Sunday, July 15, 2018

Lower cattle prices will not bring lower retail meat prices because meatpackers are really in the market power business, according to Alan Guebert.
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Alan Guebert hopes U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators can forge a better deal than the current option in order to export soybeans, corn and pork.

There’s something wrong with a process that delivers a farm bill so flawed groups on opposite ends of the political spectrum join forces to condemn it.

For over 100 years, some Kansans have either built or added to their journalism reputation by asking this simple question: What’s the matter with Kansas?

Alan Guebert remembers all of his mother's best qualities following her passing on April 22.
USDA arch in Washington, D.C.

No one, on either side of the farm bill debate, can explain why Chairman Mike Conaway is offering a partisan bill loaded with short-term policy choices.
world in our hands

We sometimes learn from our mistakes; however, more frequently we seem to repeat them in science and politics.
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Change is what farmers and ranchers do. We also know that it's better to drive change before change drives us, according to Alan Guebert.
American flag

The House Ag Committee Republican chairman went full cowboy on committee Democrats after learning they would vote no on his 2018 farm bill due to SNAP cuts.
John Deere planter in action

Shortly after he turns 86 on April 10, Eugene Glock will begin planting his 70th corn crop on the Butler County, Nebraska, farm he operates with his son.
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