Advertise in Print | Subscriptions
View Cart Shopping Cart

Refine your search

  [ Advanced Options ]

Articles: 153 results from the past year. For older articles, see advanced options.

Monitoring lameness to promote timely culling
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Profit margin forecasts for cow-calf producers and feeders have been on the rise. These forecasts, combined with the need to grow the national cow herd, challenges all producers to make critical decisions about retaining cows or selling them to capture record-high prices, according to Heidi Carroll, South Dakota State University Extension livestock stewardship extension associate.
Monday, February, 17, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Mixed results in Minn. corn growers’ survey
Minnesota corn farmers are cautiously optimistic, but slightly less confident than a year ago, according to an independent survey commissioned by the Minnesota Corn Growers Association.
Thursday, February, 13, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
US cattle numbers at 63-year low
CHICAGO — Three years after the worst dry spell on record for Texas, fourth-generation rancher Stayton Weldon still doesn’t have enough water for his 300 cattle near Cuero, about 89 miles southeast of San Antonio. Dry grass on his 2,600 acres has no nutrition. He has lost 22 cows and two bulls in the past year.
Monday, February, 10, 2014 - Bloomberg News - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Black Hills sheep show leads in dog trials, shearing
Sheep-related shows are becoming more important at the Black Hills Stock Show and Rodeo in Rapid City, S.D. Events this year included working dog trials, sheep shearing, “mutton-bustin’” riding events for kids and wool spinning.
Friday, February, 07, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Spirits high at stock show
Strong cattle markets made for an excellent mood at the Black Hills Stock Show and Rodeo in Rapid City, S.D., as well as a spirit of camaraderie in coming together in the midst of a cold winter that started with a devastating blizzard.
Friday, February, 07, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Nestle reviewing possible sale of frozen food unit Davigel
Nestle is exploring a possible sale of frozen foods business Davigel for about 300 million euros ($400 million), three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday, as part of a drive to trim its sprawling portfolio.
Tuesday, February, 04, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Coyote control measures impractical for farms
While the coyote catalog might seem like a practical solution for both landowners and hunters, there are unintended consequences that result from using lethal control measures on coyote populations.
Monday, February, 03, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Japan’s Kubota plans to outshine Deere & Co.
Japan’s Kubota Corp. plans to sell powerful, large tractors in North America and Europe next year, its president says, challenging farm equipment industry leader Deere & Co.
Monday, February, 03, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Latest news
Neighbors warned ND horses were starving, listeria found in SD bottled raw milk, elevator fire closes interstate in Minn., industrial beet grower meetings scheduled, Peterson blames Grassley for farm bill heartburn, and South Korea steps up measures to contain bird flu.
Monday, January, 27, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
South Korea steps up measures to contain bird flu
South Korea is stepping up efforts to prevent the spread of bird flu ahead of the Lunar New Year holidays, after migratory birds were found to be infected with the same strain of the virus that hit poultry farms last week.
Monday, January, 20, 2014 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Soybean demand remains strong
Wheat: quiet trade continues Wheat contracts were narrowly mixed throughout last week. The lack of buying interest continues to come from disappointing exports, as well as from technical pressure. For the week ending Jan. 16, March Minneapolis gained 3.5 cents, March Chicago gained 3.75 cents, and March Kansas City gained 3.5 cents.
Monday, January, 20, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Groups ask Obama to require GMO food labels
Four U.S. lawmakers joined with more than 200 food companies, organic farming groups, health and environment organizations and other groups on Jan. 16 to urge President Barack Obama to require manufacturers to label food products that contain genetically engineered (GMO) ingredients.
Monday, January, 20, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Organic food and farm groups ask Obama to require GMO food labels
Four U.S. lawmakers joined with more than 200 food companies, organic farming groups, health and environment organizations and other groups on Thursday to urge President Barack Obama to require manufacturers to label food products that contain genetically engineered ingredients.
Thursday, January, 16, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Ag drainage and environmental concerns
For years, conservationists in Minnesota have been concerned about agricultural drainage of Minnesota’s farmlands. Miles upon miles of underground tile have been installed through private lands as a way to remove excess water and improve crop yields. What benefits the farmers, though, has come at a cost to the environment, some say.
Monday, January, 13, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
US facing crop marketing challenges for 2014
The 2013 to ’14 crop marketing year is confronting more complications on demand and logistics than in previous years. This has depressed local basis and price levels and has encouraged growers to store grain for later shipping.
Monday, January, 13, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
McGillicuddy speaks on plant nutrition
Plant nutrition is more important than ever to corn farmers who want to raise yields, a prominent agronomist said.
Monday, January, 13, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Brutal cold slows US farming and meat business
The coldest weather to hit the central United States in two decades disrupted grain and livestock shipments throughout the nation’s farm belt on Monday, curbed meat production at several packing plants and threatened to damage the dormant wheat crop.
Tuesday, January, 07, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
US wheat threatened by Arctic cold, dryness
Bitter cold temperatures across the U.S. Plains early this week will put some of the dormant hard red winter wheat crop at risk of damage, particularly in drier areas of the region, meteorologists and agronomists said.
Monday, January, 06, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Selloff continues in grains
Wheat struggled again last week, month and year.
Monday, January, 06, 2014 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Nestle initiative aids the ivory coast
Nestle aims to help the world’s top cocoa grower Ivory Coast head off a potential production crisis by distributing 12 million seedlings to the country’s aging plantations, the Swiss company says.
Monday, January, 06, 2014 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
« Previous   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8  Next »