Dairy markets: Class III withstands spot cheese decline
Class III futures prices were double-digit higher early in the day, but pulled back – albeit not too much – on a sharp drop in the spot cheese session. FULL STORY »
What’s the value of your network?
As an introvert, there’s nothing that makes me more uncomfortable than walking into a room full of people I don’t know. It doesn’t matter if I’m on a business or social outing – networking makes me nervous. FULL STORY »
Scientists complete chromosome-based draft of the wheat genome
Several Kansas State University researchers were essential in helping scientists assemble a draft of a genetic blueprint of bread wheat, also known as common wheat. The food plant is grown on more than 531 million acres around the world and produces nearly 700 million tons of food each year. FULL STORY »
USDA reminds farmers of conservation compliance changes
USDA reminded farmers that changes mandated through the 2014 Farm Bill require them to have on file a Highly Erodible Land Conservation and Wetland Conservation Certification FULL STORY »