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What's Making News


Turpin to Retire After Bug-Filled Career

After 45 years as a Purdue University entomology professor, Tom Turpin will retire July 1, leaving ... Read entire story

China Opens Doors to U.S. Dairy Exports

The United States and China signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) last Thursday that will increase ... Read entire story

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This Week's Farm Operations


Yellow Beans? Check Manganese

Manganese deficiency is the most common nutrient deficiency seen in soybeans in Michigan. Due to this ... Read entire story

Bean Cutworm Trapping Begins

I will begin trapping for WBC (western bean cutworm) on Monday ... Read entire story

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This Week's Market News


USDA Sees Less Milk in 2017-18 and Raises Class 3 Price Forecast

The Agriculture Department again lowered its 2017 and 2018 ... Read entire story

Report Will Be Key for Corn

USDA's release of the Quarterly Grain Stocks report on June 30 will provide an estimate of corn stocks ... Read entire story

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Weekly Columns


Laughter, Dignity and Playing Catch Up

The housekeeper in this joint must have gone on vacation. At least that's what it looks like when ... Read entire story

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