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Establishing clear labels for lab-grown proteins

Clear labels for lab-grown protein remains a priority for cattle producers.  Buck Wehrbein, a Nebraska feedlot operator and president-elect of NCBA says the industry isn’t afraid of competition from lab-grown protein. “We’ve competed with plant-based protein for 30 some years and it’s never really gained... Read More.

Clear Flame Engine Technology advancing

The chairman of the Illinois Corn Marketing Board (ICMB) says checkoff dollars are being used to advance technologies to convert diesel engines to run on ethanol. Jon Rosenstiel, who farms in Stephenson County, tells Brownfield investments into Clear Flame Engine Technologies are paying off.... Read More.

ARC or PLC?  Choice not as clear in 2024

Farmers have about a month to left to enroll in their risk protection programs. Doug Yoder, crop agency manager for Country Financial, says deciding between the Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) program could be more difficult this year.  For example… “Instead... Read More.

Choosing between ARC and PLC anything but clear

A farm management analyst suggests farm program decisions are being clouded by market and weather uncertainty. Kent Thiesse says growers have a lot to consider leading up to the March 15th enrollment deadline for Ag Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage. “The two main factors... Read More.