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    Farm Groups Urge Lawmakers to Sustain Farm Program Funding

    Farm bill programs stand to lose critical funding without adequate funding dedicated toward the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC). For that reason, a […]

    September 16, 2020
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    Corn Belt Cash Rents Strengthening in 2021 — Economists

    A combination of recent grain export demand from China and weather challenges around the region have economists projecting a slightly bullish trend […]

    September 16, 2020
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    Freeze Slams Door on Northern Plains Growing Season

    It’s official; As combines begin rolling in the southern Corn Belt, the growing season has come to an abrupt close a few […]

    September 15, 2020
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    2020 Corn Belt Dicamba Drift Injury Varies — Reports

    Soybean farmers in Illinois saw a sharp drop in dicamba drift reports during the 2020 growing season, while Iowa farmers still reported […]

    September 15, 2020
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    USDA-RMA Increases LRP Subsidy Rates for 2021

    Producers electing Livestock Risk Protection (LRP) coverage for feeder cattle, fed cattle and swine in 2021 will see higher available subsidy rates […]

    September 15, 2020
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    Fall a Good Time to Knock Down Pasture Weeds

    Overall rangeland quality and productivity can take a major hit from weed pressures, like that from things like leafy spurge and thistles. […]

    September 14, 2020
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    Is the Next Subprime Crisis Headed to Food and Ag?

    The global financial sector is watching a pullback in worldwide lenders from the ag commodity markets, and some see that as a […]

    September 14, 2020
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    Grain Trade Focused on Harvest Yield Reports After Higher Overnight Prices

    Export sales on the higher side of previous estimates, lower reported ending stocks for corn, soybeans and wheat, increasing harvest activity and […]

    September 14, 2020
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    Fall Soil Nitrate Levels Rise Following Dry Growing Season — Specialist

    Farmers should be mindful of nutrient losses through leaching and reduced nitrogen cycling, both of which can adversely affect future crop yields […]

    September 11, 2020
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    Plan Storage Strategies, 2021 Corn Hybrids from the Combine Cab this Fall

    As the combine wheels turn and you tally up your 2020 corn yields this fall, it’s a good time to be attentive […]

    September 11, 2020