From The Farm Journal Family

08:51AM Jan 03, 2015
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Seed Prospects for 2015
Andy LaVigne, CEO and president of the American Seed Trade Association, discusses how an acreage shift away from corn could affect the seed industry. (Dec. 10 broadcast)

To Label or Not?
Rep.  Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) explains why he’s pushing for a national standard for labeling food products containing genetically modified organisms rather than a state-by-state patchwork approach. (Dec. 18 broadcast)


Weekly Roundup of Market News

Tune in each weekend to “U.S. Farm Report” for its weekly market roundtable. Several market experts join host Tyne Morgan to examine and analyze recent market moves. They also provide tips on how farmers should react. Watch at

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@TomFarms: 40% of U.S. farms are poised to transition mngt, operation and/or ownership to the next generation. #EWA14

@Farmerbright: Go grab a flash light. We’re chasing calves in the dark. #farmerproblems


Buy, Sell Cattle Online

Shop for or sell cattle from your farm office or mobile device. Beef Today magazine’s Cattle Exchange connects cattle buyers and sellers online. You can easily find specific breeds in precise geographic areas. With more cattle buyers and sellers using the Internet to locate and research purchases, the site provides a national footprint of the industry. Even with a high volume of listings, it’s easy to customize your search. The free listings include pictures. Visit to start shopping.