A decade after the biggest carbon market for agriculture in the U.S. collapsed, carbon and ecosystem service markets are truly starting over. One group, the Ecosystem Services Market Consortium, received a $10.3 million grant this week...
Business & Inputs
Ethanol inventory in the United States was drawn down again last week, falling to the lowest stock level in more than 2 1/2 years despite a decline in ethanol demand and higher output, with ethanol production up for an eighth week.
POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels in Emmetsburg, Iowa, one of the few commercial cellulosic ethanol plants operating in the country, will pause cellulosic production and focus on research and development. Company officials pointed to the way EPA...
As the CFTC takes another crack at rules that would place trading limits on speculative noncommercial traders, the commission's new chairman said CFTC has incorporated several recommendations to try to ease some concerns of...
Farmers can expect to see another round of Market Facilitation Program payments in the mail before Thanksgiving.
Three contest entries broke the 200-bushel barrier this year; the National Wheat Yield Contest also continues to recognize growers who far exceed county averages.
Ethanol inventory in the United States fell for the third time in four weeks, reaching the lowest level in over two years.
Ag Interest Rate
|DTN Ag Interest Rate Snapshot|
|TODAY||- LAST YEAR|
|CCC Loan Rate||2.625||3.125|
|Real Estate *||5.59||5.35|
|Feeder Livestock *||4.80||4.97|
|Farm Machinery *||5.89||5.74|
|* Federal Reserve's quarterly average|
|effective interest rates at ag banks.|