Immigration Order Shortfalls
Friday, November 21, 2014 11:33AM CST
Although President Barack Obama's executive action may provide some limited relief to agriculture workers, industry experts say the move falls far short in meeting labor needs.
DTN Distillers Grain Weekly Update
Friday, November 21, 2014 10:51AM CST
Since commodity prices and distillers grain prices are falling at a faster rate than alfalfa and forage prices, beef producers may be able to lower winter ration costs by replacing hay with corn and corn co-products.
View From the Cab
Thursday, November 20, 2014 5:36PM CST
Temperatures as low as 23 degrees Fahrenheit this week threatened View From the Cab farmer Jamie Harris' broccoli crop in the Florida Panhandle. The cold also created some challenges for Karen Johnson's family in western Iowa as they tended to livestock.
Vilsack: Exec Order Creates Stability
Thursday, November 20, 2014 5:34PM CST
As President Barack Obama prepares to address the nation at 7 p.m. CST Thursday on his executive action on immigration reform, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said it is the family unification program that will help farm workers find relief from deportation.