USDA's Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities program announced it will award Farmers for Soil Health (FSH) a $95 million grant. With this award, FSH will launch a program to advance the adoption of cover crops and conservation tillage in 20...
The value of total U.S. exports, excluding the re-export of foreign-origin goods, has grown at an average annual rate of 6 percent since 2002, reaching a record high of $1.4 trillion in fiscal year (FY) 2021. While the bulk...
The National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) and U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) applaud the tentative agreement reached between the railroads and rail union representatives that averts a rail shutdown ahead of Friday's deadline. The agreement provides rail employees a 24...
National Cotton Council Chairman Ted Schneider said the U.S. cotton industry applauds USDA for promoting sustainable farming practices through its Partnership for Climate-Smart Commodities - including the new Climate Smart Cotton Program led by the U.S. Cotton Trust...
USDA is investing up to $2.8 billion in 70 selected projects under the first Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities funding pool, which includes proposals seeking funds ranging from $5 million to $100 million. Details on individual projects are provided below. For...
PowerPollen today announced the first in-season pollination solution available for corn production, In-Season Control, described in a recent publication in Crop Science. To view Publication, Click Here An elite commercial hybrid kernel cross-pollinated for high oil using PowerPollen's on-demand...
Drought is one of the greatest threats to agricultural systems, resulting in unpredictable crop yields, declines in farm revenue, and an increase in disease outbreaks. In the United States alone, drought has cost the nation $249 billion since the...
For the past 14 Midwest AG Industries Exposition (MAGIE) shows, CropLife IRON magazine has been proud to present its annual ShowStopper Award to the product that generated the most "buzz" among attendees. In the past, the major equipment manufacturers...
Source: LG Seeds news release As the growing season winds down, LG Seeds Agronomist Mark Grundmayer says corn farmers in the West will focus on which products handled stress well. WESTFIELD, Indiana - Scouting fields ahead of harvest helps...
USDA on Monday cut corn production 415 million bushels (mb) to 13.94 billion bushels (bb), and also cut soybean production 153 mb to 4.378 bb as well. Corn yield was lowered corn yields 2.9 bushels to 172.5 bushels per acre...
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