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Eat a Donut and Support a Child This Summer

By the Hutchinson Salvation Army HUTCHINSON, Kan. — “Eat a Donut and support a child this summer!”   That’s what Major Paul James, Commanding Officer of the Hutchinson Salvation Army, says... Read More.

Kansas House Passes AM Radio Support Resolution

By Lucky Kidd On a 109-14 vote the Kansas House of Representatives Wednesday passed and sent to the Senate a resolution supporting efforts to keep AM radios in vehicles, endorsing the Federal AM Radio for Every Vehicle Act.The AM... Read More.

Wisconsin farmer eyes exports for price support

A farmer in southeastern Wisconsin is looking to the export market to help firm up corn prices. Ken Rosenow of Oconomowoc is a director on the Wisconsin Corn Promotion Board and serves on the Western Hemisphere A-team for the U.S. Grains Council. He says ethanol... Read More.

#TeachAg support succeeds in Michigan

Michigan FFA’s state advisor says the Challenge 24 Teacher Academy is addressing educator shortages. Mark Forbush tells Brownfield National Teach Ag Campaign’s State Teach Ag Results (STAR) program in Michigan workshops with high school students who are serious about the profession. “We’re now having more... Read More.

Global dairy markets should support U.S. prices

A USDA dairy economist says limited global milk production should support prices this year. Micheal McConnell with the World Ag Outlook Board says milk production in the U.S. is expected to grow at a slower pace this year as Europe and New Zealand contract. “But... Read More.

Global production uncertainties support corn market

Uncertainty about overall production in 2024 is helping support the corn market. Angie Setzer with Consus Ag Consulting says there are three crops to be made this year. “We’ve got to get the Safrinha crop, the Argentina crop was planted in December so that’s not... Read More.

Support for beginning farmers remains priority for Minnesota Corn

Supporting new and beginning farmers is a priority for the Minnesota Corn Growers. President Dana Allen-Tully says the topic reemerged during the association’s annual meeting last week. “We spent some time cleaning up our resolution book, things that were accomplished last year like the Beginning... Read More.