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FAPRI: lower prices and tight margins ahead

A new food and ag outlook from the University of Missouri’s Food and Ag Policy Research Institute says lower commodity prices and tight margins are expected for some U.S. farmers and ranchers this year. Director Pat Westhoff says if weather conditions are average for... Read More.

Biologicals can be a smart investment in a tight margin year

As farmers manage inputs in a tight margin year, FMC Regional Technical Manager in the Heartland Gail Stratman says biologicals can be a smart investment that takes yield potential to the next level. “FMC has products like Ethos-Elite this year. It combines an insecticide... Read More.

Tight margins ahead for 2024

A senior vice president with Farm Credit Service of America says farmer liquidity remains high to start the year despite some bumps in the protein sector. Fallon Savage tells Brownfield, “Our swine market in particular has seen some pretty devastating losses over the last... Read More.

Dragons, Conqs in Tight Battle at Jayhawk No. 1

Hutchinson CC Sports Information MANHATTAN, Kan. ( – With 10 of the Top 11 individual players in the individual standings either from Hutchinson or Dodge City, the No. 1-ranked Blue Dragons and No. 5 ranked Conquistadors are locked in a tight battle for the first... Read More.