in prices at the GlobalDairyTrade auction Tuesday as Fonterra Cooperative Group Ltd., the world’s biggest dairy exporter, enters a seasonal peak of production.
Market Highlights: Summer Beef Slump
8/4/2015 9:13:00 AM
The summer months have resulted in softer prices for wholesale beef, finished cattle, feeder cattle, calves and slaughter cows.
Common Factors that Affect Dressing Percentage of Beef Carcasses
8/4/2015 8:05:00 AM
Just how much meat are your cattle producing?