ASA, NCGA remind farmers to channel biotech crops
The American Soybean Association (ASA) and National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) remind farmers this harvest to properly channel biotech crops not approved for some export markets.
Cattle on feed numbers down 1%
Most categories were within trade estimates. We have comments from Derrell Peel, Oklahoma State University ag economist, discussing the September cattle on feed report.
U of I: ARC-County payments likely for corn/soybeans
U of I economists say payments are far from certain for both ARC-CO and PLC if prices strengthen due to lower production or higher demand.
Chicago Farmers to focus on cover crop benefits
The Chicago Farmers will discuss economic and ecological benefits of cover crops during the Oct. 6 meeting.
Get ready to report corn contest yields
Winners will also be honored in February during the 2015 Commodity Classic in Phoenix.
Sept. 30 is crop insurance deadline for fall-seeded crops
USDA's Risk Management Agency (RMA) reminds Illinois producers of wheat and winter barley that they have until sales closing on September 30 to purchase crop insurance or make a change to their existing policy.
U of I fall tax school slated for Sept. 29
While farmers are getting ready for harvest, ag tax professionals are gathering in Champaign to learn about innovative multi-generation farm estate strategies.
FarmWeek for September 15
Here is your Sept.15 edition of FarmWeek via Issuu.com.