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Smithfield Foods launches Plant-Based protein portfolio under
Smithfield Foods launches Plant-Based protein portfolio under "Pure Farmland" brand Crops | 08/19/2019

The new line comes in a variety of breakfast patties, meatballs, burger patties, and pre-seasoned protein starters to help consumers grow their plant-based protein options for all meal occasions, including breakfast, lunch, dinner, and appetizers.

Ethanol CEO Tells Industry to Not Stand Quietly
Ethanol CEO Tells Industry to Not Stand Quietly Crops | 08/19/2019

ACE CEO Brian Jennings asked members of the ethanol industry to look to the future and to not stand on the sideline while the Environmental Protection Agency continues to grant small refinery waivers to Renewable Fuels Standard requirements.

Wheat Farmers Angry About Trump Comments
Wheat Farmers Angry About Trump Comments Crops | 08/19/2019

President Donald Trump’s recent comments on wheat exports to Japan have generated some negative press among one of his biggest groups of supporters.

Wheat specialist says it's time to manage wheat
Wheat specialist says it's time to manage wheat Crops | 08/18/2019

Farmers across the state have access to many of the most cutting-edge wheat varieties ever bred.

USDA Defers Interest on Insurance Premiums
USDA Defers Interest on Insurance Premiums Crops | 08/16/2019

USDA will defer the accrual of interest on spring 2019 crop year insurance premiums to the earlier of the applicable termination date or for two months, until November 30, for all policies with a premium billing date of August 15,...

Potential Economic Impact of Tunnel Collapse is $89 Million
Potential Economic Impact of Tunnel Collapse is $89 Million Crops | 08/16/2019

The economic impact of the July 17 tunnel collapse on the Gering-Fort Laramie Canal could climb as high as $89 million if the loss of irrigation water results in a total crop failure, according to a new report issued by...

Trump Asking Japan to Purchase U.S. Ag Products
Trump Asking Japan to Purchase U.S. Ag Products Crops | 08/15/2019

Trump asked Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to buy a “huge amount” of U.S. wheat and soybeans as the negotiations continue.

Private Firm Predicts 12 Billion Bushel Corn Crop, 3.7 Billion Soybeans
Private Firm Predicts 12 Billion Bushel Corn Crop, 3.7 Billion Soybeans Crops | 08/14/2019

A private firm forecast of the nation's crops greatly differs from Department of Agriculture data released this week. That's true for many expectations, but the data from USDA still sparked a negative market reaction for corn futures.

Growth Energy and GasBuddy Partner to Launch Unleaded 88 on GasBuddy App
Growth Energy and GasBuddy Partner to Launch Unleaded 88 on GasBuddy App Crops | 08/13/2019

GasBuddy is a smartphone app and website used by millions of drivers every month to avoid paying full price for fuel. It is the world’s largest database of real-time, crowdsourced gas price data covering more than 150,000 North American gas...

No Change in Corn and Soybean Conditions
No Change in Corn and Soybean Conditions Crops | 08/12/2019

The weekly crop progress and condition report shows no change in the nations corn and soybean crops.