Looking ahead, the 6- to 10-day outlook calls for near- or above-normal temperatures nationwide, with the greatest likelihood of late-season warmth stretching from the central and southern Plains into the Southeast. Meanwhile, near- or below-normal precipitation across most of the country should contrast with... Read More.
Looking ahead, the 6- to 10-day outlook calls for the likelihood of cooler- and wetter-than-normal weather in the West, except for near-normal precipitation along the Pacific Coast. Meanwhile, above-normal temperatures will accompany near- or below-normal rainfall in much of the central and eastern U.S.,... Read More.
A North Central Missouri farmer says he’s expecting another year of skyrocketing input prices and tight margins. “You don’t have to take many dollars of this corn and bean market, and we go from pretty profitable to pretty broke in a hurry.” Chuck Weldon tells... Read More.
The agriculture director of a Midwestern state says drought is having devastating impacts on farmers and ranchers. “It’s pretty widespread. It probably couldn’t have come at a worse time.” Mike Beam of Kansas tells Brownfield parts of the state have had timely rains, but other... Read More.
A South-Central Nebraska farmer says he’s using hog manure to increase his profitability in the wake of skyrocketing input costs. Will Traudt says he started his custom hog operation in 2014 in an effort to lower his fertilizer costs. “Nothing fantastic or outstanding,... Read More.