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Retailer: Cover crop demand is exceeding available supply
Call 2019 the Year of the Spring Storms, as well as the Year of the Cover Crop. With total U.S. prevent-plant acreage expected to shatter the old record of 3.6 million in 2013, farmers are showing much greater interest in cover crops.
Trade, rural broadband main topics during Policy Summit
Farmers at the July 30 Indiana Corn Marketing Council/Indiana Soybean Alliance Ag Policy Summit heard from U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski and others on the state of ag policy affecting the state and nation.
Stakeholders prepare for 2020 Illinois River closure
Agribusiness representatives, farmers and other key stakeholders gathered August 6 in Peoria to wrap up a series of Illinois Farm Bureau (IFB) meetings on the planned repair and closure of six locks along the Illinois River in 2020 – an effort that will essentially shut down the key trade waterway for most of next summer.