Brownfield Ag News

  • The renewable fuels industry is healthy
    The renewable fuels industry has gone through some rather challenging times.  Just when it looked like the future was bright, the economic collapse of 2008 came along pushing crude oil prices down and …

  • New York considering GMO labeling
    New York’s state legislature is the latest to consider a GMO-labeling bill.  Legislation has been introduced in both the Assembly and the State Senate which is similar to the Vermont law.  Foods which …
  • The continued strength in cheese
    A little show of strength in the dairy markets on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange on Wednesday.  Cash cheese barrels slipped a half-cent but blocks gained a penny, nonfat dry milk added a half-cent an …
  • Southern Illinois winter wheat thinner than recent years
    The Illinois wheat crop is smaller than last year.  Illinois Wheat Tour participants fanned out across the southern part of the state Thursday counting wheat plants, or tillers, and actual wheat kerne …
  • Nebraska’s ban on packer ownership of hogs intact
    An attempt to repeal Nebraska’s ban on meatpacker ownership of hogs is dead for this session. The bill had received first round approval, but a filibuster on Wednesday prevented it from advancing to a …

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