Two Midwestern-based ag cooperatives have announced their intent to merge. Jason Schwenneker, CEO of Northern Country Cooperative, says unification with Viafield would strengthen service and resources for farmer-owners. “We started working together more than two years ago,” he said, “as far as the companies trying... Read More.
While drought conditions have improved across the country, a livestock economist says much of cattle country remains desperate for rain. University of Missouri’s Scott Brown says, “There’s still a number of places where cattle are abundant that we don’t have enough rainfall relative to... Read More.