• By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    VETERINARIANS WILL, OVER THE NEXT FIVE YEARS, BECOME MORE INVOLVED IN

    Veterinarians will, over the next five years, become more involved in overseeing the use of all forms of medically important antimicrobials...

  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    LOCAL FOOD IS MAINTAINING ITS STRONG APPEAL IN THE TWIN CITIES, BUT TI

    Local food is maintaining its strong appeal in the Twin Cities, but tight and expensive labor make it a challenging business environment...

    Business
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    FIVE GRANT PROGRAMS THROUGH USDA WILL AWARD FARMERS, RANCHERS AND OTHE

    Five grant programs through USDA will award farmers, ranchers and other growers with $102.7 million. These grants will support locally-led...

    Market, Marketing
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    A JUVENILE WOLF HAS BEEN KILLED IN WASHINGTON AFTER ITS PACK WAS FOUND

    A juvenile wolf has been killed in Washington after its pack was found repeatedly preying on cattle grazing federal land.

    Land
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    JUDGE FREDRICK CLEMENT MADE THE DECISION TO HAND THE SECOND-LARGEST DA

    Judge Fredrick Clement made the decision to hand the second-largest dairy in Oregon over to an appointed trustee in order for it to...

  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    IOWA LAND VALUES ARE STILL STRONG, DESPITE COMING OFF OF RECORD HIGHS

    Iowa land values are still strong, despite coming off of record highs a few years ago. Still, tariffs and trade uncertainty are likely...

    Trading, Land
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    AGDAY DAILY RECAP - SEPTEMBER 18, 2018

    AGDAY

  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    AS NAFTA TALKS INTENSIFY IN WASHINGTON THIS WEEK CANADA'S DAIRY FARMER

    As NAFTA talks intensify in Washington this week Canada's dairy farmers urge Prime Minister Justin Trudeau not to trade access to the...

    Trading, Market, Marketing
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    AG TIME MOVE THE CALENDAR UP BY JOHN WALSH

    The soy is getting a bounce today. There are a couple of hypothetical reasons this could be transpiring which I will discuss. However,...

    Moving
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    THE STATE DEPARTMENT DID NOT DISCLOSE WHAT FARMS WERE FLOODED. OTHER R

    The state department did not disclose what farms were flooded. Other reported damage included wind damage to hog structures and road...

  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    AS WALMART'S FLUID MILK PROCESSING PLANT CONTINUES TO MOVE TOWARD OPER

    As Walmart's fluid milk processing plant continues to move toward operating at capacity, the vertically integrated retailer has experienced...

    Moving
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    NEBRASKA ON WEDNESDAY BECAME THE FIRST STATE FARM BUREAU TO STEP INTO

    Nebraska on Wednesday became the first state Farm Bureau to step into the health insurance arena.

    Insurance, Insurances
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    THE WORLD GOT ONE OF ITS FIRST PUBLIC IMAGES OF THE BIGGEST AG COMPANY

    The world got one of its first public images of the biggest ag company on the globe Tuesday in Germany as leadership from Bayer and...

    World, Germany, Companies, Leadership, Future, Company, Futures
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    THIS WEEK ON THE FARMER FORUM WE HAVE STEVE PITSTICK FROM ILLINOIS, TI

    This week on the Farmer Forum we have Steve Pitstick from Illinois, Tim Recker of Iowa, and Casey Schuhmacher of Nebraska.

  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    BOOK REVIEW: THE HEARTLAND: WHERE TOWNS ARE THRIVING

    While I have been a big fan of James Fallows, especially his writings about China while he lived there, this travelogue/sociology study...

    China
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    BOOK REVIEW: REVISE YOUR ASSUMPTIONS ON HEREDITY

    Carl Zimmer is one of our finest science writers, carefully crafting explanations of today's cutting-edge research in available form...

  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    THE UN'S CHIEF VETERINARY OFFICER SAYS OF THE AFRICAN SWINE FEVER IN C

    The UN's Chief Veterinary Officer says of the African Swine Fever in China, “What we're seeing so far is just the tip of the iceberg.”...

    China
  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    IOWA WAS NOT ONE OF THE ORIGINAL PLAINTIFFS FIGHTING WOTUS, BUT A RULI

    Iowa was not one of the original plaintiffs fighting WOTUS, but a ruling Tuesday allows the state to join the fray. “The EPA's WOTUS...

  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    NEVER UNDERESTIMATE

  • By AG Web   -   Sep 19, 2018

    CHINA RESPONDS TO TRUMP'S TARIFFS

    China