DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Thursday, August 6, 2020 2:46PM CDT
The majority of retail fertilizer prices declined this week, with UAN prices dropping 4% compared to last month. Two fertilizers, DAP and MAP, saw slightly higher prices.
COVID-19 Weighs on Ag Economy
Thursday, August 6, 2020 2:43PM CDT
Reports from the American Farm Bureau Federation and the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City show American farmers are facing increasing financial pressure.
Call the Market
Thursday, August 6, 2020 2:41PM CDT
Cattlemen were leery of this summer's early feeder cattle market, but as time progressed, prices have gotten closer to rallying the three-year averages. Heading into fall, the biggest question is one that distinctly differentiates the bulls from the bears. Will feeder cattle prices keep with their recent momentum, defying all odds and moving past any fundamental worry, or will an overabundance of supply hitting this fall's later sales drive prices lower?
Big Data to Calculate Carbon
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 3:24PM CDT
Microsoft, Land O'Lakes, Bayer and Smithfield Foods are some of the players offering more data gathering and analyzing options to producers, potentially across tens of millions of acres.