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Time to plant hay and pasture

Time to plant hay and pasture

August is the ideal time to plant many pasture and hay forage species, including alfalfa. There are several ways to plant forages however whatever method you choose, the first rule is to establish goo ...

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Kazakhstan boosted wheat supplies to the EU by 36%

Kazakhstan boosted wheat supplies to the EU by 36%

Kazakhstan exported 314.2 KMT of wheat in June 2017, or 11.3% less than in the previous month, but 14.6% more than at the same time last year. Overall, this season’s wheat exports from Kazakhstan are ...

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USDA seeks applications for loans to provide broadband in rural areas

USDA seeks applications for loans to provide broadband in rural areas

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for loans to provide and expand broadband service in rural areas, Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett announced i ...

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The rain dilemma for U.S. corn, soybeans

The rain dilemma for U.S. corn, soybeans

Rain has been falling across the U.S. Corn and Soybean Belt this month but crop ratings have been low or declining, a sign that some farmers may be getting too much moisture while others have parched ...

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How Drones Have Revolutionised the Farming Industry

How Drones Have Revolutionised the Farming Industry

For thousands of years man has worked the land to generate food and income. For thousands of years this has been backbreaking, painstaking and time-consuming work. Over that period of time farming rem ...

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Cover crops following wheat

Cover crops following wheat

Considerations for planting cover crops after wheat in grain crop rotations are common this point in the season. With any cover crop, it is advisable to select a species with a given target in mind (s ...

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Wheat drops 1.2 pct to two-month low on supply pressure

Wheat drops 1.2 pct to two-month low on supply pressure

Chicago wheat futures slid 1.2 percent on Monday, falling for a third consecutive session to a two-month low under pressure from abundant global supplies.     Corn dropped to match a six-week low reac ...

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USDA improves Ukraine’s grain harvest forecast in 2017 by almost 4 mln tonnes

USDA improves Ukraine’s grain harvest forecast in 2017 by almost 4 mln tonnes

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in August improved its forecast for grain harvest in Ukraine in 2017 by 3.9 million tonnes compared to the July forecast, to 64.99 million tonnes. According t ...

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India’s Agriculture Crisis

India’s Agriculture Crisis

It's been a slow simmering, the sound of which went unheard over decades. Farmers in India, particularly marginal farmers, suffered in silence - closeness to the earth and its soil and to nature is im ...

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Strategie Grains flags north-south divide in EU wheat yields, quality

Strategie Grains flags north-south divide in EU wheat yields, quality

Strategie Grains nudged higher its forecast for the European Union soft wheat harvest – but cautioned that the upgrade disguised mixed results, on quality as well as yield. The Paris-based analysis gr ...

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