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CONAB increases Brazil’s second crop corn guess

Brazil’s equivalent of the USDA has raised its second crop corn production guess. CONAB now has that second crop at 88.116 million tons, up 2.3% from May due to solid early yield numbers in the states that saw better development weather, with 7.5% of... Read More.

Higher food costs here to stay, increases moderating

An ag economist says increases in food costs at home are starting to return to somewhat normal levels. Aimpoint Research’s Executive Advisor on Economics and Trade Dave Juday (jU-day) tells Brownfield price shifts following the pandemic have lasted longer than expected. “With this massive inflation... Read More.

McPherson USD 418 BOE Approves Meal, Material Fee Increases

MCPHERSON, Kan. – The cost of school breakfast and lunch in McPherson USD 418 will be going up 20 cents across the board in the fall. The Board of Education Monday approved a recommendation from Director of Operations Bill Froese to increase charges, which... Read More.