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How will climate trends affect the peanut crop?
During an online USA Peanut Congress conference, David Zierden discussed climate trends and how they affect the 2020 peanut crop.
Growers, shellers and buying points form new federation
United States Peanut Federation's mission is to protect, promote, and improve business conditions for the peanut industry.
Afternoon Market Recap for July 13, 2020
Grain prices take big step back.
USDA crop progress: Corn quality drops again
Soybean conditions also take a dip in the latest quality ratings updates.
Rice research showcased at LSU AgCenter virtual field day
Rice adds $1 billion of economic activity in Louisiana.
More than 1.2 million acres accepted for CRP Grasslands
Through CRP Grasslands, landowners protect grasslands while retaining the right to conduct common grazing practices.
June 2020 ag equipment sales show growth
Total U.S. farm tractor sales rose nearly 33% in June, compared to year earlier.
$5.8 billion issued in CFAP payments
Slightly more than half of COVID-19 recovery funds have gone to livestock producers.
Think big when sizing wet grain holding capacity
Make sure wet holding capacity doesn’t become a bottleneck in your grain handling system.
Soil type critical to moisture content this time of year
Corn Illustrated: High-tech weather-recording tools help reveal how much difference soil type makes in soil moisture content.