One of the most influential policies on agriculture is the farm bill. The current farm bill will likely be renewed in 2018. Because the Republican party has a slight majority in both houses, the development, approval and implementation of the next farm bill is “likely to be a smoother process than the two-year process of the previous farm bill,” according to a recent Rabobank report.
It is expected that Bayer’s acquisition of Monsanto will be completed in late 2017. This purchase is being seen as “good for customers.” Read moreRead More »
Greg D Horstmeier, DTN Editor-in-Chief, looks into why getting so many groups involved with so many agriculture issues may not be the best thing for the future of our agriculture. Read moreRead More »