Cattle producers may see a more profitable year in 2023, while consumers will likely incur higher prices at the store due to drops in production. The popular CattleFax Outlook Seminar, held as part of the 2023 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in New Orleans, shared expert market and weather analysis today.
Foreign ag land purchases have caught the eye of the Wyoming politicians who have filed HB88, a bill to end foreign land ownership in the state.
Rarely does good news follow a hurricane. But, in the instance of Hurricane Ian, Virginia farmers said the storm brought beneficial weather for drought-stressed field crops, hay, and pastureland.
If you’re combatting drought and planning how to get the most out of your feed, it’s worthwhile to evaluate your equipment and utilize a round bale feeder.
Over sixty percent of the American West, Southwest, and Central Plains are under D3 – also known as severe – droughts or higher. The severe shortages reported are impacting 17 states that account for nearly half of the nation’s $364 billion production putting commodities, farms, ranches, and local economies reliant on crops and downstream products at risk.
The effects on agriculture from the current droughts are huge, and they will continue to become graver if water cannot be sustainably managed throughout a drought.