Zac Brown Bandhas teamed with Wells Fargo to promote the No Barriers Warrior Strong Pledge and Warriors to Summits program. The organization helps service members with disabilities overcome barriers to live a life of purpose.
Feedlot country remained at a standstill on Wednesday afternoon. Buyers and sellers maybe drifting further apart. Understandably feedlot attitudes have been cheered by another round of sharply higher futures. On the other hand, packer caution may be intensifying as box beef prices continue to drift lower. The kill was estimated at 111,000 head, even with... Read more »
Dec. corn closed at $3.95 and 3/4, down 2 and 1/2 cents Nov. soybeans closed at $8.91, up 3 cents Oct. soybean meal closed at $305.20, up $3.40 Oct. soybean oil closed at 28.42, down 9 points Dec. wheat closed at $5.16 and 3/4, down 9 and 1/2 cents Oct. live cattle closed at $129.35, up $4.22 Oct. lean hogs closed at $73.82, up 22 cents Nov. crude oil closed at $47.81, down 72 cents... Read more »
Minnesota Farm Bureau says the Endangered Species Act is broken. Associate director of public policy Amber Hanson tells Brownfield while it’s important to protect the animals that need it, the Act can unfairly impact farmers and ranchers. “Because our land is the land that attracts these animals. Obviously it’s undeveloped prime habitat. However, once a... Read more »
A Michigan institute will serve as the home of the National Coordination Center for Food Safety Training. U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, Ranking Member of the Senate Ag Committee, announced Wednesday the International Food Protection Training Institute in Battle Creek, in Southwest Michigan, will help more farmers adhere to safety standards required by the Food Safety... Read more »