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Key CRP Deadline Ahead By: 08/27/2015 @ 1:38pm

If you have land in the CRP with a contract that expires on September 30, you may want to dig up the letter you should have gotten in June from the Farm Service Agency…

Monsanto Abandons Syngenta Bid By: 08/26/2015 @ 11:29am

Monsanto announced Wednesday that it is no longer pursuing a Syngenta combination. Monsanto continues to believe a…

Buy Diesel Now By: 08/21/2015 @ 3:57pm

After almost a decade of tracking oil prices, Tony Headrick knows that the fundamentals of the energy market tend to…

Consumers Willing to Pay More for Beef, Pork By: 08/27/2015 @ 3:03pm

Steve Meyer, the pork market specialist for Express Markets Analytics, saw demand for pork and beef building over the last couple of years, but it’s really taken off in 2015. “Total beef and pork…

China's Problems Are the U.S. Farmers' Problems By: 08/26/2015 @ 5:55am

In August, China roiled the markets by devaluing its currency not once, but three times. So what is China doing, and what are the effects?By making your currency weaker against others in the world, you are…

Smooth Shipping for Grain This Fall By: 08/21/2015 @ 2:02pm

To say that CHS, Inc. has its hands in everything agricultural might be a slight exaggeration. The Minnesota-based cooperative that’s owned by 1,100 local co-ops and 75,000 producers refines petroleum, makes…

Fewer Surprises in September Crop Report? By: 08/20/2015 @ 3:51pm

Like nearly everyone else in the grain trade, analysts who work for the multinational U.S.-based co-op CHS were surprised by the USDA’s forecast for 2016 corn and soybean crops in this month’s USDA Crop…

Propane Is Cheap; Buy it Now for Harvest By: 08/20/2015 @ 3:43pm

With propane prices reaching near-record lows and grain drying season just over a month away, now is a good time to talk to your propane provider about stocking up on “fall and winter propane needs and…

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