This is the final week for growers in eligible watersheds to sign up for the 2006 Conservation Security Program (CSP). This sign-up period only includes producers who do not have an existing CSP contract.
Prices for undeveloped agricultural land in Iowa are still rising, but at just over half the rate they were a year ago, the Iowa Farm and Land Chapter #2 of the Realtors Land Institute reported Thursday.
For most farmers in the U.S., March 15 is a deadline day that rivals tax due dates like March 1 and April 15 for wage earners. It's the day when, at midnight local time, your crop insurance has to be signed and dated by your agent or your 2006 crops won't