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COUNTY AGENT GUY

December 1, 2017 All signs are literally pointing to the fact that the shopping season is in high gear. more »»

 
 
 
CROP WATCH

December 1, 2017 From what looked like a deep freeze last half of November is going out like a lamb. That is another two weeks of time to get odd jobs and the last of the field work and 2018 prep work done. more »»

IT'S FRIDAY

December 1, 2017 Rick Friday's cartoon submission for Dec. 1. more »»

DAVID KRUSE

December 1, 2017 Warren Buffet once made the statement that “you get to see who is swimming naked when the tide goes out.” He wasn’t referring to the beach. more »»

BRIAN HOOPS

December 1, 2017 CHS is reporting net income of $128 million for the past fiscal year. That compares to $424 million in FY2016. more »»

CROP WATCH

December 1, 2017 From what looked like a deep freeze last half of November is going out like a lamb. That is another two weeks of time to get odd jobs and the last of the field work and 2018 prep work done. more »»

FARM AND FOOD FILE

November 30, 2017 Wilbur Ross, the U.S. Secretary of Commerce, is not happy with you, me, and, based on comments he made at a gathering of Big Biz executives Nov. 16, our republic’s representative government. more »»

KARL SETZER

November 30, 2017 Even though harvest has wound down for the year, yield reports across United States continue to give little real direction on total crop sizes. more »»

COUNTY AGENT GUY

November 24, 2017 Life shouldn’t be this complicated. A mysterious piece of equipment called a “router” recently quit working at our house. In tech-speak, it “went on the fritz,” or, more precisely, “crapped out. more »»

KARL SETZER

November 24, 2017 Trade continues to release predictions on carryout for both this year and next. It is believed that next year’s corn yield will hold at 172 bushels per acre and acres will total 91 million. more »»

IT'S FRIDAY

November 24, 2017 Rick Friday's cartoon submission for Nov. more »»

CROP WATCH

November 24, 2017 We are in the early stage of what seems to be a cold winter. December through late February is typically the period that seems to have the coldest weather and the most snow. more »»

BRIAN HOOPS

November 24, 2017 R-CALF USA has filed a complaint against another beef checkoff contractor. This allegation points to a news story quoting U.S. Meat Export Federation President and CEO Phil Seng. more »»

IT'S FRIDAY

November 17, 2017 It's Rick Friday's cartoon submission for Nov. 17, 2017. more »»

FARM AND FOOD FILE

November 17, 2017 Michael Lewis is a serious writer with a list of serious bona fides: Princeton bachelor’s degree, master’s from the London School of Economics, a brief career on Wall Street and author of... more »»

DAVID KRUSE

November 17, 2017 In the 1980’s when I began authoring the Commstock Report one of my first major reports during the Ag Depression was entitled, “Tale of Two Economie. more »»

COUNTY AGENT GUY

November 17, 2017 Thanksgiving is almost here, that day when we stuff ourselves until our tummies are as tight as drumheads and we lapse into couch comas. It’s as if Sunday came on Thursday. more »»

CROP WATCH

November 17, 2017 We are now about five weeks from the actual start of winter. The days are several hours shorter and darkness comes about three hours sooner than it needs to. more »»

BRIAN HOOPS

November 17, 2017 Cargill Inc., one of the world’s biggest agricultural trading houses, is shaking up its risk management division after the company was forced to pay a $10 million fine for misleading customers. The U. more »»

KARL SETZER

November 17, 2017 The USDA shocked the market by releasing a record 175.4 bushel per acre corn yield in the November supply and demand report. This was . more »»

Truly thankful for many things

November 17, 2017 Last spring I wrote that I was giving up my weekly column, something I enjoyed doing for many years. My main reason for quitting my column was my wife and I had busy summer ahead of us. more »»

 
 

 

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