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Smart Bins Protect the Most Important Commodities

Grain farmers are continually looking for ways to future-proof their operations to increase efficiency, improve operations, and ultimately improve their bottom line. In this Managing for Profit, Erin Squires with AGI says one way to do that is through adoptable, affordable, and easy-to-install sensor... Read More.

Electrical safety is important on the farm

A utility farm electrical consultant says when remodeling, building new, or just using what is there, farmers should keep electrical safety top-of-mind.  Corey Kutchka with utility provider Wisconsin Public Service tells Brownfield when any changes are made to a farm building, most states... Read More.

Schmitt: FALO still important at federal level

U.S. Senator from Missouri Eric Schmitt tells Brownfield it’s still possible for foreign ag land ownership to be included in the farm bill, but “there are vehicles other than the farm bill where we’re trying to address this. We’re going to continue,... Read More.

New trade deals are important for growing beef markets

A cattle producer from western Nebraska says new trade policy is important to grow demand for U.S. beef. “There’s no ceiling right now in the beef export market right now.” Jaclyn Wilson, the chair of the international trade committee at the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association,... Read More.

Grab and Go: Organize Important Documents before Disaster, Says Expert

By Pat Melgares, K-State Research and Extension  MANHATTAN, Kan. – Nobody ever really expects to be a victim of natural disaster.But The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) reports that since 1980, the United States has sustained 355 weather and climate disasters at an average... Read More.