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Rabobank executive Rajiv Singh and Land O'Lakes COO Beth Ford discuss the prospect of a depressed farm economy coupled with uncertain trade relations at the 2017 Ag Outlook Forum in Arlington, Virginia. (DTN photo by Emily Unglesbee)
Outlook Panel Dissects Ag Economy
2/23/2017 | 2:29 PM CST
USDA Chief Economist Bob Johansson unveiled the department's first forecasts for spring planting at the USDA Outlook Forum on Thursday. (DTN photo by Emily Unglesbee)
USDA Outlook
2/23/2017 | 9:25 AM CST
Workers process onions at a farm in Georgia. Under new guidelines handed down by the Trump administration, farmers could face more penalties for hiring people who are in the country illegally.
New Immigration Rules to Affect Farmers
2/23/2017 | 8:54 AM CST
When it comes to contentious U.S. relations with Mexico, Presidents James K. Polk and Donald J. Trump could turn out to be the perfect bookends. (Courtesy photos)
The Market's Fine Print
2/22/2017 | 5:57 PM CST
Paved or gravel roads and certain crop fields, such as corn, can serve as part of the required downwind buffers between Xtend soybean and cotton fields and sensitive areas. (DTN photo by Pamela Smith)
Dicamba Decisions - 5
2/22/2017 | 1:43 PM CST
  1. Industry Execs Brace for More Low Returns, Volatile Trade Environment

  2. USDA Forecasts Higher Soy, Lower Corn Acres

  3. Tighter Immigration Guidelines Could Affect Farmers, Stress H-2A Guest-Worker Program

  4. Polk and Trump at War

  5. Buckle Up for Complex New Buffer Requirements

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