Crop Insurance Basics: Risk Mitigation and Risk Management


Risk mitigation and risk management are two sides of the same coin when it comes to improving agricultural outcomes and promoting climate-smart decisions.

What's in a Sugar Crop?


U.S. sugar farmers are some of the world’s most sustainable producers.

Trucks & Trailers Buyers' Guide

Feature, New Products

The trucks, bulk beds and trailers in use on today’s farms are a testament to the wonders of modern engineering. Hopefully you’ll find something in our buyers' guide that will help on your operation.

UPL Hires Strategic Accounts Lead


UPL North America announces the addition of Matt Lewis as U.S. strategic accounts lead for seed and soil health.

Changes Ahead?

Feature, News

How do proposed responses to climate change and infrastructure affect farmers?

Leather Eulogy

Below the Surface

The quiet reliability of old, boring things

Remote Sensors Make it Safer to Store Sugarbeets


Alberta researchers hope to develop an aeration system that can automatically respond to temperature changes in the pile during winter

Fertilizer Markets Boom on Mixed Fundamentals


International fertilizer markets are currently experiencing an unseasonal boost in prices and demand, with some prices hitting historical highs.

Water Rule Reversal a Blow to Agriculture


American Farm Bureau Federation president Zippy Duvall commented this week on the EPA’s announcement of its intention to reverse the Navigable Waters Protection Rule.

Ag Economy Barometer Declines Sharply


The Ag Economy Barometer declined 20 points in May to the lowest barometer reading since September 2020. Producers were less confident about their farms’ financial performance than a month earlier.

Agriculture Groups Urge Senate Action on Ag Labor Reform


Two hundred eighty-eight agricultural organizations representing the geographic and commodity diversity of our nation’s farmers yesterday urged immediate Senate action to develop and pass legislation addressing agricultural labor reform.

Sentera Secures Funding to Deliver AI-Powered Decision Support

New Products, News

Investment enhances the company's position as a provider of time sensitive insights that optimize decisions and improve outcomes for stakeholders throughout the agricultural supply chain.

New Smart Soil Technology for Kuhn Krause Excelerator XT 8010

New Products, News

Kuhn North America, Inc. introduces Smart Soil Technology for the Kuhn Krause Excelerator XT 8010. Available as an option on all folding models, this system revolutionizes the way operators control their Excelerator vertical tillage system.

USDA to Invest More Than $4 Billion to Strengthen Food System


Investments intends to support Biden administration’s effort to strengthen critical supply chains

New Product: Kuhn Krause Gladiator 1210

New Products

Kuhn North America introduces the new ST-PRO II strip-till row unit with features aimed at improving the performance and user comfort of the industry-leading Kuhn Krause Gladiator.

When Do You Need a Land Appraisal?


Most people only encounter the word “appraisal” a few instances in their lifetime. This raises the question, “When is an appraisal needed?”