The Moo University collaborative will host a webinar for dairy producers considering options for their facilities if they sell their cows.
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Soybean seed treatment provided a bump in yield but did not show much effect on soybean cyst nematode (SCN) egg counts in 2017 and 2018 data from the University of Missouri Strip Trial Program.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities were using boats and large vehicles March 16 to rescue and evacuate residents in parts of the Midwest where a recent deluge of rainwater and snowmelt was sent pouring over frozen ground, overwhelming creeks and…
Editor’s note: The following was written by Peter C. Scharf, University of Missouri Division of Plant Sciences, for the university’s Integrated Pest Management website Feb. 28.
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Leading scientists will share how big data affects the soybean industry April 10 during the fourth annual Missouri Soybean Center Symposium at the University of Missouri’s Bond Life Sciences Center in Columbia.
Muddy and frozen pastures and feedlots have taken a toll on many Illinois cattle producers this year. Jeff Beasley is one of them.
U.S. biofuel policy moves this week show President Donald Trump’s delicate dance between two of his most vaunted constituencies: rust-belt voters and Corn Belt farmers.
A massive late-winter storm bringing heavy snow and high winds to the U.S. heartland is stressing winter wheat and disrupting ranches as calves are born.
High water on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers is snarling barges loaded with grain, chemicals and fuel, and forecasters are worried things will get worse once the snow starts to melt.
Foot-and-mouth disease virus spreads much more aggressively in pigs than previous research suggests, according to a new study by USDA scientists.
Snow and rain come as no great surprise to those who live in the Midwest. Many winters leave people longing for the spring sun and the eventual warmup after a winter of hibernation.
DES MOINES — Grant Kimberley spent more time saying thanks than he did asking for favors during his visit to the state capitol with other leaders of Iowa’s biodiesel industry last week.
ORLANDO, Florida — Addressing the crowd at the 2019 Commodity Classic in Orlando, USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue got quite a few cheers when he shared some stories of working with U.S. President Donald Trump.
ORLANDO, Florida — The impact of the trade war between the U.S. and China has been felt strongly in the soybean industry, and American Soybean Association president Davie Stephens said he worries things may not recover to where they were…
ORLANDO, Florida — When members of the National Corn Growers Association spoke at Commodity Classic in Orlando, Florida, at the end of February, one of the focuses was on ethanol.
The Trump administration on Tuesday advanced a plan meant to expand the U.S. market for corn-based ethanol and place trading restrictions on credits that refiners use to prove they are using biofuel.
According to data recently completed by the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, levels of the mycotoxins deoxynivalenol (also known as vomitoxin) and zearalenone are elevated in this year’s Iowa corn crop.
Some new crop soybean seed being tested by the Nebraska Crop Improvement Association is falling below the normal germination rate. While a few lots came in at or above 95 percent germination, results are averaging in the mid-80 percent range.
The amount of snow received and potential spring rain events can be challenging to an early start to the growing season. Tillage systems that manage residue and help warm the top-2 inches of soil for seed placement to ensure successful…
Farmland values in the Federal Reserve’s Tenth District held steady in the fourth quarter of 2018 despite risks to ongoing stability.