May 16, 2016
Delta Farm Press

Agriculture’s friends seeking solutions to environmental issues

Thank goodness for commercial agriculture's friends because its enemies are out to get its practitioners, congressional aide says....More
May 10, 2016
Bayer CropScience

Growers have more options to help get through the 2016 downturn

Farm lender participants may begin a "sorting out" if the current economically stressful times in agriculture continue for a lengthy period....More
May 11, 2016
Delta Farm Press

2014 farm bill’s provisions making life more difficult for farmers

Farm bill expert Bill Bridgforth says provisions of 2014 farm bill leave much to be desired, but they could become worse if more changes are made....More
May 6, 2016
Delta Farm Press

Land, equipment values could be keys to surviving economic adversity

Farmland values have been holding steady in the Mid-South, but prices of used equipment are another matter, according to AgHeritage CEO Greg Cole....More
May 6, 2016

Ag sector downturn to last how long?

“The start of the current environment really began in 2014. When prices fall as hard as they have and expenses don’t fall at the same rate, it sends you from an extremely good profit scenario to a very bad scenario.” -- Greg Cole, CEO of AgHeritage Farm Credit Services....More
May 5, 2016

Reality check needed for non-farm residents? 1

Weed Science Society of America herbicide elimination estimates lead to questions about perceptions of environmentla activist groups....More
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