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AMERICAN PICKERS to Film in Kansas

By the American Pickers TV Show, Cineflix Productions KANSAS — The American Pickers are excited to return to Kansas! They plan to film episodes of The History Channel hit television series throughout... Read More.

South American crop size updates out soon

A global strategist for grain and oilseeds with Rabobank says he’s keeping a close watch on South America’s crop production as harvest advances. Stephen Nicholson says Brazil’s first corn and soybean harvest are about halfway complete, but combines are moving fast. “It’s not going to... Read More.

USDA makes adjustments to South American outlooks

The USDA has lowered its corn and soybean production estimates for Brazil. That follows planting delays in many key growing areas caused by weather, primarily hot, dry conditions in central portions and excessively wet conditions in the south. The USDA currently has Brazil’s... Read More.

American Farmland Trust breaks down carbon markets

American Farmland Trust has developed a guidebook for farmers and their advisors to compare carbon market programs. Water Initiatives Director Michelle Perez tells Brownfield reduced tillage, cover crops, and nutrient management are the most incentivized practices. “The recent agricultural carbon markets really started around 2016,... Read More.