USDA’s June 30 announcement that a record 89.5 million acres of soybeans are planted in 2017 – a 7 percent increase over last year – did not keep the agency from raisingits forecast of the 2017/18 average farm price for soybeans by a dime, to $8.40-$10.40 per bushel.
California to add glyphosate to carcinogen warning label
The herbicide glyphosate – the active ingredient in the widely used Roundup brand, manufactured by Monsanto Co. – is a popular weed management tool embraced by many farmers, landscapers, gardeners and homeowners.
Indiana Barn Foundation to host annual meeting Saturday
The Indiana Barn Foundation (IBF) welcomes everyone to attend its fourth Annual Meeting on July 22 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. The foundation will also host a bus tour of barns in Hancock and Madison counties, this Friday; the tour may already be sold out.