Climate, Healthcare Package Becomes Law
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 3:59PM CDT
The $739 billion overall Inflation Reduction Act includes $369 billion for various programs tied to renewable energy and reducing greenhouse gases throughout the economy. The $19.5 billion for USDA conservation programs will incentivize more farmers to adopt cropping and livestock practices that reduce greenhouse emissions, reduce nitrogen loss or sequester carbon in the soil.
ADM to Expand Bioproducts Production
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 9:09AM CDT
Archer Daniels Midland announced two new joint ventures to expand the production of bioplastics and other plant-based products, including building a new plant in Decatur, Illinois.
Selling Meat Direct to Consumers
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 8:50AM CDT
With the increasing popularity of selling meat directly to the consumer, livestock producers entering this business need to know the ins and outs of selling their products in this method. There are many different aspects producers need to understand before they can efficiently sell their meat directly to consumers, according to experts.
Bayer Launches ForGround
Monday, August 15, 2022 12:47PM CDT
Bayer has announced a new program that will help farmers and companies collaborate to expand sustainable agriculture and pay growers for adopting certain practices.