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The American Farm Bureau Federation released its final report on priorities for milk pricing reform, calling for more democracy and a more equitable program for dairy farmers. Among AFBF's priorities is amending the Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act to give dairy farmers an opportunity to directly vote on Federal Milk Marketing...
Lozova Machinery continues to expand the product range and presents an updated compact disc harrow Ducat with a width of 8 meters. The new harrow will please even the most demanding customers with its functionality and thoughtful technical solutions. A significant advantage of the unit is the unique Zero Maintenance principle....
There’s a southern Arizona city that borders California and Mexico, just west of the meeting point of the Colorado and Gila rivers. It’s one of the driest, warmest places in the United States, where the Fahrenheit reaches 90 degrees or higher 175 days each year. Would it be surprising to...
The analysis company Strat7 Bonamy Finch measured Väderstad's brand against nine other companies on the Swedish market. 99 percent of farmers surveyed said that they were familiar or very familiar with Väderstad as a company and an overwhelming majority were positive about Väderstad's brand. Väderstad is a family company from...
Penetrometer readings show how tractor and planter tires compact the soil. AGCO Corporation has released the first 2020 Crop Tour field update. Soil compacted at planting can reduce yields by restricting root growth and reducing nutrient and water availability. Soil compaction caused by wheel traffic has become an increasing concern among...
Trough feeding with a conventional chain type bale feeder? Needing some sort of attachment to deliver the feed more accurately, minimizing waste, and increasing ease of use? Hustler introduces its new product attachment, the side chute for bunk feeding with Hustler Unrolla series bale feeders. The new side chute attachment extends...
A significant portion of Canadian farmers have had an incident resulting in an injury or close call on their operation, but these accidents don't necessarily change behavior, according to a recent survey by Farm Credit Canada (FCC). “It’s unfortunate that it sometimes takes an incident or close call to motivate...
Governments increase support for eligible farmers experiencing labour challenges during COVID-19. The governments of Canada and Ontario are providing the best support possible to help farmers manage challenges beyond their control by enhancing AgriInsurance coverage for the 2020 growing season to include labour shortages due to COVID-19. Ontario's agriculture industry, specifically...
The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) goes into effect, at a crucial time for farmers and ranchers struggling to recover from COVID-19 losses and a depressed agricultural economy. The expected $2 billion annual increase in U.S. agricultural exports and overall increase of $65 billion in gross domestic product will provide...
Eric Bohl, Director of Public Affairs and Advocacy for Missouri Farm Bureau, has released a new Press about Covid-19. Here is the full text A Missouri Farm Bureau survey brings to life many of the hidden effects of COVID-19 on farmers and rural communities. While the on-farm impacts have been...

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