EPA proposes expanded use of new herbicide, Enlist Duo

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Environmental Protection Agency or EPA has proposed more than doubling the number of states allowed to use a new version ...

November 16th, 2016 |  


USDA acceptingapplications forsteward program

STILLWATER — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s or USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service or NRCS is accepting applications for enr...

November 16th, 2016 |  


Monthly CCC loan rates released

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation or CCC recently announced interest rates for November 2016....

November 16th, 2016 |  


Incentives to grow the bioeconomy announced

WASHINGTON — U.S. Department of Agriculture or USDA Farm Service Agency or FSA Administrator Val Dolcini recently announced that $1.5 million wi...

November 16th, 2016 |  


Alternative Crops Field Tour slated

Jackson and Greer counties plan to host an Alternative Crops Field Tour on Wednesday.Topics at this tour will address sesame production, variety discu...

October 25th, 2016 |  


Beef markets,trade expectedto grow in 2017

Beef markets,trade expectedto grow in 2017

In a visit with Dr. Derrell Peel this past Oct. 17 we discussed several issues related to world beef markets.The latest global meat trade estimates fr...

October 25th, 2016 |  


EZ Guarantee Loans touted

EZ Guarantee Loans touted

The U.S. Department of Agriculture or USDA recently announced the availability of a streamlined version of USDA guaranteed loans, which are tailored f...

October 25th, 2016 |  


Producers meet need for local food

Producers meet need for local food

As anyone who has visited the 49th State knows, Alaska is huge. It’s bigger than the next three largest states, Texas, California and Montana co...

October 20th, 2016 |  


Active trading week,markets anticipategrain stocks report

This was an active trading week as markets anticipated the Grain Stocks report released on Friday. This report is different than the usual World Agric...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Local farmers reminded of upcoming area cotton field tours

Local farmers reminded of upcoming area cotton field tours

Some dates to remember are provided for local farmers.Enlist and phytogen variety field tour – Sept. 21Dow Agro Sciences will host a cotton fiel...

September 21st, 2016 |