A 30-acre piece of land in Coles County, Illinois, once owned by Abraham Lincoln, sold at auction Feb. 12 for $10,000 per acre.
A 40-acre tract of Illinois farmland once owned by the 16th President of the U.S. will sell as part of a larger land auction on Feb. 12 - Lincoln's birthday.
The Kettelkamp Trust sold 238.20 acres of Class A Illinois farmland for $10K per acre on Jan. 29.
A host of other big food companies - McDonalds, Cargill, ADM, General Mills and others – are investing in "soil health" and "sustainability" programs.
Cover crops can take up nitrogen from manure applications. Key is to plant covers early, and use the right application equipment.
Soil Health Partnership has four years of data showing that cover crop adoption, reduced tillage, and advanced nutrient management pay off.
A Jan. 11 farmland sale of 607 acres in Vermillion, Champaign, and Douglas counties, Illinois, drew big bids from a wealth of bidders. Also, we track a sale in Iowa.
After a year of in-field testing, SmartAg’s AutoCart should be ready in time for the fall 2019 harvest.
At the annual Kansas Soybean Expo in Topeka, Kansas, soybean producers learned about needed waterway infrastructure, collaborative research and 100-bushel per acre soybeans.
Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS), said he will retire from the Senate in 2020.