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Switching from cow/calf to stocker production in Midwest

What is the upside of switching from cow/calf operations to stocker production?    A livestock economist traces a decade of change in feed grain usage as...

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RCALF-USA continues push for mandatory COOL

Would U.S. cattle producers get more money for their beef it the U.S. government required it to be labeled “Product of the USA”?   That...

Iowa farmland values decline four out of last five years

A new report shows Iowa farmland prices have declined four out of the last five years. Researchers from Iowa State University say lower commodity...

Hurricane Barry puts further strain on flooded lower Mississippi River

Fourteen years after the category five hurricane Katrina hit the southwest coast of the U.S., Mississippi and Louisiana prepared for the same devastating fate...

NOPA crush numbers don’t give any help to the markets

Today was the release of the NOPA crush report. Marketers were expecting lower numbers and that was exactly what they received. Audio: Full Interview with...

Senators introduce bill to fund more Ag border inspectors

With the threat of foreign animal diseases and the concerns over tainted fruits, vegetables, and grains, the United States must be able to cover...

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