Red River Farm Network. Conditions Vary, But Early Harvest Begins —. With all the moisture, North. Star Genetics President Dan Hogstad says the crop conditions seem to change .
This past week, frost nipped a few low- lying areas. Kyle Krump, who is a North. Star Genetics district sales manager, believes most of the crop is safe. Learn more about the Wheat Foods Council.
Going forward, it will create an issue for multiple years to come, especially if we have this kind of weather conditions again. This broadcast airs each Friday at 1. PM. The ear rot pathogen, which thrives in warm, wet conditions, has distinguished itself among its fungal peers this year. Diplodia does not produce mycotoxins but it will hurt grain quality, reduce yields and complicate storage and seed selection decisions this fall. If you want farm news headlines, agronomic information, weather, market analysis and RRFN's daily broadcasts, there are several ways to get it throughout the day. Listen to any of our 1. Check out the news headlines, our daily programs, the calendar of events and more at www.
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Or download the free RRFN smartphone app. The app is available for both i. Phone and Android. The Red River Farm Network is Reporting Agriculture's Business. They had a 3. 0- year civil war, but they have had a lot of oil.
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With the decline in the oil price and with agriculture being decimated during the civil war, they are in a major rebuilding mode. Commercial Services, says 6. Angola were in North Dakota for Big Iron.
FSA says farmers have certified 9. National Ag Statistics Service’s planted acreage estimates of 9. Traders and analysts think USDA will likely increase its corn and soybean acreage estimates in its October crop production report. However, farmers may receive a payment this year even if they harvest a big crop. Revenue Protection insurance is a risk management tool during times of low prices.
Beijing spent nearly $1. World Trade Organization on . Total input use, such as land, labor, seed and feed, grew at only .
USDA’s Economic Research Service says improvements in how efficiently inputs are transformed into outputs fueled almost all of the output growth. Advancements in technology enabled agriculture’s Total Factor Productivity to grow an average of 1.
According to the Creighton University Rural Mainstreet Index, four- out- of- five bank CEOs are restructuring farm loans because of the difficult farm economy. The monthly survey of bankers in ten Midwestern states includes Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. Twenty percent of those surveyed said the number of farm loans that have been rejected has increased. For the fifth straight year, Germany’s Kf. W is at the top of that list. Agri. Bank is the top- rated U. S. Rabobank, US Bancorp and Co.
Bank also made the list. Bayer CEO Werner Baumann says the acquisition represents a major step forward for agriculture.
As a result, Grant believes farmers will see more innovation. If the deal falls apart due to antitrust issues, Bayer has agreed to pay Monsanto $2 billion. American Farm Bureau Federation chief economist Bob Young says his group believes the Justice Department should undertake a close review of the overall business climate that is encouraging these consolidations. American Soybean Association President Richard Wilkins and National Corn Growers Association President Chip Bowling also have concerns, especially with respect to how the deal could affect input costs, as well as innovation, research and competition.
National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson says consolidation of this magnitude cannot be the standard for agriculture, nor should we allow it to determine the landscape for our future. The Senate Agriculture Committee holds a hearing Wednesday on the farm economy. Due to limited opportunity for public input and an incomplete financial analysis, NASDA wants the deadline pushed back until August of 2. NASDA fears the new rules will decrease the availability of anhydrous ammonia and push prices higher.
Gillie says membership in farm organizations influence policy discussions. NFU President Roger Johnson says his group, and leaders of Farm Aid want some emergency disaster aid to help farmers weather the current economic downturn. NFU brought in 2. Washington this week for their fall fly- in. They also want changes made to the ARC and PLC programs, and more money for FSA direct and guaranteed operating loans. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told Farmers Union members that all ideas, including farmer- owned reserves, should be part of the farm bill debate. He also told them they need to understand there are a whole lot of people who are not doing as well as many farm families are doing.
North Dakota Farmers Union President Mark Watne says Congress must address the farm economy and low commodity prices. All of us are aware that input costs are way above what we can make in the marketplace by selling our products. If we go down this road, we will have less competition and that's a step backward for farmers. Ranking Member Collin Peterson said he would like to see the embargo lifted, but doubts it is politically possible right now.
Financing restrictions remain in place, limiting the purchase of U. S. Even if those restrictions were lifted, Peterson does not expect the trade situation will change quickly. This group, which includes Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton, North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple and South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard, sent a letter to EPA Administrator Gina Mc. Carthy. At this point, E1. That’s down $5 million from this past year.
Of that total, $9. Over $8 million will go to promotion programs and $7. NCBA claims the lawsuit seeks to divide the beef industry against itself by opening old wounds and weakening the beef checkoff as HSUS drives toward its ultimate goal of ending animal agriculture. The lawsuit seeks the release of documents related to two OIG audits of the beef checkoff and its contractors. Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton proclaimed Friday as Ethanol Day in his state, an announcement mirrored by mayors of South St. Fifteen percent blends were approved by the EPA five years ago for all 2. EPA, many retailers are largely prohibited from selling E1.
June 1 through September 1. District Court for the District of Montana, alleging USDA is operating the checkoff in violation of the U. S. Constitution by compelling cattle producers to subsidize the private speech of private state beef councils. USDA filed a motion to dismiss or stay the lawsuit; R- CALF filed a cross- motion. USDA was due to respond to R- CALF’s opposition to its motion by Wednesday but has instead requested a delay until nearly the end of this month which the court granted.
Senate has passed the Water Resources Development Act. The WRDA bill includes an exemption for farmers from EPA rules for above ground fuel storage tanks.
Farms with fuel storage tanks with an individual capacity of 1,0. Spill, Prevention, Control and Countermeasure requirements. The House could vote on the WRDA bill as soon as next week. The Company repurchased, in privately negotiated transactions, an additional $2. Jonathan served as Head Investor Relations between 2. Head Corporate Affairs.
He will be succeeded by Mark Titterington, currently Head Corporate Affairs EAME. The Golden Triangle, which is NFU’s highest legislative honor, has been presented to Minnesota Senators Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar, North Dakota Senators John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp and South Dakota Senator John Thune. Minnesota Representatives Collin Peterson and Tim Walz also received the NFU honor. The harvest season is underway. Find out more in this report.
In this week's update, learn about the upcoming Soil Health Partnership Field Day. Learn about the NDSU Pest Management App. In this report, MFBF public policy director Amber Hanson shares an update. This week's update features Brad Costello, a relationship manager with Alerus Agriculture. Learn more about the Bovine Emergency Response Plan. How do you grow your own produce? Get tips from a pro in this week's update.