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Net Farm Income Forecast to Drop Dramatically

posted on February 14, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Net Farm Income Forecast to Drop Dramatically
Net farm income is forecast to fall nearly 27 percent this year to $95.8 billion. That would still be above the 10-year average. The 2013 income level was $130.5 billion, the highest since 1973 when adjusted for inflation. If realized, this would... Full Story

Farmers Work to Shrink Dead Zone

posted on February 14, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Farmers Work to Shrink Dead Zone
The Iowa Nutrient Reduction Strategy is being implemented in Iowa to reduce nitrogen and phosphorus run-off from agricultural land. Full Story

GMO Controversy Continues

posted on February 14, 2014 at 4:59 PM

GMO Controversy Continues
As Europe becomes more receptive to genetically modified foods, the dialogue continues in the U.S. regarding regulatory oversight. Full Story

Market to Market (February 7, 2014)

posted on February 7, 2014 at 7:14 PM

Market to Market (February 7, 2014)
Full Program: After years of delays, extensions and partisan gridlock, the Farm Bill is signed into law. The Obama Administration releases a key environmental report on the Keystone XL pipeline. Facing yet another year of severe drought, California ranchers... Full Story

Market Plus: Don Roose

posted on February 7, 2014 at 7:14 PM

Market Plus: Don Roose
Market Analyst Don Roose discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

Market Analysis: Don Roose

posted on February 7, 2014 at 6:30 PM

Market Analysis: Don Roose
Analyst Don Roose discusses the markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

State Department Finds Keystone Pipeline Will Not Impact Carbon Emissions

posted on February 7, 2014 at 5:52 PM

State Department Finds Keystone Pipeline Will Not Impact Carbon Emissions
Late last week, the State Department announced that it has no major environmental objections to the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada. Full Story

Farm Bill Becomes Law

posted on February 7, 2014 at 5:51 PM

Farm Bill Becomes Law
After years of setback, the Farm Bill – a measure authorizing nearly a $100 billion in annual federal spending finally emerged from Congress. Full Story

Farmers and Ranchers Cope with Historic California Drought

posted on February 7, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Farmers and Ranchers Cope with Historic California Drought
Well known for its commitment to environmental issues, the nation’s top agricultural state now sees the natural beauty it has long sought to protect showing an ugly side. Full Story

Push for Ethanol Continues as President Leaves Biofuels out of State of the Union

posted on February 3, 2014 at 8:43 AM

Push for Ethanol Continues as President Leaves Biofuels out of State of the Union
The final push before the comment period on cuts to RFS ethanol mandates closed Tuesday, January 28, 2014. Bob Dinneen joined Iowa Governor Terry Brandstad and IRFA Executive Director Monte Shaw for the 8th annual Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit. T.... Full Story

Market to Market (January 31, 2014)

posted on January 31, 2014 at 7:10 PM

Market to Market (January 31, 2014)
Full Program: The law authorizing nearly a trillion dollars in spending on farm and nutrition programs moves one step closer to fruition. President Obama unveils his vision for U.S. energy production – much to the chagrin of ethanol supporters. Iowa farmers... Full Story

Market Plus: Naomi Blohm

posted on January 31, 2014 at 6:39 PM

Market Plus: Naomi Blohm
Market Analyst Naomi Blohm discusses the commodity markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

Market Analysis: Naomi Blohm

posted on January 31, 2014 at 6:23 PM

Market Analysis: Naomi Blohm
Analyst Naomi Blohm discusses the markets with host Mike Pearson. Full Story

Farmers and Rural Communities Unite In Battling Nitrate Pollution

posted on January 31, 2014 at 4:13 PM

Farmers and Rural Communities Unite In Battling Nitrate Pollution
Small rural communities faced with expensive solutions to providing clean water are looking at alternatives that are aimed at prevention rather than treatment. Full Story

Farm Bill Clears House Hurdle

posted on January 31, 2014 at 2:55 PM

Farm Bill Clears House Hurdle
After years of drafts, amendments and delays, the near $1 trillion Farm Bill finally made it through the House of Representatives this week winning bipartisan support. Full Story
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