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2014 John Deere S650 Combine Sold on Illinois Farm Auction Today

Sale price report from farm auction today (December 15, 2018) in Teutopolis, IL, including a rarity, a 2014 John Deere S650 combine. Sale by Schmid Auction and Realty Co. More Info...

Despite China’s recent soybean purchase, beans still didn’t see any pr

Despite China’s recent soybean purchase, beans still didn’t see any price action. Instead, the legume closed on Friday, Dec. 14, down 14 cents. More Info...

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Chinese Christmas

Here in the US, Christmas is December 25 and New Year’s Day is one week later. Chinese New Year moves around the calendar like Easter does. In 2017 it was January 28, while in 2018 it was February 16. For 2019 it will fall earlier, on February 5. It looks to me like with their New Year moving up ma [...] More Info...

North Dakota's biggest rancher organization is walking back its opposi

North Dakota's biggest rancher organization is walking back its opposition to a plan by Gov. Doug Burgum to expand a military training center. More Info...

Growers have been increasingly restless this week as they await news o

Growers have been increasingly restless this week as they await news on a 2nd tranche of tariff aid payments. Pro Farmer Washington analyst Jim Wiesemeyer has the latest on whether those payments will actually happen. More Info...

It's on the mind of many producers right now: when will that second ro

It's on the mind of many producers right now: when will that second round of market facilitation payments be going out? More Info...

Another Issue with Pub. 225

An alert reader found another issue with Publication 225 regarding Section 179 on trade-ins. We review what it should be. More Info...

“We won't have any running barometer of the Chinese purchases,” he say

“We won't have any running barometer of the Chinese purchases,” he says. In today’s market, that lack of information could directly hit markets. More Info...

Companies and farmers from across the country see the latest, greatest

Companies and farmers from across the country see the latest, greatest and newest ideas and innovations coming to farm country. More Info...

In a partnership to source beef focusing on standards for animal welfa

In a partnership to source beef focusing on standards for animal welfare, food safety, antibiotic use and environmental sustainability, Wendy’s Co. has announced it will partner with Progressive Beef . More Info...

Pete's Pick of the Week: 1990 John Deere 4455

It’s the highest price ever for a John Deere 4455 sold without loader.  More Info...

The Duke’s former 2,000 acre ranch outside Los Angeles is being touted

The Duke’s former 2,000 acre ranch outside Los Angeles is being touted for its potential as a cattle grazing operation and a marijuana farm. More Info...

The internet has fallen in love with Lil’ Bill, a 7.9-lb. premature ca

The internet has fallen in love with Lil’ Bill, a 7.9-lb. premature calf under the care of the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine (MSU-CVM). More Info...

Farmers and ranchers do not see the current ag policy environment as p

Farmers and ranchers do not see the current ag policy environment as positive for their operations according to the latest Farm Journal Pulse poll. More Info...

Here are tools to help improve your evaluation of total diet costs.

Here are tools to help improve your evaluation of total diet costs. More Info...

In reviewing AEM’s monthly sales report for new machinery in the U.S.,

In reviewing AEM’s monthly sales report for new machinery in the U.S., the year-over-year and year-to-date data show many positive gains for machinery sales. More Info...

One of the most deadly enemies in Texas – the wild pig – is sparking f

One of the most deadly enemies in Texas – the wild pig – is sparking fear as threats of African swine fever hitting U.S. soil dance across the headlines. ​ More Info...

The owners of Allflex ear tags and SCR dairy monitoring technology is

The owners of Allflex ear tags and SCR dairy monitoring technology is being acquired by Merck. More Info...

You know weeds, right? Unfortunately, they’ve established themselves a

You know weeds, right? Unfortunately, they’ve established themselves as a constant foe for farmers, but you might not know all there is to know about these pests. More Info...

McDonald’s has announced plans to partner with its global beef supplie

McDonald’s has announced plans to partner with its global beef suppliers to reduce the use of medically important antibiotics by the end of 2020. More Info...

Meteorologist Mike Hoffman says a rainy day is ahead for portions of t

Meteorologist Mike Hoffman says a rainy day is ahead for portions of the country. More Info...

China took more steps to defuse trade tensions with the U.S., confirmi

China took more steps to defuse trade tensions with the U.S., confirming it will remove the retaliatory duty on automobiles imported from America and preparing to restart purchases of American corn. More Info...

The 2019 Top Producer Seminar's agenda is packed with thought-provokin

The 2019 Top Producer Seminar's agenda is packed with thought-provoking speakers whose insights will help you capitalize on your full business potential during challenging times. More Info...

The Future of Drought-Tolerant Wheat is Near

I have seen the future of wheat and it’s in Argentina. More Info...

Markets Want Bigger Chinese Purchases

Markets Want Bigger Chinese Purchases More Info...

Warning - Farmer's Tax Guide is Misleading

We have found that the new Farmer's Tax Guide has an error regarding the recovery life of farm equipment and machinery. It should be 5 years only for new equipment and machinery. Used remains at 7 years. More Info...

The CDC has just issued an updated warning about romaine lettuce, foll

The CDC has just issued an updated warning about romaine lettuce, following an e.coli outbreak. More Info...

Dr. Mary Kelly is an internationally renowned author and keynote speak

Dr. Mary Kelly is an internationally renowned author and keynote speaker on leadership, productivity, and business growth. More Info...

Following the trend seen in fed cattle during the past few months, a m

Following the trend seen in fed cattle during the past few months, a market analyst expects limited volatility during the 1st quarter of 2019. More Info...

Expanding poultry operations in northeast Oklahoma has residents conce

Expanding poultry operations in northeast Oklahoma has residents concerned about the environment and their quality of life. More Info...

The number of people who have become ill from eating Salmonella contam

The number of people who have become ill from eating Salmonella contaminated beef has gone up by 87 cases after the recall was increased to 12 million lb. More Info...

Wayne Mininger, who has led the National Onion Association for 33 year

Wayne Mininger, who has led the National Onion Association for 33 years, is retiring, and Greg Yielding has been selected as the association’s new executive vice president. More Info...

On Thursday, USDA Deputy Secretary Steve Censky said the agency is sti

On Thursday, USDA Deputy Secretary Steve Censky said the agency is still trying to convince the White House the payments are necessary. More Info...

"Farmers have to have a laser focus on what will make them money in th

"Farmers have to have a laser focus on what will make them money in the coming year because we have really tight margins, and technologies should be looked at as what can help immediately.” More Info...

Digital use is changing many areas of our lives, and the National Pork

Digital use is changing many areas of our lives, and the National Pork Board and the Pork Checkoff is working with Google to reach consumers and influence meat and food purchases in a whole new way. More Info...

The editors at AgWeb.com are looking at experts’ projections for a var

The editors at AgWeb.com are looking at experts’ projections for a variety of commodities in 2019. Here’s a look at what analysts are expecting for the upcoming growing season. More Info...


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