Top Story

Potatoes-USA-logo-web
MARKETS 11:54AM Feb 21, 2020

Exports of fresh potatoes rise in second half of 2019

Exports of fresh potatoes, which includes shipments destined for processing markets, saw a 9% increase in tonnage and almost 11% increase in value during the second half of 2019.

Opinion

John PhippsColumnist

John Phipps: EVs and GMOs Have Much in Common

It is hard for farmers to take electric vehicles (EVs) seriously. They are way too expensive, too alien to our mechanical expertise, and poorly adapted to our power and transportation
BUSINESS
02:00PM Feb 21, 2020

Ag retailer Wilbur-Ellis is offering farmer customers in the Pacific

01:53PM Feb 21, 2020

ICL’s business has centered around bromine, potash and phosphate operations

12:28PM Feb 21, 2020
California Sues Trump Administration over Water Rights

California has sued the Trump Administration to block new rules

CROPS
12:42PM Feb 21, 2020
Analyst: Why $6 Wheat May be a Stretch for 2020

Clinton Griffiths talks with an analyst about his forecast for

04:17AM Feb 21, 2020 Good Morning from Allendale, Inc. with the early morning commentary
03:18PM Feb 20, 2020
Cotton Gin Converts Machines to Process Hemp

California is traditionally a big state for pima cotton. However

LIVESTOCK
03:50PM Feb 21, 2020

Cash-traded feeder pig reported volume was above average with 6,875

03:22PM Feb 21, 2020

Cash fed cattle traded in the South mostly $1 higher

12:33PM Feb 21, 2020

The United States Department of Agriculture released its average annual

POLICY
04:50PM Feb 21, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has dropped several members of

01:00PM Feb 21, 2020
China Could Start Buying U.S. Meats Soon, Soybeans Later in Year

USDA's Ag Outlook Forum in February showed an acreage bump

08:43PM Feb 20, 2020
USDA's Own Numbers Cast Doubt on Trump’s China Farm Deal

It’s either going to be a boom fourth quarter for

MARKETS
04:41PM Feb 21, 2020

One again, positive-sounding news, didn’t boost the grain markets.

04:19PM Feb 21, 2020 Market Watch with Austin Schroeder & Alan Brugler February 21
12:51PM Feb 21, 2020 Joe Vaclavik discusses this week's USDA Ag Outlook Forum numbers
WEATHER
01:36PM Feb 21, 2020
Southeast Is Drought-Free While Dryness Creeps Into California

The U.S. Drought Monitor shows dryness in pockets in the

09:25AM Feb 21, 2020
Is Another Wet Spring in Store?

According to the National Weather Service, farmers in the Midwest

05:14PM Feb 20, 2020
Southeast to See Rain, Snow

There’s another weather system moving across the Southeast. AgDay Meteorologist