September 28, 2012

Obama & Romney Outline Positions On Farm Issues

President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney recently spelled out their positions on agriculture issues for the American Farm Bureau Fede
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September 27, 2012

2012 Drought Map

Many sugarbeet-growing areas in the US were effected by the drought this summer. Click on the link below to see the counties identified by the USDA:
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September 26, 2012

Classic Tractor Parade Sets Guiness World Record

The Guinness world's record for a parade of classic tractors is now 964 tractors/drivers thanks to a determined group of tractor owners at the Nebrask
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September 25, 2012

Lindsay Intros Next Generation of Wireless Irrigation Management

Lindsay Corporation, maker of Zimmatic irrigation systems, announces the next generation of FieldNET wireless irrigation management.
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September 24, 2012

Simplot Planning Construction On New HQ

The J. R. Simplot Company is planning to begin construction in late 2013 or early 2014 of a new headquarters building in Boise, Idaho.
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September 23, 2012

Preserve farm safety by rejecting urge to hurry during harvest

The third week in September represents National Farm Safety & Health Week. This week corresponds well with the fall harvest season in Minnesota and se
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September 21, 2012

AG Secretary Vilsack: Hope For New Farm Bill Diminshing

With the 2012 Farm Science Review near London, OH, as a backdrop, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told reporters on Tuesday that while they still ha
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September 20, 2012

Land Value: Strong Demand For Ag Land

Demand for good quality agricultural land remains strong throughout the Northwest. Values as a whole are stable to increasing. Commodity prices are hi
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