Bruce Rastetter, an Iowa agribusiness leader and part of President-elect Donald Trump’s ag advisory team, issued a news release calling on Trump’s administration to block the three major seed-and-chemical mergers now awaiting regulatory approval.
Farmers were able to use Acuron and Acuron Flexi corn herbicides this year for broad-spectrum control of broadleaf weeds and grasses. Following a limited introduction of Acuron in 2015, growers across the Corn Belt turned to the herbicide for its longer residual control this year. Read moreRead More »
Falling commodity prices have been a primary concern for farmers and ranchers across the country, but the rising number of federal regulations are also weighing on the ag economy, members of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Forestry and Nutrition told U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack during a hearing Wednesday,[…]Read More »