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Kicking grain trading down the road

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Confession time: Over the last three years I often have referred to the 113th and 114th Congress as either “do nothing” or “doing less than nothing.”

What no one wants to talk about

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Spring is a good time to tap the season’s new energy and fresh hope to honestly discuss some of farming and food’s most pressing issues.

Community Supported Ag still an American mainstay

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Interest in Community Supported Agriculture program remains strong.

Where’s the SNAP charity and love?

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Perhaps we can agree that spending just $3, and maybe even $4, out of every $1,000 of GDP isn’t too much for the richest country in the history of the world to feed its hungry.

Free trade deals not about economics

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Given today’s global economy, poisonous politics and trans-national interests, however, many of Big Ag’s biggest trade backers don’t see as simple or divine.

Once again, the numbers never add up

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Some commentary on Congress and the numbers.

Taking a look at recent newspaper quotes in conversation on farm topics

Thursday, March 19, 2015

A renewable fuel standard and immigration are two farm topics that have been in the news recently.

The Iowa Agricultural Summit: Just call him Bruce, not kingmaker

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Columnist Alan Guebert did not attend the Iowa Agricultural Summit March 7 in Des Moines because, oh dear, this is embarrassing, he was not invited.

Striving to be more than average

Thursday, March 5, 2015

No one in farming or ranching buys a bag of seed corn or a couple of young bulls hoping for an average corn crop or an average calf crop.

The future of food and farming will look a lot like our past

Thursday, February 26, 2015

To look ahead, we also need to look behind, at where we’ve been.

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