Nearly every farmer has finished or is close to finishing harvest, and farmers want to prepare for what’s coming in 2017. Ted Seifred of Zaner Ag Hedge suggests that in the new year, focus on what opportunities are there.
The Iowa Supreme Court heard arguments September 14 and must now decide whether to weigh in on a federal lawsuit that pits the water supplier for 500,000 central Iowa residents against upstream farmers accused of contaminating rivers with nitrates from crop fertilizer. The case was filed by Des Moines Water[…]Read More »
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is currently reviewing the safety of glyphosate for the first time since 1993. As part of its scheduled review, the agency examined dozens of glyphosate studies and decided that it is “not likely to be carcinogenic to humans at the doses relevant to human health.” Read moreRead More »