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Monsanto Says Next Breakthrough for Farmers Is a Friendly Fungus

12/5/2016

Monsanto Co. is introducing a new feature next year for its genetically modified corn seeds that it says will not only boost yields but cut down on fertilizer use and carbon-dioxide emissions.

Speaking up for farming is a priority for Ebert, 2016 Joslin award winner

12/5/2016

For Adam Ebert, giving back to the community and speaking out for Iowa farmers are a routine part of his day, like checking on his cattle or tucking his two kids into bed for the evening.

Enduring price slump starting to erode balance sheets

12/5/2016

With low commodity prices persisting through 2016 and few signs of a sharp rebound in 2017, cracks are beginning to show in the balance sheets of farmers in Iowa and other Midwest states,

Beginning farmer finances webinare Dec. 14

12/5/2016

The Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF) will host a webinar about financial assistance options for beginning farmers at 1 p.m. on Dec. 14.

Trump trade policy questions make forecasting tough

12/5/2016

Agricultural economic forecasting is never an easy task, as any ag economist will tell you.

Workshop explores best practices to capture manure value

12/5/2016

Manure is an important nutrient source for Iowa crops and should be treated as a valuable resource.

Analyst: Volatility is expected to endure in cattle market

12/5/2016

The volatility isn’t over for the cattle market, CattleFax CEO Randy Blach told farmers last week

Corn Price & Ownership Costs Example

12/5/2016

Unlike the soybean market featured last week, corn has lagged the example costs of ownership represented above.

Cash Strategist - Dec. 7, 2016

12/5/2016

Cash Strategist - Dec. 7, 2016

Corn Strategy - Dec. 7, 2016

12/5/2016

Corn Strategy - Dec. 7, 2016

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