Weather Starter: 70-degree Temps Seen Propelling Harvest Ahead This Week
10/20/2014 @ 6:19am
It's not exactly the bone-dry outlook that was forecast for this week weather-watchers saw last week, but rainfall is light and limited in the Midwest over the next few days, and that ought to propel corn and soybean harvest forward through this week.It's "overall not bad" for harvest…
Soybeans A Better Deal In 2015?
10/17/2014 @ 8:29am
Soybean prices have been in a down-slide since late spring. Due to low corn prices, soybeans appear to be a more attractive crop to plant. Put another way, corn is likely losing acres at current price levels. Conventional wisdom says the southern hemisphere will plant more soybean acres this…
3D Printing Parts, Tools a Decade Away From Your Farm -- Specialists
10/15/2014 @ 6:41am
Three-dimensional printing may be closer to reality on your farm than you might think.Local Motors, an Arizona-based company drawing upon the work and ideas of scores of engineers, has released its Strati, a 3D-printed car. While not every piece of the vehicle -- which more resembles a dune buggy…
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