DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 7:53AM CDT
Standoff between high-priced fertilizer and depressed corn prices has some growers changing tactics for 2015 crops.
WTO Rules Against US COOL
Monday, October 20, 2014 12:34PM CDT
The World Trade Organization publicly released its latest ruling on the U.S. Country of Origin Labeling law and rule by USDA. The global trade panel found that changes made to COOL in 2013 by USDA actually made livestock trade between the U.S., Canada and Mexico more difficult.
Advocating for Biotech Wheat
Monday, October 20, 2014 12:00PM CDT
Wheat scientists and breeders at the World Food Prize Borlaug Dialogue on Friday pushed for more research programs for the crop and stressed that genetic engineering will be needed to grow more wheat in the future. One of the final panel discussions in the weeklong symposium tackled wheat production and rust diseases that plague the crop globally.
Brazil Soy Crop Just 10% Planted
Monday, October 20, 2014 8:55AM CDT
Another week of hot, dry weather means Brazilian soybean planting has fallen further behind schedule.