Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) has called for a hearing, after a report last week showed a failure by USDA's Grain Inspection Packers and Stockyards Administration (GIPSA) to enforce the Packers and Stockyards Act. On Friday Senator Harkin sent a bipartisan let
USDA has released $40 million for one-time payment adjustments that will allow eligible Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) participants to complete conservation practices delayed because of recent increases in energy prices, Agriculture Deputy
Working toward more efficient ethanol production and improved co-product values, a Monsanto-Cargill venture is planning to build a pilot-scale facility at Cargill's Iowa BioProcessing Center campus in Eddyville, Iowa. It will test a system in which corn hy
Nationwide Agribusiness and CNH Capital have formed an alliance to offer a comprehensive package of commercial property and casualty insurance to about 1,800 of CNH Global's agricultural equipment dealers.