Regenerative agriculture a game-changer for farmers

Practices wider and more advanced than organic farming, says grower On Canadian farms, something important is growing – farmers are turning to regenerative agriculture. The details...

Biden wants to pay farmers to grow carbon-capturing crops. It’s complicated.

Recent interest among farmers and buy-in from powerful food and ag industry groups are giving Biden a rare opportunity to enlist agriculture in his...

Schuyler County Farmer Tries Chickpea Farming, A Potentially Lucrative Crop For NY

SYRACUSE, NY (WRVO)—Chickpeas are growing in a farm field in Schuyler County this summer, a rarity in New York state. An experiment is underway...

Invasive Cogongrass Confirmed in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, AR – The Arkansas Department of Agriculture is notifying the public that a new invasive grass species, Cogongrass, has been confirmed in...

National Corn Growers Assn Supports Biofuel Infrastructure Legislation

The National Corn Growers Association thanks Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and bipartisan co-sponsors for the introduction of three new bills that would help expand...

Feeding the Hungry Dragon: China Changes Buying Tactics in Volatile Phase of U.S. Grain...

Key Points Since mid-2020, China has purchased large quantities of U.S. grain due to accelerated feed demand, a strong currency, and less product being...

National Crop Insurance Services: Farmers Emphasize to Congress Importance Of Crop Insurance

rmers from across the country testified last week before a House Agriculture Subcommittee hearing examining the efficacy of the farm safety net. While each grower...

Ag Economic Insights Reviews Farm Family Living Expenses Trends

Calculating Family Living Expenses in Agriculture Fixed expenses are notoriously difficult to calculate and incorporate into farm budgets. Family living is arguably the most challenging...

KC Fed: Farm Debt Declines Further And Credit Stress Eases

Agricultural debt at commercial banks continued to decline in the first quarter of 2021 and farm loan performance improved. Agricultural debt at commercial banks continued...

USDA: Farms With Higher Sales Had A Larger Share Of Households With Positive Farm...

Farm households earn income from both farm operations and off-farm sources, such as off-farm employment, pensions, and capital gains. In 2019, more than half...
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