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Deadline for CRP Signup is Friday

The deadline to get involved in the Conservation Reserve Program is this Friday, February 28. Agricultural producers and private landowners need to make an offer of acres or schedule an appointment to... Read More

Wyoming hemp plan receives USDA approval

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) approved Wyoming’s plan to regulate hemp on Feb. 24.  The agency granted authority to the Wyoming Department of Agriculture (WDA) to regulate the industry in Wyoming. “This has been a long... Read More

Deere sees some stability on farms in bruising trade fight

Deere has reported a surprisingly strong first quarter after an extended period in which the tractor maker was bruised by the ongoing trade war between the United States and China. CEO John May says that farmer confidence, though still subdued, ha... Read More

Livingston advocates for grain bin safety following father's accident

In 2018, there were 30 documented grain entrapment cases - half of those resulted in a fatality. To help draw awareness to tragedies that continue to happen across the country, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue issued a proclamation namin... Read More

The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with Sam Hudson of Cornbelt Marketing

Another low day in the markets, is the aid payment talk trigger some worries in the market place?  Waiting for trade deals to kick.  Bean funds are short going into the weekend.  Outlook forum brought no surprises.  Now what?  Ethanol margins fl... Read More

Young Farmer Showcases Carpet Farm - Friday Five (Feb. 21, 2020)

A young farmer-in-training built a wheat farm on his living room floor and created a stop motion video to showcase the operation! PLUS the 2020 Wool Olympics were held in Arizona earlier this week. Join Alex and Rebel as they recap five storie... Read More

Trading Bits & Bytes looks local & global

Jeff Peterson of Heartland Farm Partners joins Susan Littlefield at the Nebraska Cattlemen's Classic for this week's Trading Bits & Bytes. Read More

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

What are the drivers of the markets at this time? What do you think the USDA Outlook Forum is going to say? Why is there such a big difference on opinions on market direction? Any updates on the Phase One Trade deal? How does the demand from the etha... Read More

Feb. 28 deadline for CRP general signup

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reminds agricultural producers interested in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) 2020 general signup that there is less than two weeks before the enrollment deadline of February 28, 2020. This signup is av... Read More

Wednesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Arlan Suderman INTL FC Stone

Grains settled nearly opposite of Tuesday with soybeans higher, corn and wheat lower. Arlan Suderman, Chief Economist for INTL FC Stone, shares his thoughts on why the wheat bulls may have been a little overdone on Tuesday.  Suderman also shares INT... Read More

Grain Glitch Could Cost Farmers, Cooperatives Money

It’s been two years since the discovery of the “grain glitch” in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. A DTN report says farmer cooperatives are still asking Treasury Department officials to change provisions of Section 199A back to the way the ta... Read More