Editorial

USDA predicts record ag exports for 2014

In the February Agricultural Trade Outlook report from USDA, the department boosts its forecast for U.S. agricultural exports for fiscal 2014 to a record $142.6 billion. Anticipated demand for grain and feed exports account for most of the increase, with exports of livestock, poultry, and dairy products projected to be down $200 million to $31.6 billion. Beef and dairy, however, are the bright spots in the category with projected increases. FULL STORY »

America’s farms bigger…but fewer

The USDA released its preliminary “2012 Census of Agriculture” report on Thursday, and though the full report has not yet been released, it offers a snapshot of America’s farmers and ranchers. FULL STORY »

Chipotle plays fast and loose with ag facts

Humor can’t disguise Chipotle’s latest fear-mongering in its online satirical miniseries, “Farmed and Dangerous,” but America’s farmers and ranchers aren’t ready to be silenced. FULL STORY »

California drought more evident from space

Drought concerns along the West Coast are clear as seen in an image from NASA's Terra satellite with a large percentage of the state ranking on the extremely dry side of the scale. FULL STORY »

Fight for raw milk in Iowa hits roadblock

Raw milk won’t be coming to Iowa anytime soon after a bill that would have lifted a ban on raw milk died in the state legislature. FULL STORY »

Calif. farmers in ‘dire straits’ as drought rages on

A wet storm over the last week helped relieve some of the drought in central California, but the rain was a reprieve – not a cure – as the drought continues. FULL STORY »

Fetal gender matters in milk production

When it comes to milk production, fetal gender matters. FULL STORY »

5 reasons to celebrate rural romance

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to count the ways we love agriculture and our own farmers and ranchers. FULL STORY »

Banker farmland price expectations for 2014 wavering

Even as corn and soybean prices have tumbled from a year ago, bankers across the Midwest have mixed expectations for farmland prices in 2014. FULL STORY »

Is whole milk really a ‘dietary demon?’

Whole milk and other high-fat dairy products often get a diet rap when it comes to weight loss, but is dairy fat really a so-called “dietary demon?” FULL STORY »

USDA projects net farm income to fall in 2014

While USDA’s latest farm income projections indicate an overall decline in net farm income of around 26.6 percent in 2014, there are some positive projections in the report, especially for livestock producers. FULL STORY »

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