EasyKnock acquires FarmlandFinder

EasyKnock acquires FarmlandFinder

EasyKnock, the leading residential sale-leaseback solution, recently announced it has acquired FarmlandFinder, the first sale-leaseback provider for farmland in the U.S. The acquisition enhances EasyKnock’s offering, bringing the sale-leaseback model, with the flexibility, liquidity, and control it provides, to a broader audience. Launched in 2016, Des Moines-based FarmlandFinder is the…
Nebraska distillery awarded by American Craft Spirits Association

Nebraska distillery awarded by American Craft Spirits Association

Loup River Distilling of St. Paul, Nebraska, was awarded by the American Craft Spirits Association for its Nebraska Straight Bourbon. The American Craft Spirits Association (ACSA) announced the medalists of the 2021 Heartland Whiskey Competition, which was open to craft whiskies from all 50 states that incorporate corn in their…
USSEC Announces Global Aquaculture Industry Advisory Council

USSEC Announces Global Aquaculture Industry Advisory Council

The U.S. Soybean Export Council Wednesday announced the convening of the Global Aquaculture Industry Advisory Council. The council includes fresh multi-stakeholder representation from 11 academia, civil society, industry, public sector, and sustainability certification organizations around the world. USSEC says the council reaffirms U.S. Soy farmers and the industry's commitment to…
Study shows ag retailers thoughts on carbon markets

Study shows ag retailers thoughts on carbon markets

A new survey by Axiom Marketing shows the participation levels and interest in Carbon Markets from ag retailers, a top source of information for farmers. The research from the Minneapolis-based firm found that 70 percent of retailers do not understand how to verify carbon to participate in the carbon markets.…
The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Don Roose with U.S. Commodities

The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Don Roose with U.S. Commodities

*Outside Markets - hangover from Chinese real estate/financial situation*China on holiday…. returns to trade tonight*Early yields/basis - Will Harvest '21 return to more seasonal pattern or repeat '20?*South America/Australia update*Cattle/hogs in opposite situations*Preview Cattle on Feed report
ARS Scientist Highlights Till vs. No-Till Farming

ARS Scientist Highlights Till vs. No-Till Farming

To till or not to till? That is the question. Looking over fields prior to planting, a Shakespeare-in-overalls might also wonder: "Whether 'tis nobler to till and suffer the slings and arrows of soil erosion, decreased irrigation efficiency, and greater operational expense or take arms against such troubles by not…