Trans Fat Ban Begins
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 6:36AM CDT
As a decades-long effort to get rid of trans fats officially concludes Monday, high oleic soybeans are poised to expand their market share.
USDA Crop Progress
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 6:29AM CDT
The U.S. corn crop's good-to-excellent rating is the highest for this time of year in nearly two decades, according to the USDA National Ag Statistics Service's latest Crop Progress report.
Health Care by Association
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 6:24AM CDT
Language in the House version of the farm bill would help farm associations start or promote health plans for their members. The language comes as the U.S. Department of Labor is expected to finalize language meant to expand Association Health Plans (AHPs) as a way to lower insurance costs for small employers.
Neb. Ranch Asks $34 Million
Monday, June 18, 2018 11:15AM CDT
The Zeman Ranch in the Nebraska Sandhills is listed for $20 million more than the next most expensive ranch for sale in the state, and the hefty price tag highlights dueling philosophies in the farmland market.