Challenges to profitability in the cattle industry have been relentless throughout its history. Over the past 50 years, however, an organization created by cattle producers has helped effectively address those challenges.
Average Nebraska ag land value dropped 3% from last year, according to a preliminary report of the 2018 Nebraska Farm Real Estate Market survey. That's less than the 9% drop reported in 2017 and similar to the 4% drop reported in spring 2016.
As of Sunday, in Kansas: Winter wheat condition rated 17 percent very poor, 36 poor, 35 fair, 11 good, and 1 excellent.
The Risk Management Agency (RMA) recently completed the 2018 price discovery period for corn and soybeans in Nebraska. The 2018 corn projected price came in at $3.96 with a 0.15 volatility factor. The 2018 soybean projected price came in at $10.16 with a
Many U.S. Wheat organizations have expressed hope in a letter to U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer that the Administration will immediately prioritize accession to TPP to save the valuable Japanese market for U.S. wheat farmers.
Nearly 800 cattle producers and beef industry supporters from Kansas and surrounding states were on hand for the 105th annual Cattlemens Day at Kansas State University on March 2.