“It looks like soybeans will be driving the train in terms of what’s going on in the markets for the next year or year and a half," says John Anderson, American Farm Bureau Federation deputy chief economist....More
A few weeks back, it was my privilege to visit Children’s Home outside Paragould, Ark. That visit led to a lengthy feature – but one without the backstory of how Farm Press and the charity came together.
This is a truncated version of that backstory and, hopefully, a few words that will bring sweet memories, a smile, and renewed appreciation of a missed colleague back to the fore.
But before continuing, please read this first....More
Monsanto's Robb Fraley says biotech companies need to do a better job of educating consumers about the role of GMOs in doubling crop yields and expanding food production to meet a rapidly growing world population....More
It is a shame, says Julie White, that today’s kids are whizzes with computers and all things video/digital, but most of them know zilch about agriculture. She started Farmtastic to try and correct that....More