Ready For The Ride 410

The spikes and dives in today's markets deliver tremendous opportunity and risk. That’s why Farm Journal and our sister brands Top Producer, AgWeb and AgDay TV have launched a new series called "Ready for the Ride." We'll provide insights and tools to help you prepare and leverage your odds for success—because the stakes are too high not to be ready.


Risk Management News

  • Questions of Rural Etiquette

    07/24/2016 04:42 PM Questions Emily Post never answered.
  • What the HAY!?
    07/24/2016 02:27 PM
  • Video
    Beef Bacon: Schmacon is Taking Off as Bacon Alternative
    07/24/2016 11:59 AM

    Bacon may have finally met an equal competitor in Schmacon.

  • Comfort Zone
    07/23/2016 09:48 PM The US grain markets reached an apparent comfort zone this week, with traders bidding in higher average yields than USDA used in the July WASDE report. Our models suggest the market is trading a 170-171 bpa US average yield at this price level for corn, and a 47.5 bpa soybean yield. The reason for the comfort? The heat dome for late July that spurred the post-USDA report rally has fizzled out in the NWS 8-14 day forecast.
  • John's World: The Seeds of Success
    07/23/2016 02:39 PM

    Nearly every day I wake up and ask myself, “What do I want to be when I grow up?” 

  • Shine A Light on Lameness
    07/23/2016 10:40 AM

    Proper hoof and leg conformation of cattle entering feedlots are a critical component in profitability and consumer trust.

  • Butchered
    07/23/2016 10:16 AM
  • Gulke: Weather Markets Turn 'Treacherous'
    07/23/2016 06:00 AM

    With prices dropping, Jerry Gulke says farmers may have to rely on big yields, rather than high prices, to help their bottom line this fall.

  • Tospovirus Jumps from Seed to Plant
    07/23/2016 02:59 AM

    Learn what the first viral transmission means for soybeans

  • New Technology Awaiting Approval
    07/23/2016 02:58 AM

    Foreign government approvals hold up U.S.-approved technology