Market volatility, changing cropping systems and exceptional drought all make it difficult to negotiate farm lease terms, but ag business management economists from Colorado State University are providing decision-making tools and suggesting new...
Hemp was once paramount in American agriculture, a hardy and renewable resource for various industrial applications, including cordage, paper and textiles. Today, it's used in a wider variety of products than ever before, including clothing,...
Genetically modified wheat, developed and tested by Monsanto in the late 1990s and early 2000s, was never formally released due to marketing concerns. This spring it was discovered in an unregulated field in Oregon after a farmer sprayed his...
While the last two years of exceptional drought have imperiled tree rows and shelterbelts across the High Plains, they've also offered a reminder of just how critical these buffers can be in a climate prone to high wind and extreme weather.
The May World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report released recently by the Agriculture Department shows that a record corn crop is still reachable despite a slow start to planting season, according to American Farm Bureau...
No experience. No money. No consensus. That's how House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas summed up what lies ahead as another round of Farm Bill negotiations begin in earnest with congressional committees formalizing draft proposals in...
No drought relief in sight along lower Arkansas
Jun 16, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Flexibility improves farm leases
Jun 15, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Hemp: Think rope not dope
Jun 9, 2013 at 12:01 AM
'Rogue' biotech wheat investigated in Oregon
Jun 8, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Steer-Aid Clinic teaches youth
Jun 6, 2013 at 5:00 PM
Waldren named Outstanding Lifetime Volunteer in 4-H
Jun 2, 2013 at 6:00 AM
Overgrazing widespread as drought impact lingers
May 31, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Drought sharpens focus on windbreak health
May 26, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Windbreaks, wildlife make natural partners
May 25, 2013 at 6:00 AM
USDA predicts record corn crop despite early challenges