The Hunt for a Pest
Friday, April 17, 2015 3:57PM CDT
With the Old World bollworm established in Puerto Rico, USDA is ramping up funding and research to survey and detect the pest on the U.S. mainland, while Monsanto is seeking to increase U.S. acres devoted to its new Bt soybean product.
H5N2's Murky Market Impacts
Friday, April 17, 2015 11:40AM CDT
While the avian influenza outbreak is unlikely to cause a poultry supply shortage, the length of time barns sit idle could have an impact on corn consumption. It could also put pressure on retail beef sales in the heat of grilling season.
DTN Distillers Grain Weekly Update
Friday, April 17, 2015 7:14AM CDT
Prices of DDG remained steady since last week, with lackluster interest and short supplies.
Alfalfa Weevils May Be Active This Year
Thursday, April 16, 2015 10:20AM CDT
Warmer winter weather may lead to problems with alfalfa weevils this year, making scouting for the insects vital.