Brazilian meatpacker buys Cargill's pork operations
The deal includes a pork processing plant located in Beardstown, IL.
FarmWeek for June 29
Here is your June 29 edition of FarmWeek via Issuu.com.
Acreage report mostly ignored by traders; grains soar
Despite lower than expected acreage numbers, traders took their tip from weather and current crop conditions. We have audio comments from Louise Gartner of Spectrum Commodities.
USDA Acreage Report
Markets were higher after the report was issued. We have comments from AgriVisor's Dale Durchholz.
Heavy rains continue to delay wheat harvest, soybean planting
We have comments from Cropwatcher Brian Sisson in Boone County.
Drive Across America tour promotes ag
American Agri-Women (AAW) leaders decided to drive across the country in a colorful pickup truck to promote agriculture and the role women play in it.