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Kacey Birchmier Byline: Natalina Sents Farmers across the plains of Kansas and Nebraska have been busy over the past week. Planting progress continued across the region, but corn progress remains... (full story)


Byline: Natalina Sents Take a look back at 12 topics Successful Farming has tackled over the years. See how much technology - and styles - have changed. Our dedication to making farmers successful remains the same. 1.... (full story)


David Ekstrom Byline: Natalina Sents Welcome to The Highlight Reel. Here you’ll find a recap of recent light-hearted or unusual news. These aren't the headlines, but the funny, inspiring, or touching... (full story)


David Ekstrom Byline: Natalina Sents Farmers across the Corn Belt are itching to get in the field to start the 2018 planting season. But unseasonably cool weather and substantial April snow totals are... (full story)


Dave Kestel Byline: Natalina Sents Welcome to The Highlight Reel. Here you’ll find a recap of recent light-hearted or unusual news. These aren't the headlines, but the funny, inspiring, or touching... (full story)


iStock: fotokostic Byline: Emma Wilson Today, as farmers eagerly welcome the first day of spring, many are also celebrating National Ag Day and the role of youth in the future of agriculture. ... (full story)


Byline: Mike McGinnis DES MOINES, Iowa -- After building up large bullish positions, the funds are liquidating 'long-the-market' contracts and the corn and soybean markets are paying the price. Also, investors are... (full story)


iStock: stevanovicigor Byline: Successful Farming Staff Researchers have identified key trends they are expecting to be prevalent in the U.S. in 2018. The nine trends below were identified through... (full story)


United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue sits down with Successful Farming Editorial Content Director, Dave Kurns, and discuss some of the hot topics in agriculture: RFS, trade, immigration, and the farm bill.   News ... (full story)


Byline: Natalina Sents This winter all eyes have been on South America. The grain markets have been reacting to the drought conditions in Argentina for weeks. Meteorologist David Streit of Commodity Weather Group, LLC ... (full story)


Byline: Natalina Sents Welcome to This Week in Agriculture. We will bring you interesting, out-of-the-ordinary finds going on in agriculture. Not the big headlines, but the curious, funny, and inspiring stories across the... (full story)


David Ekstrom Byline: Natalina Sents A team of Successful Farming video producers and editors traveled to East Moline, Illinois Monday for an exclusive tour of John Deere's archives. The facilites... (full story)


Byline: Emma Wilson This week kicks off the 70th year of the celebration of National FFA Week and activities to promote and celebrate agriculture will be taking place throughout the week. “FFA members aren’t just the... (full story)


Kyle Lammers Byline: Emma Wilson Kyle Lammers was only 13 years old when a farming accident took his left arm. However, the loss of a limb didn’t keep Lammers from returning to the family farm, thanks... (full story)


Byline: Natalina Sents Welcome to This Week in Agriculture. We will bring you interesting, out-of-the-ordinary finds going on in agriculture. Not the big headlines, but the curious, funny, and inspiring stories across the... (full story)


Byline: Emma Wilson In a world where consumers want to know how their food is produced, editors Claire Brown and Joe Fassler are working to close the communication gap between consumers and farmers across the nation. Both... (full story)


Michael Vadon Byline: Chuck Abbott As part of a mammoth package envisioned by the Trump administration, the nation’s governors would be given $50 billion in block grants to help finance rural projects... (full story)


Mike McGinnis Byline: Mike McGinnis DES MOINES, Iowa -- The U.S. soybean and wheat ending stocks are getting bigger, while the corn stocks tighten, according to the USDA. As a result, corn market... (full story)


Photo: TedX Manhattan Byline: Agri-Pulse Communications Wayne Pacelle, who built the Humane Society of the United States into the country's most effective animal rights organization as its president... (full story)


iStock: Marc Bruxelle Byline: Chuck Abbott Sen.  Jeff Flake , from trade-sensitive Arizona, said he had secured commitments from the Trump administration to avoid “ill-advised seasonal or regional”... (full story)


David Ekstrom Byline: Chuck Abbott President Trump set out to erase the Obama-era Waters of the United States rule in his first weeks in office. Now the EPA has finalized an action that should keep... (full story)


Photo: USDA Byline: Agri-Pulse Communications Mary Kay Thatcher plans to join Syngenta's Washington, D.C. office as senior lead of Federal Government Relations in mid-February. In this new role,... (full story)


