Illinois' average corn yield came in at 196.96 bushels per acre on
day 3 of the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour.
See DTN Ag News. BMidwest Crop Tour - Day 3...
Chris Clayton continues looking at the state of agriculture along
historic Route 66, dubbed "The Mother Road" by novelist John Steinbeck. In his
sixth installment, Clayton profiles a feedyard operator who is seeing more rain
in his area, along with better crops and grazing conditions. However, rail
costs are rising, and changing basis at local elevators is affecting the Texas
See DTN Ag News. BFarming on the Mother Road-6...
As crop prices and insurance coverage swoon, farmers may need to
supplement incomes with federal farm support programs.
See DTN Ag News. BPick Contingency Plans - 3...
Chris Clayton has been continuing his trip looking at the state of
agriculture along historic Route 66, dubbed "The Mother Road" by novelist John
Steinbeck. In his fifth installment, Clayton examines how modern-day Oklahoma
farmers still battle droughts that once drove Dust Bowl farmers to use the
highway to escape to what they hoped would be a better life in California.
See . FFarming on the Mother Road-5...
It's almost like Christmas morning as DTN Contributing Analyst Elaine
Kub unwraps some possible profitability scenarios for corn growers based on
state yield estimates reported by scouts on this week's Midwest Crop Tour.
See DTN Ag News. 7^Kub's Den...