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Syngenta pushes back against FTC complaint

Syngenta is pushing back against a recently filed complaint by the Federal Trade Commission alleging one of its incentive programs inflates prices for farmers. Syngenta president of Crop Protection Vern Hawkins says the FTC’s complaint isn’t based on facts. He tells Brownfield, “It doesn’t... Read More.

Harvest pushes past average

Several areas of Michigan received their first frost last week as farmers pushed through harvesting. The USDA says corn condition fell three percent to 63 percent good to excellent with 75 percent mature.  Corn silage harvest reached 86 percent and grain is now 16... Read More.

Soybeans up as dollar pushes wheat lower

Soybeans were higher on short covering and technical buying. China bought 136,000 tons of 2022/23 U.S. beans, continuing to show solid demand despite economic concerns and political tensions with the U.S. Soybean export inspections were up on the week and the year, primarily... Read More.

Weather forecast pushes soybeans, corn lower

Soybeans were sharply lower on speculative and technical selling but closed towards the middle of the day’s range after the initial drop. Most near-term forecasts have a cooler, wetter weather pattern in much of the region, potentially boosting yield prospects. The USDA says... Read More.

MO governor pushes for ag tax support

Missouri’s governor is calling for tax cuts and ag tax credits to be approved during an expected upcoming special legislative session in the state. Governor Mike Parson said agriculture got the short end of the stick when biofuel, small meat processor, and beginning farmer... Read More.

Rain Pushes Back Monarchs Home Opener to Wednesday

HUTCHINSON – Overnights rains forced the postponement of the Hutchinson Monarch’s home opener against the Wichita Lobos at Hobart-Detter Field in Hutchinson. The same two teams are scheduled to play on Wednesday. That will now become a double-header with the first pitch at 6 p.m. Hutchinson... Read More.