Ethanol, Ag Want E15 Label Changes
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 7:11PM CDT
Ethanol and agriculture industry groups pressed EPA this week to either eliminate E15 pump labels or make them less confusing to consumers.
Rural Infrastructure Needs Highlighted
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 7:10PM CDT
Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg spoke to DTN/Progressive Farmer about the American Jobs Plan, pointing to more funding for roads and bridges, electric vehicles and biofuels, and broadband access. While Congress could be split on some aspects of infrastructure, a House Agriculture Committee hearing also showed bipartisan support Tuesday for expanding rural broadband.
Sorghum Plantings Soar This Spring
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 7:09PM CDT
Market fundamentals and weather prompt farmers to plant more sorghum, and China has already made its first purchase of U.S. grain sorghum for the 2021-22 marketing year.
Weather Gives Planting Cold Shoulder
Monday, April 19, 2021 5:58PM CDT
Cold weather could threaten crops already planted, and agronomists are suggesting farmers take a wait-and-see approach to further planting for the next few days.