Tuesday, July 23, 2019
wheat USDA GMO

The USDA confirmed June 7 the discovery of genetically engineered (GE) wheat plants growing in an unplanted agricultural field in Washington state.
ohio wettest year on record

Ohio experienced its wettest 12-month period on record, from June 2018 through May 2019.
prevented planting 2019 cornfield

Farmers who have crop insurance need to make tough decisions regarding their growing season, and deadlines are looming.
Flooded farm field

Which option, Prevent Plant or MFP payments, would offer the most benefits to an individual farmer? There is no clear-cut answer, but, according to USDA, it does have to be one or the other.
wet field, prevented planting, weather

Large areas of the Midwest still have very little planting done. Where it is good, it is very good, but where it is bad, it is awful.
tariffs, soybeans, Ohio farm,

Since Sept. 1, 2018, American soybean exports to China have declined by 80% of the three-year annual average. It will take years to rebuild that market.
rutted wet farm field, Ohio farm, planting,

The reality of really delayed corn planting is that acres will be reduced by either prevented planting for a switch to soybeans.
USMDA, trade agreement, Canada, Mexico, U.S.

The governments of the United States, Mexico and Canada have reached an agreement to roll back metal tariffs, known as Section 232 tariffs, a move that could hasten passage of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement.
beef cattle feedlot

Expanded access could increase U.S. beef and beef product exports to Japan by up to $200 million annually.
dairy beef, Holstein,

Dairy cattle continue to be a significant contributor to the commercial U.S. beef supply.
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