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On Wednesday, the Senate Agriculture Committee held a hearing to review the state of the farm economy, which included testimony from USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack.  Particularly given the limited Congressional…

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As a very informative Grain Risk Management and Procurement course at the Northern Crops Institute wraps up this week, many of the 24 other participants from 16 countries have been…

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U.S. farmers are poised to plant winter wheat on the smallest area in over a century this autumn, as tumbling global prices and fierce competition push the world’s former top…

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Harvest of the U.S. spring wheat crop is nearly complete with only a small amount of harvest left in North Dakota and Montana. Rain continues to be an issue for…

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Wet field conditions continued to limit fieldwork and harvest operations across Minnesota during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were 3.7 days suitable for…

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