Michigan 4-H license plate approval nears

A state 4-H license plate program will be considered by Michigan’s full Senate after recently passing out of committee with unanimous support. Michigan’s state 4-H leader Julie Shultz says in […]

A drought busting spring

A northeast Nebraska farmer says the wet spring drastically improved soil conditions on his farm. But Greg Anderson says he’s cautious about this year’s crop despite the improvement in drought […]

USDA expands blueberry crop insurance in Michigan

USDA’s Risk Management Agency is expanding crop insurance options for Michigan blueberry growers next year. RMA regional director Brian Frieden tells Brownfield the updates allow for better variety price protection. […]

Short-term weather outlook for WCB, ECB

An ag meteorologist says short-term outlooks show elevated chances of precipitation for parts of the Midwest. Eric Hunt with Nebraska Extension says some lower pressure systems could develop over the […]

Weed pressure picking up steam

An extension agronomist says weed pressure has been prevalent across the Corn Belt. Meaghan Anderson with Iowa State University says, “Just like last year I feel like we are noticing […]

CME cash dairy prices higher

Cash dairy prices ended higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Tuesday.  Dry whey up $0.0050 at $0.4750.  One trade was sold at that price. Blocks up $0.0375 at $1.9350. Two […]