Photo: TedX Manhattan Byline: Chuck Abbott Wayne Pacelle, the scourge of the U.S. meat industry in his role as chief executive of the Humane Society of the United States, is the subject of three... (full story)


Joyce N. Boghosian Byline: Chuck Abbott After declaring “America is a nation of builders,” President Trump asked Congress to write a bill that would fund $1.5 trillion in “gleaming new roads, bridges,... (full story)


Byline: Natalina Sents Attendees reached for their phones to document and react to the keynote speakers at Friday’s Land Expo in West Des Moines, Iowa. The event attracted farmers, investors, bankers, and economists from... (full story)


iStock: ronniechua Byline: Chuck Abbott In a letter to leaders of the NAFTA nations,  seven wheat groups  that span the continent and represent a range of players, from growers to millers to bakers,... (full story)


Byline: Chuck Abbott A year to the day after President Trump pulled the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, the remaining 11 nations, which include Australia, Japan, Canada, and Mexico, completed... (full story)


Photography: Provided by Danielle Nierenberg Byline: Laurie Bedord Growing up, Danielle Nierenberg was a city kid unwillingly living the country life. “My parents wanted to raise their kids in the... (full story)


Iowa Senator Charles Grassley Byline: Chuck Abbott On the same day that Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue released a 42-point list of farm bill principles, Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley said the 2018 bill... (full story)


USDA Byline: Chuck Abbott The 2018 farm bill, while helping “those truly in need” to get enough food, should “support work as the pathway to self-sufficiency, well-being, and economic mobility,” said... (full story)


Byline: Chuck Abbott Voluntary conservation, boosted by USDA’s cost-share programs, has “proved unable to achieve reduction in emissions large enough to meet water (quality) goals,” says the American Enterprise Institute... (full story)


USDA Byline: Jodi Henke On the day U.S. Ag Secretary Sonny Purdue took office, President Trump signed an executive order that created an Agriculture and Rural Prosperity task force. It was created... (full story)


Byline: Natalina Sents Over 700 people gathered in Treamont, Illinois for Precision Planting’s 2018 Winter Conference on Tuesday. “This is the biggest and baddest winter conference we’ve ever had,” says Brad Arnold,... (full story)


Byline: FERN's Ag Insider After a three-year plunge, U.S. farm income is stabilizing “at much lower levels than in previous years,” said the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank, warning that “growing inventories and... (full story)


Michael Vadon Byline: Natalina Sents President Trump spoke to a crowd of farmers and ranchers on Monday at American Farm Bureau's convention in Nashville, Tennessee. Agricultural producers and... (full story)


David Ekstrom Byline: Natalina Sents A SMALL-TOWN EFFORT FOR A FELLOW FARMER AND FRIEND Posted on: October 13, 2017 In six hours, 11 combines, 21 semis, and 14 auger wagons harvested 400 acres of... (full story)


Byline: Successful Farming Staff Welcome to This Week in Agriculture – or TWIA, for short. We will bring you interesting, out-of-the-ordinary finds going on in agriculture. Not the headlines, but the curious, funny, and... (full story)


Byline: Jessie Scott Vermeer’s self-propelled baler, the Successful Farming 2017 Ultimate UTV Evaluation, and the story of a community coming together to harvest a farmer’s crop all made the Agriculture.com top 10 list for... (full story)


Photography: Natalina Sents Byline: Lisa Prater Make plans now to attend an upcoming conference for women in agriculture. These events offer inspiring speakers, educational sessions, and the chance to... (full story)


This week, America’s farmers and ranchers of all sizes will be receiving the Census of Agriculture in their mailboxes. It’s taken every five-years by the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics service, and is important because it provides the only... (full story)


David Ekstrom Byline: Emma Wilson The 2017 USDA Census of Agriculture is on its way to farmers across the nation and is their voice, future, and opportunity. The updated form will arrive the beginning... (full story)


iStock: BackyardProduction Byline: Chuck Abbott Rural mortality rates are up, spurred by drug abuse, and it’s dragging down the rural population and draining rural America of its workforce, according... (full story)


News Photo: FFA Byline: Zoe Zuidema A record 67,006 members, advisors, supporters, and guests gathered from across the nation... (full story)