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Wet October Lifts Severe Drought in Iowa

Severe drought was driven from across Iowa for the first time in over a year.  A Successful…

Corn Harvest Near Completion, Sugarbeets Finish

Dry conditions allowed for harvest progress during the week ending November 7, 2021 according to the USDA…

Ag Groups Praise Infrastructure Legislation Passage

Weekend passage in the House of Representatives of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act led to a…

Survey: 54% of Equipment Dealers Don’t Support Deere Strike

A majority of equipment dealers don’t support striking John Deere workers, according to a recent poll from…

Producers Still Have Time to Respond to USDA Hemp Survey

It is not too late to respond to the 2021 Hemp Acreage and Production Survey, according to…

Red Meat Exports Remain on Record Pace Through Third Quarter

Both U.S. beef and pork exports are on a record pace through September, according to the U.S…

Most U.S. Counties Exempt Groceries from Sales Taxes

Foods purchased at grocery stores were exempt from sales taxes in 57 percent of U.S. counties in…

University of Missouri to Launch Mobile Meat Processing Training

The University of Missouri’s College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources will provide mobile meat processing training…

Governors Explore Ways for States to Expand Biofuel Sales

A bipartisan group of governors asked the Biden administration for guidance on an action that could expand…

USDA Emphasizes Commitment to Climate at COP26

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack attended the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland.  He emphasized…

Supply Chain Holes Will Take Time to Fill

Supply chain issues are challenging the agricultural sector, and farmers and ranchers hoping for quick solutions may…

Conner Disappointed with OSHA Vaccine Mandate Exemptions

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration released exemptions to the mandatory COVID-19 vaccine mandate for large, private…

New Leadership Program Designed to Help Animal Agriculture

Emerging leaders in agriculture have a new opportunity to get next-level leadership and professional development training specifically…

Export Sales of Corn, Wheat, and Soybeans Rise

The USDA says export sales were higher across the board during the week ending on October 28. …

World Food Prices Reach New Peak since July 2011

The world food price barometer surged to a new peak reaching its highest level since July 2011. …