Plenish Providing Good Profit Opportunity in SE Indiana

    As the harvest resumes this week, soybean farmers in Southeast Indiana will be watching their yield monitors closely. Early results indicate yields are exceptional. Jason Urwin with DuPont Pioneer says the new T series soybean varieties are performing

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Northeast Indiana Corn Yields Better Than Average

Crop Watch Updates are brought to you by Trupointe Cooperative and Winfield Solutions – with a new location now open in Milford, Indiana.   The forecast indicates an ideal weekend ahead for harvest. Fall rains have created some issues in


EPA Wants to Remove 72 Chemicals from Approved Pesticide List

The Environmental Protection Agency Thursday requested public comment on the agency’s proposal to remove 72 chemicals from the Approved Pesticide Inert Ingredient List. Assistant Administrator for the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Jim Jones, stated “This is the

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Farm Bureau to Match Law Foundation Contributions

From now until Dec. 31, Indiana Farm Bureau will match contributions made to the Indiana Agricultural Law Foundation by individuals and family farms. “We have all witnessed the growing involvement of the judicial branch of government in decisions affecting agriculture,” said

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USDA Launches Climate Hub Website

USDA launched a new website to serve as a portal for climate information. The website launch was announced Wednesday via a department blog. USDA targeted the site towards farmers, ranchers, forest landowners and others to find “useful, practical information to

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Nominations Sought for Hoosiers Going Beyond the Fence for Agriculture

 Nominations for the Beck’s Beyond the Fence Awards are currently being accepted. The awards program honors individuals for their outstanding service and contributions to Indiana agriculture. For the fourth year, the awards are sponsored by Beck’s of Atlanta, Ind., in conjunction


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Closing Comments

Closing Comments Corn USDA’s daily export reporting system reported additional corn demand today. The release indicated that exporters sold 4 million bushels of current-year corn to “unknown destinations.” The sale is likely to Mexico, Japan or South Korea, but we


Jim Riley Market Review for 10/24/2014

Agriculture today is not what it was a decade ago and the futures market that is at the heart of the world farm economy has changed dramatically in just the past few years. Electronic trading and speculative funds have rendered

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