While Louisiana leaders praise the Corps of Engineers' decision to fund dredging the lower Mississippi River to a 50-foot draft depth, advocates several hundred miles farther north in states such as Iowa also praise the decision, which...
Business & Inputs
When a large part of Reynolds Ag Solutions farm shop near Indianola, Iowa, was blown away by a violent storm in 2018, fortunately no none was hurt. The rebuilt shop has been selected as one of America's Best Shops. This is the third...
A tax quirk two years ago looked like a windfall for farmers who did business with cooperatives. Now, new rules might actually increase the taxes for at least some farmers who are patrons of more diversified cooperatives.
Domestic ethanol inventory increased in the week ended Feb. 7 while production tumbled over 4% and demand dropped about 2%, according to data released Wednesday, Feb. 12, by the Energy Information Administration.
An attorney for the biofuels industry said he believes the EPA may change the small-refinery exemptions program following a recent court ruling.
The head of the Renewable Fuels Association told an industry audience on Tuesday the future for ethanol lies in carbon reduction efforts.
Missouri River basin flood risk remains high with saturated soil moisture profiles.
Ag Interest Rate
|DTN Ag Interest Rate Snapshot|
|TODAY||- LAST YEAR|
|CCC Loan Rate||2.500||3.625|
|Real Estate *||5.59||5.35|
|Feeder Livestock *||4.80||4.97|
|Farm Machinery *||5.89||5.74|
|* Federal Reserve's quarterly average|
|effective interest rates at ag banks.|