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Farm Stress: It’s OK To Not Be OK

8/23/2019

Doug Kramer, who farms at Bejou, Minnesota, went through the farm crisis of the 1980s, which has many similarities to today. During that time, Doug took the brave step to see a therapist.

Key tips for handling, drying wet grain

8/21/2019

Corn will likely be wetter coming out of the combine hopper this fall compared to most recent seasons. Wet corn doesn’t flow as well and carries more fines, GSI’s Gary Woodruff says.

Iowa Farm Stress Resources

8/20/2019

The farm economy of the last few years and especially this year, has been very difficult for farm families. Resources for Iowa farmers under stress are listed.

News in USDA report sinks crop prices

8/19/2019

Corn acreage and yield estimates were well above market expectations.

Banker survey shows deterioration in ag credit conditions in Iowa and other states

8/19/2019

Farmland prices held mostly steady in the second quarter of 2019

IFBF webinar on Aug. 26 to answer farm bill questions

8/19/2019

Iowa Farm Bureau is offering a free informational webinar Aug. 26 to help farmers navigate their options in the new farm bill.

Propane retailers urge farmers to fill tanks now

8/19/2019

There could be a surge in demand and potential shortages this fall because farmers will likely need to dry late-maturing crops.

Marketing Insights - August 21, 2019

8/19/2019

Marketing Insights - August 21, 2019

USDA surprises traders

8/19/2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture shocked traders by increasing its corn crop estimate from last month.

Corn Strategy - August 21, 2019

8/19/2019

Corn Strategy - August 21, 2019

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