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We've asked farmers from around the country to share photos of planting in their areas. Browse the first few entries in a new slideshow, and submit photos of planting on your farm.
The company logo sums up BASF: The Chemical Company. So how does an ag chemical company do business these days when more emphasis is placed on seed and traits rather than herbicides?
On Monday, May 1, many U.S. businesses that rely on immigrants as part of their workforce may be closed, or at the very least, short handed. An immigrants' rights group has organized a boycott and work stoppage that day, as a way to tell legislators, emplo
Corn planting progress moved up to 25% complete this week, and with planting moving ahead, basis gained ground throughout most of the country.
Soybean prices dropped sharply following the USDA's March 31 Prospective Plantings report, but have regained some of that loss. A wide variety of factors will continue to have a bearing on price movement.
Buried in President Bush's speech on energy prices Tuesday is a proposal to allow gasoline blenders to avoid using ethanol this summer to meet clean air requirements.
Meat supplies will remain large for the remainder of the year,
a Purdue University Extension marketing specialist.
Growers in Illinois suffer more than $250 million in yield losses every year due to soybean cyst nematodes (SCN), according to a recent survey conducted by researchers from the Department of Crop Sciences at the University of Illinois. Across the entire U
Does this strong run up in the cash market mean a good year is ahead of us- Missed Selling At The High.
This looks like the packers were in a short bought situation and had to fill the plants, but we have to remember kill numbers are high. There is also the seasonal tendency for post-Easter strength in the cash and futures market. The highs in the market have been coming in early May recently, so this could be short-lived. Put options would be the tool of choice at this time to allow the market to rally, but still cover the possible downside in this market.
Switchgrass has been promoted as a future biomass crop for the Midwest and was mentioned in the President's 2006 State of the Union Address. But miscanthus, another type of grass, outperforms switchgrass by two to three times.