With about two weeks left until what may be the final deadline for a new NAFTA this year, Mexico and Canada are signaling there’s a deal to be had — if President Donald Trump wants one.
A fight over U.S. immigration policy — not agriculture — led to the demise of farm legislation on Friday.
MOLINE, Ill. — Deere & Company plans to construct a new 33,000-square-foot facility at the Iowa State University Research Park as a design and test lab for agricultural spraying and applications technology.
Iowa would lose about 1,800 jobs if the Trump administration imposes tariffs on $50 billion in goods from China and it retaliates, according to a new study.
CARRINGTON, N.D. – Some parts of the region have not received adequate moisture to get the pastures and rangeland growing which will mean a feed shortage for cattle herds this summer and fall. One method to counteract the dry conditions…
Agricultural land values for the Seventh Federal Reserve District showed signs of stabilizing in the first quarter of 2018, as farmland values were unchanged from a year ago.
The implementation of the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) about 18 months ago has livestock producers re-examining their use of antibiotics.
U.S. lawmakers urged the Trump administration not to walk away from talks on a new NAFTA a day after America’s top negotiator said the countries are still far from a deal.
A five-year $867 billion farm bill was rejected in the U.S. House after GOP leaders were unable to quell a rebellion by a group of conservatives who are demanding new restrictions on legal immigration.
Editor’s note: The following was written by Nathan Kleczewski, University of Illinois field crop plant pathologist, for the university's crop development Bulletin May 4.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri’s soybean farmers have been investing in innovation and research and partnerships supporting soybean production and markets. Another step forward is the Foundation for Soy Innovation.
Editor’s note: The following was written by Kelly Estes, coordinator of the Illinois Cooperative Agriculture Pest Survey, for the University of Illinois pest management Bulletin April 23.
DES MOINES (AP) — Squeals and screams erupt as Ibby Rodgers and Zoie Wagner carry their new pigs into a barn on Des Moines’ south side.
Filtration systems in sow buildings are becoming more popular as producers seek solutions to keep PRRS out of their herds.
China’s reported offer to cut its annual trade surplus with the U.S. by $200 billion is no sure bet, and not just because state media and a Chinese official cast doubt over it on Friday. Economists have been running the…
China scrapped an anti-dumping and anti-subsidy probe into U.S. sorghum imports as the two countries seek to resolve a trade dispute.
DES MOINES — Iowa’s Beginning Farmer Tax Credit program will continue to operate but will not be taking new applications until next year due to a lack of action by the Iowa legislature.
NAFTA partners will hold high-level meetings on Thursday and coming days to assess if a new trade agreement is within reach, as U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan says there could be a week or two left to reach a deal.
Providing the best nutrition for a herd means caring for the hay as well as the animals.
The cold start to spring caused a number of delays for farmers, including the growth in pastures and hay fields across the state.