U.S. Farm Report
Friday’s release of Japanese import data could pull the trigger on major disruptions in the U.S.-Japan beef trade.
Coming closer to historic highs
The National Pork Producers Council filed a brief in support of EPA’s recent motion to delay a federal court order requiring farms to begin onerous and unnecessary air emissions reporting.
Dow Chemical Company, parent company to Dow AgroSciences shows the agricultural sciences sector at $1.6 billion in second quarter (Q2) sales.
They say for every action there is a reaction. We are seeing an example of that as Japan prepares to increase its tariff on us frozen beef from 38.5 percent to 50 percent.
Farmers have been feeling the pinch of tight times with the ag economy for quite some time, and now those concerns are being reflected in Farm Bill talks in Washington D.C.
The latest Drought Monitor shows soils continue to dry out and crops are suffering as drought and abnormal dryness continue to expand or intensity across the Plains, Midwest, northern Rockies and Virginia.
Monsanto acquisition on track to close by year end, CEO says.
Estimate increased by 2.2% from figure projected in June.