Top Ag News Stories

One of the charts shown to members of the crop insurance industry at their annual meeting highlighted that net farm income in 2018 was the third lowest over the last 20 years in inflation-adjusted terms. (Graphic courtesy of the American Farm Bureau Federation)
Tariffs Slow Export Projections
2/20/2019 | 11:54 AM CST
The average retail price of urea was $405 per ton the second week of February 2019, down slightly from $407 per ton a month ago. (DTN chart)
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
2/20/2019 | 6:28 AM CST
Jerome Hennessey, the former Ashby Farmers Cooperative manager in Ashby, Minnesota, reached a plea agreement on allegations of mail fraud and income tax evasion. (Photo courtesy of the Battle Lake, Minnesota, Review)
Farmers Co-op Manager Reaches Plea Deal
2/20/2019 | 2:09 PM CST
Having different sources of S that are both elemental and sulfate will allow plants access to the nutrient all growing season. (DTN file photo)
Sulfur Fertilizers: One Vital Nutrient
2/19/2019 | 1:19 PM CST
  1. Farm Bureau: Lenders Say Farmers Dependent on Off-Farm Income

  2. Most Retail Fertilizer Prices Continue to Move Higher

  3. Hennessey Could Face More Than 20 Years in Prison, $5.3M in Restitution

  4. RMA Administrator: No Hemp Coverage Currently, New Enterprise Coverage Coming

  5. Research Shows Season-Long Availability of Sulfur Vital for Most Crops

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