Editorial

‘Farmland’ movie: Go see it today! Play video

The green carpet is rolling out for six young American farmers as “Farmland” opens in select theaters across the country on May 1. FULL STORY »

Cattle bedding and food safety

When most people think of farm animals, a picture of Old MacDonald’s Farm likely comes to mind with fluffy, bright yellow piles of straw in and around a barn. FULL STORY »

GMO labeling: Not without costs

In 2013, genetically engineered (GE) varieties accounted for 95 percent of sugar beet, 93 percent of soy, and 90 percent of all cotton and corn acreage in the United States, according to a new report from the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST). FULL STORY »

Corn planting pace quickens despite soggy start

The USDA Crop Progress report showed a dramatic surge in corn planting progress this week thanks to a warm and dry week. FULL STORY »

Dairy worker killed in skid loader accident

An accident at Turner County Dairy near Parker, S.D., left one worker dead. FULL STORY »

Drought dries half of country

Drought now extends to 50 percent of the Contiguous United States, leading to water shortages and weakening farmland values across some of the regions hardest-hit by the intense dryness. FULL STORY »

Study finds antibiotic-resistance genes in cattle manure

Researchers from Yale and the University of Connecticut report detecting genes relating to bacterial resistance to antibiotics in the manure of dairy cows. FULL STORY »

Climate change: Ag unfairly blamed but…

…the industry will still need to adapt to climate change, which will affect what farmers can grow and how those crops are grown. FULL STORY »

Elanco sees synergies in purchase of Novartis

On April 22, Eli Lilly and Company, the parent company of Elanco, announced an agreement to acquire Novartis Animal Health for approximately $5.4 billion. The transaction, which the company hopes to complete in early 2015, would make Elanco the second-largest animal-health company in global revenue. FULL STORY »

THE ag parody you've been waiting for Play video

Kansas rancher Derek Klingenberg is joined by the Peterson Farm Bros. and other farmers from across the globe in his latest pro-ag parody. FULL STORY »

Corn-stover ethanol could increase CO2 emissions

Removing corn residues for production of cellulosic ethanol puts carbon into the air rather than back into the soil, and likely would generate more CO2 emissions than gasoline, at least initially, according to a new study from the University of Nebraska. FULL STORY »

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