New court action attempts to stop the EPA from granting additional small refinery waivers to the Renewable Fuel Standard.
Business & Inputs
Phillip Gross, of Warden, Washington, grew an irrigated winter wheat field that yielded 202.5 bushels per acre in 2018.
Track interest rate trends in benchmark rates, farm mortgages, operating credit, farm machinery and feeder loans, based on DTN sources and Federal Reserve surveys of ag banks.
Energy Information Administration data shows domestic ethanol stocks posted the first gain in two weeks while production steadily grew to reach a 9-week high.
The current margin condition for the ethanol industry has led to companies cutting production.
While some farms are selling at auctions at sky-high valuations, real estate experts say that's a skewed picture of what's really going on in the farmland market.
Four Minnesota scientists dug into the do's and don'ts of fall fertilizer and nutrient management. See the highlights here.
Ag Interest Rate
|DTN Ag Interest Rate Snapshot|
|TODAY||- LAST YEAR|
|CCC Loan Rate||3.125||2.375|
|Real Estate *||4.53||4.24|
|Feeder Livestock *||4.48||4.01|
|Farm Machinery *||5.44||4.14|
|* Federal Reserve's quarterly average|
|effective interest rates at ag banks.|