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Reuters Corn Elevator
15:36PM Sep 23, 2019

John Phipps: Avoiding Grain Storage Fees is Tricky Business

Is using the Exchange Traded Fund to avoid grain storage fees a viable option? John Phipps answers a viewer's question in this week's Customer Support.
13:35PM Sep 23, 2019

Frost Not in the Forecast For Now

U.S. Farm Report
AgWeb Contributor
U.S. Farm Report meteorologist Mike Hoffman's 30-day forecast shows above normal temperatures for portions of the CornBelt.
Corn Silage Harvest 055
10:35AM Sep 23, 2019

Harvest Is Exhausting, Know How to Stay Safe Behind the Wheel

Taylor Leach
AgWeb Contributor
As the air begins to chill and the fields change from their summery shade of green to that “almost ready” shade of brown, farmers are anxious to move their harvest
09:23AM Sep 23, 2019

Randy Dowdy Smashes Soybean Yield Record, Busts 190 Bu.

Chris Bennett
Technology and Issues Editor
Randy Dowdy just blew the bin doors off soybean yield world records, hitting 190.23 bushels per acre on 3.27 acres, and 179 bpa on 4.23 acres. The Georgia farmer broke
09:08AM Sep 23, 2019

John Phipps: Why University Extensions Are Pivotal For Agriculture

John Phipps looks into state Extensions, and what it will take to not only survive, but for those groups to stay relevant in the evolving state of agriculture.
07:34AM Sep 20, 2019

Fish Poop Keeps Family Farming Together

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
Andrew Mueth explained this was how he and his five brothers could preserve their 160-year-old family legacy. The family raises a wide variety of lettuce using an aquaponic system that
16:13PM Sep 19, 2019

How’s Your Corn Silage Harvest Looking? Farmers Share Results

Taylor Leach
AgWeb Contributor
We’ve reached that time of year when farmers start to roll out their silage choppers and determine what quality of feed will be going into the feedbunk for their animals.