Energy Information Administration data once again detailed higher domestic ethanol stocks, posting the second consecutive gain to reach a three-week high while production edged off fractionally from a nine-week high.
Ag bankers say only a small portion of their customers are in severe
financial stress but add there are plenty of unknowns about 2019 that could
change the financial picture for many farmers.
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Last week wasn't the first time USDA surprised markets with a big,
revised estimate of corn stocks.
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House Agriculture Committee Chairman Michael Conaway, D-Texas, and
ranking member Collin Peterson, D-Minn., have made a joint farm bill offer to
the Senate that addresses the stiffer work requirements for the Supplemental
Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) that are in the House bill but not the
See DTN Ag News. BFarm Bill Talks Advancing...
After months of back and forth, USDA and FDA officials on Friday
announced the two agencies would split the regulatory responsibilities on the
emerging industry of growing meat products from cell cultures in a lab.
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One Iowa group is working to make resistance management strategies a
real option for corn growers
rather than merely an academic exercise.
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