Farmland Outlooks & Moisture Extremes: What To Know This Week
08/28/2014 @ 11:28am
Temperatures moderated in the Midwest and the markets continued to slip as crop conditions stabilize.
Drought Continues to Hammer California; Little Relief in Sight
08/28/2014 @ 10:27am
John Steinbeck and Sonora Babb painted vivid pictures of the Dust Bowl in their novels The Grapes of Wrath and Whose Names Are Unknown. The stories showed the migration of impoverished farmers west from the Great Plains to California, where some found work and others found more pain in the orchards…
Cutting Postharvest Grain Losses in Brazil a Challenge
08/29/2014 @ 10:06am
There's growing talk in parts of the central U.S. that once the combines start to roll this fall, getting that crop transported to where it will be stored or marketed could be a challenge.However, the worries in the Plains and Corn Belt pale in comparison to the logistical hurdles farmers in…
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DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)--Despite the concern over crop diseases, the pressure got to the CME Group corn, soybean and wheat markets Friday.At the close, the Dec. corn futures finished 4 1/2 cents lower at…
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