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Eastern Pacific Ocean temperatures are above normal and not showing a cooling tendency toward La Nina. (NOAA graphic)
NOAA La Nina Call Uncertain
10/21/2016 | 4:47 PM CDT
Cotton growers will have to rely on Section 18 emergency use exemptions in 2017 to use Transform (sulfoxaflor) to control the tarnished plant bug, pictured above. (DTN file photo)
Sulfoxaflor Label Finalized
10/21/2016 | 11:08 AM CDT
To help employees value their full compensation, tally perks like the employer's contribution to health insurance, meals and company-provided vehicles. (DTN photo by Marcia Taylor)
Ag's HR Coach
10/20/2016 | 5:58 AM CDT
Rather than an asset, childhood memories of deprivation or other hardships, such as those during the Dust Bowl, can influence how heirs view farmland. (USDA historical photo)
Family Business Matters
10/20/2016 | 11:39 AM CDT
  1. Many 'Maybes' In La Nina Forecast

  2. No Transform Label for Cotton, Sorghum in 2017

  3. DOJ Queries Farmers on Deere-Precision Planting Deal

  4. Make Farm Benefits Matter

  5. Land as a Liability

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