Todd's Take

As with corn, buy low, sell high is good advice for soybeans, but needs a slight adjustment for cattle.


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Livestock Producers Prepare for Storm

Cattle and hog producers across the central Midwest are taking some extra measures to protect their animals' health and performance in a winter storm that is forecast to move across the region late Friday and this weekend.


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Farm Credit CEOs: Open Gov't

The CEOs of three Farm Credit banks and the Farm Credit Council called on lawmakers and the president to reopen the federal government so farmers can get farm loans lined up before planting season begins.


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FSA Offices to Partially Open

USDA will recall about 2,500 Farm Service Agency workers for Thursday, Friday and Tuesday to help process payments and provide limited help with existing loans for farmers and ranchers.


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Hemp Interest Remains High

A panel discussion at the American Farm Bureau Federation convention drew a big crowd of farmers interested in what it means now that Congress has removed hemp from being classified as a Schedule I drug as part of the farm bill.


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