Farm Progress America, Nov. 14, 2018

Max Armstrong shares some Farm Bureau history, and the work done by this group

7 tips to prevent insect infestations without insecticides

Start with a grain cleaner, provide airflow and create a low-oxygen environment.

Quick Take: Coleman hog barn, ag innovations, pork ambassador, weather recap

Colemans of Donnellson, Ill., build pig barn. Applications open for pork ambassador internship. Illinois Soybean Association hires ag innovator. October weather a mixed bag.

Get the most out of your pumpkin

What’s Cooking in Illinois: Making your own pumpkin puree doesn’t have to be hard — and it may be far better for you.

Supporting pollinator habitat

Corteva Agriscience partners with National 4-H Council and Pheasants Forever to increase pollinator habitat.

How do you measure stewardship?

Truterra Insights Engine to integrate sustainability metrics from Field to Market's updated Fieldprint Platform.

Registration open for Reducing the Fertilizer Budget workshop

The day-long workshop will cover interaction between fertilizer, soil health and plant health.

Pork 2040 investigates consumer trends in emerging markets

Request for proposals being accepted for China insights.

Feed and handle livestock in style

What’s New From the Shows: Livestock feeding and handling gets less labor-intensive.

Farm Progress America, Nov. 13, 2018

Max Armstrong shares news that three commodity groups have agreed to work more closely together

The election is over. Now let’s hold ’em accountable

Catch up on where some of the most important ag issues stand now.

Conservation with community benefits

NRCS Notes: Here’s why everyone pays for conservation — and what they get in return.

10 semi-finalists announced in 2019 Ag Innovation Challenge

Top 10 finalists all received $10,000. The final four teams will be announced Dec. 5.

Federal Milk Marketing Order goes into effect in California

With this new order more than 80% of the total U.S. milk supply will be covered by the 11 orders overseen by USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service.

Share #RootedinAg holiday frame to help the hungry

Syngenta will donate $5 to Rise Against Hunger each time a #RootedinAg holiday frame is shared on social media profile.

Field to Market launches Fieldprint Platform 3.0

New features and functionality provide more streamlined and efficient user experience.

Startup to innovate crop breeding

Inari is creating what it calls the world’s first “Seed Foundry,” but what does that mean?

Farm Progress America, Nov. 12, 2018

Max Armstrong looks at a unique opportunity for veterans returning from service

New Tribine harvesters are finding favor with Garetson Brothers

Slideshow: The Garetson Brothers were among the first customers as Tribine Harvester moves to production.

Young farmers grow into family business

John and Megan Klemm are at the start of a 10-year plan to gradually take over most operations on their family farm. Here’s how they’re doing it.

Farm Bill program can help veterans transition to career in agriculture

Farming Opportunities Training and Outreach creates a singular program to help veterans transition to careers in agriculture.

5 veterans honored through Kubota's 'Geared to Give' program

Each veteran will receive keys to their new Kubota tractor in a special ceremony in their hometown.

This Week in Agribusiness, Nov. 10, 2018

Max Armstrong and Orion Samuelson talk about the American Angus Association, farm management, seed treatments, the USMCA and more this week.

Get help with important jobs around the farm

What’s new from the shows: These specialized products will help complete tough tasks.

7 ag stories you might have missed this week - Nov. 9, 2018

Ag groups push for farm bill in lame duck session, will industrial hemp be in the final bill and regenerative ag among ag news of the week.

Iowa cellulosic ethanol plant sold to German firm

DuPont sells its central Iowa facility to a company that will use it to produce renewable natural gas.

Farm Progress America, Nov. 9, 2018

Max Armstrong talks about veterinarians and job stress, a growing problem

2 elements of estate planning: Vision and details

Estate Plan Edge: You want your farm to succeed for future generations, but you don’t want to control it from the grave. Is that having your cake and eating it, too?

USDA invests $1.6 billion in 46 projects in 24 states

Money will be invested in rural electric utility infrastructure projects.

6 billion miles on E15

American drivers have driven 6 billion miles on E15.

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