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Machinery Depreciation Most Likely Leader of Lower Input Costs -- Economist By: 09/23/2014 @ 11:27am

During the farm crisis of the 1980s, nonland input costs ultimately followed the massive slide in general farm income. Now, as grain prices and incomes continue to fall…

Can Technology Offset Declining Farmer Numbers? By: 09/23/2014 @ 8:45am

The number of farms in the U.S. continued to trend lower, as does the number of farmers. While this hints at some of…

Bullish on Ethanol Exports By: 09/19/2014 @ 1:24pm

Remember MTBE?That’s the octane booster that oil refiners used to put into gasoline in this country. After the…

Tips To Survive Tight Farm Times By: 09/26/2014 @ 11:10am

Times are tight on a lot of Midwestern grain farms these days. Here are a few steps you can take to help make the lean times easier.

Life at the OSU Farm Science Review By: 09/17/2014 @ 11:48pm

Click through to see what life is like at the annual show hosted by The Ohio State University.

Business: Only YOU Can Make the Right Decision for Your Farm By: 09/12/2014 @ 1:24pm

If you feel your operation is under greater scrutiny than ever before, you might be right. In July, OSHA launched a Local Emphasis Program (LEP) on New York dairy farms. Farmers with 11 or more employees were…

Don't Count on Lower Land Rents Despite Downturn By: 09/10/2014 @ 6:18am

While overall cash farmland rents went up slightly in the last year, the average paid declined. That dip is expected to sharpen in the coming year, according to a new report by an Illinois economist. How…

Where Oil and Grain Don't Mix By: 09/09/2014 @ 5:07pm

A record crop and booming oil production are about to collide on the plains of North Dakota and nearby states.Farm leaders and transportation experts are predicting losses of $100,000 or more for…

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