Three Ways Farm Management Will Change
8/31/2015 12:00:00 PM
Heightened lending restrictions , the need for deep management expertise and increased supply chain scrutiny will force farms to adapt or leave the ranks of top ag operators.
Tillage: "Play the Hand You're Dealt"
8/31/2015 11:16:00 AM
Want to develop a smart tillage plan? Start by thinking about a five-gallon bucket, suggests Chris Lursen, tillage marketing manager with Case IH.
Trimble Adds Multirotor Option to its Drone Lineup
8/28/2015 4:26:00 PM
Trimble is trying to become a "star student" in the emerging world of drone technology in agriculture.
Analyst: Weakness in China Not a Long-Term Threat to Soybean Demand
8/28/2015 12:11:00 PM
Commodities analyst Andy Shissler argues that the Chinese economy will likely continue expanding along with demand for U.S. crops.
Buy Diesel If It Makes Sense
8/28/2015 12:00:00 PM
It’s hard to know how low oil prices will go, says Peter Meyer, PIRA Energy Group.
Ag Exports Down Slightly, Still Near Record Levels
8/28/2015 11:02:00 AM
When it comes to the U.S. economy, the agriculture industry is a star student. Agricultural exports will once again exceed imports by more than $20 billion in 2015.
Things to Ponder Before Harvest
8/28/2015 5:00:00 AM
Combines are starting to roll in the South, and after an early and record fast start to corn planting, the wave of harvest will quickly be heading north.
Overvalued Deals Could Bring End to Merger Mania
8/27/2015 8:00:00 PM
The biggest threat to U.S. stocks right now may not be China, currencies or commodities prices. It might be American companies’ own merger appetite.
Iowa Farmers Choose Successors, But Stay Involved in Farm
8/27/2015 12:00:00 PM
When you come from a family that has farmed for an average of 100 years and the average age of your successor (37 years) is less than the average number of years (39) that you’ve been farming, it can be a little tough to step away.