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  1. Top Ag News
    Drought Conditions Likely to Persist into Summer Months in Texas, Plains

    Though many areas in the United States have experienced an increase in precipitation this fall, others continue to experience dry conditions. New […]

    April 21, 2023
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    Kansas Drought Declaration Continues into New Year

    Last October, Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly issued a drought declaration for all 105 counties in the state. As of the new year, […]

    January 4, 2023
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    Texas Drought Reaching Historic Levels, Causing Comparison to 2011

    While more than 45% of the United States is classified in drought conditions, the southwest, particularly Texas, is being hit the hardest. […]

    July 6, 2022
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    CattleFax Report: Positive Outlook With Higher Prices

    Building off of near record high beef prices and strong consumer demand, continued progress is expected and on track for the beef […]

    August 13, 2021
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    Increasing Salt Sediment Issues Threaten Livestock Health

    Ongoing drought conditions across U.S., particularly in the western states, are causing underlying salt sediments to surface and permeate water sources, endangering […]

    July 28, 2021
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    RMA Extends Deadlines, Waives Interest Deferral for Emergency Drought Relief

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced its Risk Management Agency (RMA) will authorize Approved Insurance Providers (AIPs) to extend deadlines for […]

    July 27, 2021
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    Wildfires in the West Continue to Grow in Numbers and Size

    Drought conditions have only stoked the 65-plus Western wildfires burning across the U.S. this week. Nearly 918,000 acres have been burned across […]

    July 16, 2021
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    RMA Authorizes Emergency Procedures to Help Drought-Impacted Producers

    The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is authorizing emergency procedures to help agricultural producers impacted by extreme drought conditions. USDA’s Risk […]

    July 13, 2021
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    USDA Declares Additional 101 Counties as Drought Natural Disaster Areas

    An additional 101 Midwest and West U.S. counties have been added to the USDA’s drought natural disaster areas. This designation remains important […]

    July 9, 2021
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    The Race is On: Drought Conditions Spark Feed Concerns

    Farmers and ranchers in drought-stricken states are scrambling to secure hay resources for their herds, including having hay delivered from the High […]

    July 7, 2021