Spring planting is right around the corner, and farmers in the Midwest have plenty of soil moisture—maybe too much.
“U.S. farm incomes will hit their lowest point this year since 2009, a U.S. Department of Agriculture forecast showed on Tuesday.” Such a forecast to US agriculture is brought on by bumper corn and soybean harvests as well as inventories for grains including wheat. It is expected that farmers will make record[…]Read More »
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue says the administration’s budget “may have missed the mark” when it comes to agricultural research funding, and he pledged to work to “right-size” that part of the budget for agriculture. Read moreRead More »