Top Ag News Stories

A review of more than 22 million hospital admissions in 44 states from 2000 to 2015 found the average cost of opioid overdose admission to intensive care units jumped from $58,517 per patient in 2009, to $92,408 in 2015. (Photo by MPD01605, CC BY-SA 2.0)
Pandora's Pill Bottle - 3
12/19/2018 | 6:04 AM CST
The farm bill increases USDA's Farm Service Agency loan guarantees to $1.75 million, while boosting direct farm ownership loans to $600,000 and direct operating loans to $400,000. (DTN file photo by Nick Scalise)
Bankers Praise Farm Bill's Credit Title
12/19/2018 | 6:06 AM CST
Indiana farmer Doug Payne has been clean from a heroin addiction since 2007. (DTN photo by David Charrlin)
Pandora's Pill Bottle - 2
12/18/2018 | 6:02 AM CST
The micronutrient market potential for copper, boron, manganese, iron and zinc could total 743,257 tons in straight removal. The critical deficiency could total 182,833 tons. (Chart courtesy of Dale Edgington, Advanced Micronutrient Products)
Global Fertilizer Outlook - 5
12/18/2018 | 11:28 AM CST
The NCGA released the results of its 2018 National Corn Yield Contest, which boasted a top yield of 477.7 bpa. (DTN file photo)
NCGA Yield Contest
12/17/2018 | 1:48 PM CST
  1. Impact of Opioids

  2. Farm Bill Raises FSA Loan Guarantee Limit

  3. How Opioids Become a Problem

  4. Micronutrients See Large Market Potential

  5. Corn Grower Hits 477 BPA in National Corn Yield Contest

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