By Michael Swain, 247Sports.com LAWRENCE, Kan. - With KU’s first game of the season in the rearview mirror, there are a few players who are dealing with lingering issues who either played in a limited capacity against Missouri State or didn’t play at all... Read More.
The president of Minnesota Farm Bureau wants updates to the Dairy Margin Coverage Program included in the next farm bill. Dan Glessing, a dairy farmer from Waverly, says DMC has been a good risk management tool but it no longer reflects the current ag... Read More.
The director of the Missouri State Fair says design work is being finalized for a new, covered arena for the state fairgrounds in Sedalia. Mark Wolfe tells Brownfield funding from the American Rescue Plan is helping fund the new $50 million facility, which will... Read More.
At least two Midwest agriculture directors would like to see adjustments for emergency haying and grazing Conservation Reserve Program acres in the next farm bill. Minnesota Ag Commissioner Thom Petersen tells Brownfield with the widespread drought, the issue got a lot of attention during... Read More.
Nearly 40 proposals have been submitted to USDA to reform the Federal Milk Marketing Order. American Farm Bureau Federation economist Danny Munch has been tracking the process. “Some of those proposals fit under the same category, so they might be combined, but ultimately the Secretary... Read More.
Market analyst Arlan Suderman with StoneX Group says the global vegetable oil markets are responding to the Environmental Protection Agency’s final Renewable Volume Obligations with significant losses. “It was hoped by the market that the one week delay in releasing the RVOs would result... Read More.
The chair of the United Soybean Board says progress is being made on a project to deepen the lower Mississippi River and improve the efficiency of ag exports. The Army Corps of Engineers is deepening more than 250 miles of the Mississippi River from... Read More.
A U.S. Representative from Minnesota says lawmakers are considering ways to continue to improve the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program in the next farm bill. Brad Finstad is the chairman of the House Ag Subcommittee on Nutrition. “We’re just trying to make sure we take a... Read More.