Jun 4, 2012

Crops off to good start while dry weather persists

It is much easier to have a good finish when one gets off to a good start.  The 2012 corn crop is certainly off to a great start. Our corn was planted early and avoided frost. Today it has a wonderful-looking, uniform stand of healthy plants. Our corn should pollinate before the July heat....More
May 31, 2012

Armed Services Committee vote, a negative impact on rural America, Vilsack says

“I hope that people will understand the negative impact this [the recent Senate Armed Services Committee vote] has on rural America,” said Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack....More
May 30, 2012

For the younger farmers: Are you more or less brand-loyal than your parents when buying products for the farm?

Farm Industry News is launching a project to study the next generation of farmers. If you are a younger farmer between the ages of 18 and 35, please respond to this poll regarding your buying habits. The results will be used for both online content and stories in our print magazine. We appreciate your feedback....More

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