Major grains & oilseeds markets – The futures market retained its recent strength as speculators and speculative funds were strong buyers of over 9 myn tonnes through Tuesday of last week. The RSIs’ have improved and both corn and soybeans sit at...
The severe drought gripping the western United States in recent years is changing the landscape well beyond localized effects of water restrictions, browning lawns or even parched cropland.
I met Nick Flaman 10 years ago. He grew up on a farm near Edenwold, Saskatchewan, graduated with a degree in horticulture from the University of Saskatchewan, and after some overseas humanitarian agrarian adventures, he decided he wanted to become an...[READ MORE]
While attending the InfoAg Conference in St. Louis in July, I sat in on a session where the speaker talked about creating a ‘nervous system’ for the farm. I haven’t been able to get this compelling idea out of my head ever since. What would it...[READ MORE]