Corn enjoys hot weather, soybean growth more spotty
Heat has overtaken the Midwest from northern Michigan to southern Tennessee. Corn has taken advantage of the ideal conditions, looking healthy and deep green, while wheat is turning and soybeans are spotty.
The National Farmers Union (NFU) blasted U.S. Department of Justice antitrust regulators who gave conditional approval last week to the $130 billion merger between the Dow Chemical Company and E.I. DuPont.
June 1 came and went with Illinois lawmakers once again failing to enact a year-long budget in their third consecutive session, leaving ag leaders wondering just how significant the impact will be on agriculture throughout the state.