NFU Seeks to Grow Membership
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 10:26AM CDT
In his address to National Farmers Union members Saturday evening, NFU President Roger Johnson said that the group had achieved its most important goals in the farm bill debate, which includes a commodity program that includes target prices and no congressional action to change the country-of-origin labeling program for red meat.
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 3:36PM CDT
Retail fertilizer prices were still on the rise the first week of March, with urea and DAP again leading the way higher.
Vilsack Defends COOL Rule
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 10:00AM CDT
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack vigorously defended country-of-origin labeling for red meat at the National Farmers Union's annual convention in Santa Fe, N.M., on Monday.
New Dairy Safety Net
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 7:03AM CDT
The new margin protection program will begin on Sept. 1 and will replace the Milk Income Loss Contract program.