Nov 27, 2012
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Custom Rates, Machinery Cost and Bin Checks 1

An increased number of farm operators are now providing some type of custom work to other farmers during the growing season. Many times, the farmers involved in custom work arrangements wonder what a fair custom rate is for the various faming practices that were performed....More
Nov 27, 2012
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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the Agriculture Industry

One of my favorite songs in my younger years was the theme song to the movie The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. The characters in the movie did not have to say much to say a lot. Present day agriculture can be depicted by the same title....More
Nov 26, 2012
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Check out Extreme Beans: The Website 2

You've read the extreme beans insert, and hopefully you've downloaded the app. Now you can read all the information online, too!...More
Nov 20, 2012
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Give #foodthanks This Thanksgiving and Holiday Season 5

Thanksgiving is upon us, and, like every year, there's much to be thankful for. Sure, Mother Nature probably isn't high on your list, but you know who should be? Farmers. It's time to take to Twitter, folks, and give some #foodthanks to those in agriculture for doing their part to provide us with the items we purchase at the grocery store, the dinner on our tables, the snacks we pack for our kids....More
Nov 20, 2012
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EPA Denies RFS Waiver 28

The EPA recently announced that it would be denying the request for a waiver of the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS). The EPA indicated that the agency did not find the necessary evidence to support a finding of “severe economic harm” that would have warranted the RFS waiver to be granted. EPA used a series of economic analyses and modeling done in conjunction with USDA and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)....More

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