By Barton Community College Barton Community College has announced its list of graduates who earned associate degrees or certificates for career training during the summer semester of 2023. Atchison Mekenzie Vice, A.S. Basehor Jackson Herbel, A.S. Bison Dominique Palmberg, A.S. Ellinwood Megan Clemons. A.A.S. Taryn... Read More.
A series of soy socials will be held in each of the seven grower districts this summer. Missouri Soybeans Field Services Coordinator Dylan Anderson says the socials are relaxed, while being informative. The socials are described as “boots and barbecue” with a light... Read More.
Across the Corn Belt, mild, dry weather prevails. Air quality has greatly improved from earlier in the week, with Canadian wildfire smoke currently positioned to the north and northwest. For parts of the eastern Corn Belt, mainly across Ohio, Indiana, and Michigan, Thursday’s... Read More.
Commentary. Fairs, jackpot livestock shows and cattle breed association junior regional and national events are underway in America’s heartland. This is rural America’s time to shine, and no star burns brighter than the boys and girls participating in 4-H, FFA and junior livestock or junior... Read More.
Photo courtesy of Bill Winke/Instagram On this week’s episode of the Outdoor Adventures hunting podcast from Brownfield Ag News, outdoor writer Bill Winke discusses his strategies for developing food plots and the dos and don’ts of summer scouting. Part 2 of Bill Winke’s interview can... Read More.
Lower diesel fuel prices are prompting more farmers to fill their tanks. Troy Thompson with ProVantage Cooperative in Wisconsin says the price of diesel fuel is around two dollars per gallon lower than a year ago. “Right now, the prices are attractive so,... Read More.
Hog farmers and Missouri 4-H and FFA swine exhibitors can donate their pigs or pork to the Drive to Feed Kids Hogs for Hunger Program this summer, presented by Missouri Farmers Care. Donations can be made after county fairs or during the Missouri State... Read More.
An ag economist says farmland values are holding strong across the Corn Belt. Creighton University’s Ernie Goss tells Brownfield prices have been higher despite weaker grain markets and high interest rates. “Bankers, when you ask them about it, they’re not expecting farmland price growth... Read More.
A dairy analyst says several states are now dumping an oversupply of milk because dairy plants secured more than enough product this spring at lower prices and other issues have caused disruptions. Lucas Fuess with RaboResearch tells Brownfield spot milk prices have been sharply... Read More.
May was National Beef Month and to close it out, Sunday was National BEEF Burger Day. And if we’re being honest – nothing says summer like a beef hamburger sizzling on the grill. And while the grill is a fantastic way to cook... Read More.