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Over $581,000 Raised at Cass Youth Auction

The Cass County Fair in Cassopolis, Mich. held the annual livestock auction last Thursday and Saturday. This year's ... Read entire story

Allen Auction Generates $145,077

The 2018 Allen County Fair wrapped up last Monday with the annual 4-H livestock auction. This year, a total of ... Read entire story

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What's Making News

Raynor Top State Conservationist

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service in Indiana welcomes new state ... Read entire story

Warmer Climate to Challenge Ag

Over the coming decades, Hoosier farmers will have to adapt to rising temperatures and changing precipitation ... Read entire story

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This Week's Farm Operations

Funds Available for Water Projects

Not long ago, the United States was a world leader in infrastructure investments. Federal and private funding ... Read entire story

Soybean Conditions Improve; Hay Harvest Picks Up

Spotty rainfall occurred in some areas of the Lower Peninsula which improved crop conditions ... Read entire story

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This Week's Market News

'Bargain Buying' Puts Soy Exports on Track to Meet USDA Projection

Soybean prices continue to reflect excellent crop conditions and uncertainty regarding trade. Soybean crush ... Read entire story

Cheese Output Outpaces Demand, with Wisconsin Leading the Way

You'll recall that preliminary USDA data reported June 50-state milk production at 18.3 billion ... Read entire story

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Weekly Columns

When They Spread Their Wings

What if Mr. and Mrs. Washington's parents refused to let their son, George, leave the nest to ... Read entire story

Trade Rumors Seem to Have More Impact on Market Than Facts

The day U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the White House plan to spread $12 billion of taxpayer ... Read entire story

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