CME cash dairy, milk futures lower Tuesday

Milk futures and cash dairy prices were lower except for cheese barrels Tuesday on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.  Dry whey was unchanged at $0.3850.  Two sales were recorded at that […]

Heavy rains could mean crusting issues

An agronomist says he’s concerned areas that received heavy rains on freshly planted fields could face some emergence issues.  Ryan Gentle, Illinois agronomy manager with Wyffels Hybrids, says he’s watching corn acres […]

High Oleic Soybean Oil

High oleic soybean oil is just one way to grow demand for Indiana soybeans. Kevin Cox, chairman of the Indiana Soybean Alliance says high oleic soybean oil is a checkoff-sponsored […]

FARMER Act would strengthen crop insurance

New legislation in the U.S. House would strengthen risk management tools for farmers. Minnesota Republican Brad Finstad says the Federal Agriculture Risk Management Enhancement and Resilience, or FARMER Act, increases […]

Too soon for earlier maturity seeds

An agronomist says it’s too early to switch to earlier maturity seed varieties.  Scott Rowntree with Pioneer in Wisconsin tells Brownfield university research shows farmers should stick with their chosen […]