Cattle on feed numbers down 2%
July placements and marketings of cattle were at record lows.
Pro Farmer tour finds garden spot for corn in Illinois
Illinois farmers might have corn coming out of their ears this harvest based on some private yield forecasts. Listen to comments from Pro Farmer's Chip Flory about problems in Minnesota's crops.
No early harvest for most farmers this year
Harvest demos to be scaled back at next week's Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa.
New Lincoln College transfer plan unveiled
This is the first time the College of ACES has signed such an agreement with a private college.
FarmWeek for August 18
Here is your August 18 edition of FarmWeek via Issuu.com.
Better than average corn/soybean yields in Nebraska & Indiana
Day 2 results from the Pro Farmer Crop Tour find excellent yields higher than USDA's forecast.
Pro Farmer sees good conditions for both corn and soybeans.
The eastern leg of the Pro Farmer tour is expected to stop overnight in Bloomington.
Agriculture could be biggest user of UAV technology
The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) could revolutionize the industry within a decade, according to Michael Toscano, president/CEO of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International.
Wet, cool week slows crop development
The Illinois Ag Statistics Service says just over a third of the state's corn has reached the dent stage.
Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour underway
Interest in the 2014 Pro Farmer Crop Tour has elevated, as the event begins its trek across the Midwest this week.