DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 1:24PM CST
DTN's weekly survey shows a slight bump in all major products.
Inputs Outlook - 1
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 8:50AM CST
Crop-protection chemicals represent a relatively small portion of operating costs, so the 2% increase USDA forecasts for 2015 won't break the bank. But with growing concerns about herbicide-resistant weeds and certain insects getting harder to control, producers are looking at changing their chemical programs.
Inputs Outlook - 2
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 8:49AM CST
Paying cash, placing orders early and buying in quantity provide the best deals on seed. Companies are offering credit programs, as well.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 4:01PM CST
What better way to know what soybeans your customers need than to also be one of those customers? Mike Beard, a soybean and hog farmer from Frankfort, Ind., knows firsthand what higher protein content in the soybeans he raises means for his pigs' performance.