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â€śTo get the best kill on cereal rye and ryegrass, it must be actively growing,â€ť said Beckâ€™s Hybrids Agronomist Alex Johnson. â€śIf your neighbors are mowing grass, thatâ€™s a good sign that the cover crops are ready to be sprayed.â€ť
Last week, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) charged Kraft Foods Group, Inc. and Mondel?z Global LLC with manipulation and attempted manipulation of the prices of cash wheat and wheat futures.
But the drought forced California farmers to fallow 500,000 acres of land in 2014. And the number could double in 2015, experts say.
Americans for Limited Government Foundation (ALG) is releasing a study explaining how government regulations and tax pressures on the U.S. agriculture industry reduce Americaâ€™s international competitiveness.
75 years later, 4-H remains part and parcel of Wagnerâ€™s life, as she recently celebrated 69 years as a 4-H volunteer.
U.S. District Court in Ohio has determined air pollutants can float through the air and land on the ground and become solid waste. The court said "â€¦the release into the air of a substance in 'particle form' via a stack, which is then deposited onto the ground in particle form, and enters the groundwater, constitutes disposal of solid waste."
Agricultural groups said the estate tax is harmful to producers who have much of their assets tied up in land and equipment, and don't have significant cash available to pay a tax following an individual's death. They warn that some producers must sell some or all of their operation to pay the tax
Grain farmers have had to choose between two options, a price-average formula called Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or a fixed-price formula, Price Loss Coverage (PLC). Farmers have to commit for the full five years of the farm bill.
The optimal planting window for corn is just starting to open, according to recent reports, and though some farmers are not worrying about that window just yet, there's reason to believe it could be a stretch for farmers at least in a large swatch of the Corn Belt to hit that window just right, Mowers says.
The backlash against California almond growersâ€™ high water consumption during a period of drought is reaching a crescendo, leading two industry trade groups to boost their messaging. They point out that almonds are far from the thirstiest crop on the farm.