Sunday, August 20, 2017

The weekly hometown newspaper recently brought news of a family friend’s death. The friend, a dairy farmer, had lived a long, good life and...

Big Ag — John Deere, Dow, Monsanto, Pioneer, and Syngenta — are “on the verge of going ‘all in’" on big data collection, analysis and operational planning.

Like most Americans of 1955 or so vintage, the lovely Catherine and I will spend time this week recalling our personal whos, whats, whens...

What is it about American agriculture that inspires farm and ranch groups to not trust American consumers? What do we fear?

In a recent television interview, famed Wall Street investor Warren Buffett characterized the October federal government shut-down as “totally irresponsible” and said the failure...

Some things never change: In 1981, the White House and Congress were locked in a farm bill fight the likes of which no one...

From the baking but breezy rest stop in the middle of California’s Mojave Desert, Interstate 15 disappears into the low mountains southwest toward Los...

On a sparkling fall day a week before the first FarmAid concert at the University of Illinois, I drove the back roads to Champaign...

There are two reasons to keep up-to-speed on the fast pace of events in what would seem to be the very dull world of...
white house

So just what was Congress, and especially the U.S. House of Representatives, doing when it entered the final week of its high-speed game of...
Get 4 Weeks of Farm and Dairy Home Delivered Sign Up for your FREE Trial
Hello. Add your message here.