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Senate Passes Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to Address Agro-Terrorism Threats to Nation’s Food Supply

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Senate approved legislation to address the threat of agro-terrorism and ensure the safety of the U.S. food supply. The legislation was introduced by U.S. Sens. Pat Robert... Read More

Marshall meets with Ag Secretary and USTR

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - Congressman Roger Marshall, M.D., issued the following statement following a House Ag Committee roundtable with USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue, and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer: "Today's committee roundtable was a gr... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

Wednesday scores INTERLEAGUE= Final Toronto 8 Milwaukee 4 Final Oakland 4 Miami 1 Final Arizona 8 Chi White Sox 6 Final Cincinnati 4 Cleveland 3 Final Washington 5 Seattle 1 ___= AMERICAN LEAGUE= Final Minnesota 4 Baltimore 3 Final N-... Read More

Rancher Calls on Congress to Address ‘Sue and Settle’ Abuse

If family ranching operations and rural economies are going to survive another generation, Congress must address the problem of so-called “sue and settle” abuse. That’s the message that Darcy Helmick, Land Manager for Simplot Land & Livesto... Read More

Effect of Excessive Rainfall on Efficacy of Residual Herbicides Applied in Corn and Soybean

Soil-applied, pre-emergence herbicides applied at the beginning of the growing season require rainfall or irrigation for activation. This water turns the herbicide into a solution that can be taken up by weeds. About 0.5 to 1.0 inch of rain/irr... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR WEDNESDAY MAY 24, 2017

05-24-17 Central Valley Ag Elgin          Corn -     324       Beans - 857 Humphrey     Corn -    323    Beans - 860 Monroe      Corn -   323    Beans - 863 Oakland E. Hub    Corn -    323    Beans - 8... Read More

ADM Exec Sees Opportunity to Boost Ag Competition with Border Tax

OMAHA (DTN) -- A border adjustment tax would help make American farmers and exporters more competitive globally, the top executive for Archer Daniels Midland told lawmakers Tuesday. Juan Luciano, president and CEO for agribusiness giant ADM, told me... Read More

Top Grains Traders Face Tough Choice; Partner, Merge, or Wait for Bad Weather

Commodity trader Glencore Plc's confirmation on Tuesday that it sought a tie up with grains trader Bunge Ltd likely signals the start of a wave of consolidation and partnering in the industry, as middlemen struggle to make profits amid a massive glob... Read More

Arizona Rancher Calls on Congress to Relieve Rural America from an Increasing Regulatory Burden

WASHINGTON (May 24, 2017) – Arizona rancher David Cook testified before the U.S. House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations today, calling on Congress to remove layers of red tape and bureaucracy that have become detriment... Read More

China-U.S. Beef Import Discussions Moving Faster

The pace of talks to resume U.S. beef exports to China appears to be picking up. Final details are expected to be in place by early next month. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says it’s great news for American farmers who will be able to pursue ... Read More

USFRA Unveils Agriculture in America Sustainability Report

DETROIT, (May 24, 2017) - This week at the Sustainable Brands Conference, a national event showcasing brand leaders who create environmental and social purpose to drive innovation, U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance® (USFRA®) will publicly introduc... Read More