USDA Awards $300 Million To Diversify Export Markets For U.S. Agriculture

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Washington – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is allocating $300 million to 66 U.S. organizations, under the new Regional Agricultural Promotion Program (RAPP), to build demand for American food and farm

AEM United States Ag Tractor And Combine Report – April 2024

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Milwaukee, Wisc. -- The AEM Ag Tractor and Combine Report is provided monthly and is derived from AEM member companies through proprietary statistical reporting programs. The data is provided by AEM members and represents preliminary monthly retail sales

India Continues Bitter Sugar Subsidies

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A new U.S. government report on India’s egregious trade practices, co-authored with the government of Australia, once again demonstrates the importance of a robust U.S. sugar policy.

Case IH Unveils New Axial-Flow Series Combine With Subscription-Free Tech For Unmatched Precision And Productivity

New Products

Case IH is incorporating industry-leading technology with the heritage of Axial-Flow combines as the perfect harvesting partner for a wide variety of growers and custom harvesters with the new Axial-Flow 260 series. Purposefully designed for unparalleled

Deere Reports Second Quarter Net Income of $2.370 Billion

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Moline, Illinois — Deere & Company reported net income of $2.370 billion for the second quarter ended April 28, 2024, or $8.53 per share, compared with net income of $2.860 billion, or $9.65 per share, for the quarter ended April 30, 2023.

Mid May Sugarbeet Planting Update From Across U.S.

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The USDA NASS has provided an update on the 2024 U.S. sugarbeet crop planting in its weekly crop progress report (https://www.nass.usda.gov/) from last week. Here’s a sample of what the latest report showed.

New High-Flotation Options, Spreading Enhancements For Pro-Force Dry Fertilizer Spreaders

New Products

Unverferth Manufacturing enhances its lineup of Pro-Force dry fertilizer spreaders with two added, high-flotation undercarriage options for models 1850, 2250 and 2650; an Equalizer track system and in-line walking tandem dual wheels, and ISOBUS-enabled bo

Update: Sidney Sugars Incorporated To Auction Production Facility, Related Assets In Sidney, MT

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Sidney Sugars Incorporated discontinued operations at its sugarbeet processing facility in Sidney, MT, in April 2023.

America’s Sugarbeet And Sugarcane Farm Families, Factory Workers Applaud The Strong Farm Safety Net In House Farm Bill

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On behalf of America’s sugarbeet and sugarcane farm families and the factory workers from across the country represented by the American Sugar Alliance, Neil Rockstad, a Minnesota sugarbeet grower, fourth-generation farmer and President of the American Su

Idaho Ag All Star Legislators Named

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Fifty-three legislators were named Ag All Stars by Food Producers of Idaho based upon their voting records on select pieces of legislation in the 2024 Idaho Legislative session.

Brazilian Fertiliser Spreader Specialist MP AGRO Becomes Part Of The AMAZONE Group

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Agricultural machinery manufacturer AMAZONE has announced that, subject to official approval, the Brazilian fertiliser spreader specialist MP AGRO will become part of the AMAZONE Group. This acquisition marks a significant milestone for both companies and

NASS Releases Census Of Agriculture Congressional District Profiles And Rankings

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(Editor’s Note – The NASS’s latest report offering is pretty impressive. You can find out lots of detailed agricultural details for your area as well as other areas around the country. We’ve provided a couple of examples after the press release from the N

Tereos Unveils New Innovation Centre For European Customers

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Paris – Tereos, a leading global player in the sugar, alcohol and starch market has announced the opening of its new Customer Innovation Centre located in Aalst, Belgium. This cutting-edge facility is designed to foster innovation and deepen collaboration

Beautiful But Disruptive

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The spectacular northern lights were visible to many in the Lower 48 last weekend, thanks to a well-publicized geomagnetic storm that was taking place over a 2-3 day span. But it was also very disruptive to activities in many places in the northern half o

AGCO Celebrates Grand Opening Of The Fendt Lodge In Jackson, Minnesota

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Duluth, Ga. - AGCO Corporation, a global leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of agricultural machinery and precision ag technology, announced the grand opening of The Fendt Lodge in Jackson, Minn., May 1.

Colorado, Montana Sugarbeet Farmers Urge Congress To Support Sugar Policy

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With the next Farm Bill on the horizon, two sugarbeet farmers recently took to the pages of their homestate papers to praise U.S. sugar policy for keeping our food supply secure and supporting their family farms. U.S. sugar policy must be preserved and st