Jan. 4, 2011
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What kind of land rent arrangement do you use?

What kind of land rent arrangement do you use?...More
Jan 4, 2011
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China Investigating U.S. DDG Imports

China has launched an anti-dumping investigation into U.S. distillers' dried grains (DDGs), threatening rapidly growing exports of the ethanol byproduct to that country. China's Ministry of Commerce recently said it would probe how much damage the alleged dumping of DDGs had caused to China's own industry from Jan. 1, 2007, to June 30, 2010. China produces about 3.5 million metric tons (mmt) of DDGs per year....More
Jan 4, 2011
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Management Strategies for 2011

As we look ahead to 2011, crop revenues are likely to remain strong; however, rapidly rising crop input and land costs could reduce profit potential and add more risk to 2011 crop production. The profit margins in the livestock sector are also likely to remain very tight during the next 12 months....More
Jan 4, 2011
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2011 Kickoff

Let’s start my second 500 columns with an outlook for 2011 for agriculture and the general economy....More

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