Catch up on the latest in farm business news with our Power Hour Weekly Round-Up for the week of May 3-9, 2015.
Spring Wheat Crop Thins Out
The spring wheat crop in Oregon has thinned out because of dry conditions and heavy re-seeding.
Water Risk Issues Approach Boiling Point
A new report from nonprofit Ceres identifies five important “water risk drivers” that affect the current state of water security in the food sector.
116 Farms and 68,000 Acres: Farmland Partners Grows Portfolio
Farmland Partners, the ag-focused public real estate company, is adding acres left and right.
Bayer CropScience and Flagship Ventures Partner to Foster New Ag Innovations
Bayer CropScience has announced a strategic innovation partnership with Flagship Ventures, a leading venture capital and venture creation firm.
Stockpile Two Years of Corn Inventory
Cattle feeders and other corn end-users should consider stockpiling one to two years of grain ahead of any price reversal for the crop, advises Bryan Doherty, Stewart-Peterson.