Almond Harvest

Across The Region As of July 6, 2018 the global almond market is expected to reach 11,800 million U.S. dollars by he end of 2025 according to a press release distributed by SBWire. The U.S. Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), they have predicted a record crop of almonds in 2018. California almond orchards are expected to produce 2.30 billion pounds of nuts … Continue reading Almond Harvest

Top Concerns of a Young Farmer

15 Thoughts that Cross Next Generation Farmers Next Generation farmers range in age from 17 to mid 30’s. Although every farming operation is different and every farmer tends to their land on completely different levels, similar concerns cross the stressed-out new farm-owners mind when taking the next step in running their OWN operation. We have listed fifteen thoughts and concerns which newer farmers ponder over … Continue reading Top Concerns of a Young Farmer

Hot Topics in Ag

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Feeling a little out of the loop? Wondering what’s been going on in the Ag industry? We’ve got you covered with our latest Hot Topics in Ag! Read below to find out more.

NEVADA CATTLE RANCHER WINS ‘RANGE WAR’ WITH FEDS

It appears as though the Nevada cattle rancher has won his week long battle with the federal government over a controversial cattle roundup that had led to the arrest of several protesters. Read more about this battle and what it could mean for Ag community by clicking here.

BEEF PRICES REACH HIGHEST LEVEL SINCE 1987

Just in time for grilling season and warm weather – sticker shock has hit consumers and restaurants across the country. Due to foreign demand and rebuilding cattle herd, prices are the highest they’ve been since 1987. Read more about the beef prices by clicking here.

USDA ANNOUNCES FUNDING TO EDUCATE NEXT GENERATION OF FARMERS, RANCHERS
USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that $19 million worth of grants to help train, educate and enhance the sustainability of the next generation of farmers and ranchers. Read more about this announcement and find out more details by clicking here.

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Fastline.com is New and Improved!

Have You Heard the Moos? Fastline.com is new and improved! To go along with a fresh new year, Fastline.com got a fresh new landscape. Now, before you get too worried, all of the great features that you have grown to know and love are still there, they just might be in a different location. Some of the new features of Fastline.com include a Parts Search … Continue reading Fastline.com is New and Improved!

Hot Topics in Ag

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It’s time to fill up on your Ag news before the Thanksgiving holiday! Many things are happening in and around the Ag industry, so read below to stay in the know!

Cash Rents Expected to Be Even With Last Year

It’s getting to be that time when landlords and renters sit down to renew and/or update their land agreements. Many factors go in to deciding the rates and contracts of that land. To read more about this, check out the full article.

Farm journal Media to Buy Majority Stake in Machinery Pete Business

Farm Journal and Greg Peterson, the face behind Machinery Pete, have agree to allow Farm Journal to purchase majority interest in the Machinery Pete business. Peterson is widely regarded as the go-to for used equipment values and trends. To read more about this deal, click here.

AGCO Introduces New AGCOmand Integration With Raven Technology

AGCO has introduced it’s newest technology, AGCOmmand Integration with the Raven Industries Continue reading “Hot Topics in Ag”