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Don’t Leave Dairy Behind in Japan Negotiations

A total of 50 members of Congress sent a bipartisan letter to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer this week, urging him to work swiftly on a Phase Two Agreement with Japan. The letter was a... Read More

Chicken Sandwich Showdown | Friday Five | July 10, 2020

Which restaurant has the best chicken sandwich? Popeyes | McDonald's | Chick-fil-A | Raising Cane's | KFC Rebel and Alex set out to find out, because Monday was National Fried Chicken Day. ...... Read More

(AUDIO) Grazing workshop scheduled to boost grazing production

A three-day Regenerative Grazing Workshop hosted by Cornerstone Grazing will be held Aug. 25-27, at the Koch Farm in Ellsworth, Neb. featuring Jim Gerrish of American Grazing Lands Services. Participants are limited and the cost is $700 per person w... Read More

June WASDE Recap

 Even with a higher old-crop carryover, USDA on Friday found lowered corn production and maintained demand for the 2020-21 corn crop, leading to a forecast of lower ending stocks for the crop. USDA on Friday released the July report for the World A... Read More

A closer look at water management | Fridays in the Field | Ep. 7

On the latest edition of Fridays in the Field, Clay travels back to North Platte to the UNL research extension center to get an update from the Testing Ag Performance Solutions program (TAPS). Since the last update, the corn and sorghum plots have... Read More

*Video*  Soybean Gall Midge Alert in Nebraska

Soybean Gall Midge has been found in Saunders County.  In a recent email to producers,  Keith Glewen, Extension Educator, Eastern Nebraska Research & Extension Center shared the latest on the Soybean Gall Midge... On July 1st, soybean gall mid... Read More

AUDIO: Market Commentary with Daily Brokers

Summary Market Recap 7-10 It has been an interesting week in the markets. For the outside equities the sky seemed the limit coming into the week. By weeks end everything outside of technology is yielding to the market bears. The NASDAQ contin... Read More

*Video* Weather will play a big role in marketing this year-Weekly Trading Bits & Bytes

Moving into a strong weather market. We talk about that and marketing the grain you have left with this weeks Trading Bits & Bytes with Jeff Peterson of Heartland Farm Partners.  How are the markets comparing the weather of 1988 & 2012? &... Read More

Coalition Comes Together to Improve Rural Broadband Infrastructure

Minnesota-based farm cooperative Land O’ Lakes announced it has brought together 49 organizations to form the American Connection Project Broadband Coalition. The Hagstrom Report says the coalition’s goal is to “advocate for public and priva... Read More

The Thursday Fontanelle Final Bell with Jeff Peterson of Heartland Farm Partners

What is the current driving force in the markets? What role are the funds currently playing in the corn and soybean markets? How does a weather market normally progress? What are you expecting for changes in the WASDE report for corn? ... Read More

EPA Administrator Wheeler Statement on House Democrats’ FY21 Appropriations Bill Defunding Water Infrastructure, Key Programs

WASHINGTON (July 9, 2020) — Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler issued the following statement on the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Interior-Environment Appropriations bill. “I would recommend President Tr... Read More