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The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Kyle Bumsted of Allendale

Quarterly grain stocks report out on Wednesday Yields are coming in better than expected What do we do with grain coming off the combine? China is set to go on holiday Hogs went up fas... Read More

XtendFlex soybeans gain final approval

Bayer's XtendFlex soybeans are now ready for a full commercial launch in the U.S. and Canada in 2021, after a long-awaited import approval came through from the EU on Monday. DTN reports that the soybean variety tolerates over-the-top applications... Read More

New publication highlights cover crop rankings

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Crop scientists at three federal labs – including one near Manhattan – have released results of a two-year evaluation of 56 commercially-available cover crop varieties to help farmers pick the best ones for their business. ... Read More

* Audio* New App will assist farmers in monitoring evapotranspiration

A new water management tool called, OpenET will soon be available for farmers and ranchers to help them develop and maintain water management plans. Robyn Grimm, senior manager of water information systems for the Environmental Defense Fund, and A... Read More

Audio: KAAPA Ethanol Crop Progress report for the week of September 28

The last crop progress report for September shows a brisk row crop harvest starting to set up. Along with a steady increase in winter wheat drilling and emergence. The one thing that stands out somewhat is a slight increase in pasture and range condi... Read More

The Monday Fontanelle Final Bell with Shawn Hackett  with Hackett Financial Advisors

Officially entered the pre-election madness which will bring market volatility We will get more wait & see to sell until this is all over We are moving into the core weather worry for South America Winter wheat issues in Russia…any... Read More

*Audio* UNWNRD holds tax asking for seventh straight year

The Upper Niobrara White Natural Resources District (UNWNRD) Board of Directors approved the fiscal year 2020-2021 budget and tax levy on Sept. 10. For the seventh straight year, the tax asking will remain at $627,300.00 with the balance of the in... Read More

China Officials Downplay Fears of Grain Shortages

Beijing wants the rest of the world to know that the most-populated country in the world is not looking at a grain shortage. China’s Ag Minister is blaming speculators for rapidly rising corn prices which are stoking fears about a possible shortage... Read More

Nebraska Farm Bureau Reminds Us It’s Harvest Time Safety First

LINCOLN, NEB. – As we move into the fall of 2020 with the COVID-19 pandemic still upon us, it is a year we won’t soon forget. Students may or may not be back in the classroom and we all may be either working from home or may be back at the office... Read More

The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with Jeff Peterson of Heartland Farm Partners

We can start out with a brief market recap. Why were the corn and soybean markets down so much this week? What impact are the funds having on the markets at this time? How does the weather look in South America? What Impact do you thi... Read More

Dry bean harvest begins in Nebraska Panhandle | Fridays in the Field | Ep. 18

On the latest edition of Fridays in the Field, Chabella Guzman shares an update from the panhandle of Nebraska. In Sioux County, grower Paul Pieper has begun harvesting his dry bean fields. Pieper said the frost a few weeks ago stopped the growing... Read More