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THIS WEEK'S EDITION

  1. Consumers Energy helps 53 Michigan farms receive 100-, 150-year honors

    Consumers Energy presents a check to the Historical Society of Michigan at a Centennial Farm in St. Johns, MI.
    • Jan. 28, 2015

    JACKSON, MI -- Consumers Energy awarded 53 Michigan Centennial and Sesquicentennial Farm signs to farms in 2014, recognizing them as being working …

  1. Ohio farmer brings a bit of the west to the Midwest
  2. Soy growers call on Congress, White House to unite on important issues
  3. Great Lakes gets $40M to improve water, wildlife, environment
  4. MAA hosts 27th annual convention

CALENDARS

  1. Ag Calendar

    • Jan. 14, 2015

    14: Developing an On-Farm Energy Management Strategy, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

  1. Auction Calendar

    • Jan. 28, 2015

    ONLINE ONLY. Tractors, farm equipment, trailers, dozers, lawn & garden, skid steers, sprayers, trucks, semis, ATV's, misc. For Info: Big Iron 1-800…

MARKET OUTLOOK

  1. Weekly Price Outlook: Issues stem from January USDA reports

    • Jan. 28, 2015

    The USDA's final estimates of 2014 U.S. production and estimates of Dec. 1, 2014, stocks released on Jan. 12 revealed some potentially important …

  1. Weekly Price Outlook: USDA reports to support corn prices
  2. Weekly Price Outlook: Where's the bacon?

MSU EXTENSION AG NEWS

PURDUE EXTENSION AG NEWS

INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE NEWS

USDA LATEST NEWS

  1. Imlay City man named 2015 'Master Farmer'

    IMLAY CITY, MI -- Richard "Dick" Lauwers has been a gambler most of his life. Not with chips, dice or cards but -- like many farmers -- with dairy cows, soil and seeds....

      Jan. 28, 2015
  2. Consumers Energy helps 53 Michigan farms receive 100-, 150-year honors

    JACKSON, MI -- Consumers Energy awarded 53 Michigan Centennial and Sesquicentennial Farm signs to farms in 2014, recognizing them as being working farms owned by the same families for 100 and 150 years....

      Jan. 28, 2015
  3. Macomb food pantry plans to farm fish, grow produce indoors

    MACOMB, MI -- A Macomb County food pantry is embarking on an innovative project that organizers say could revolutionize the fight against hunger, while providing clients with healthier selections and fresh choices....

      Jan. 28, 2015
  4. More than half of U.S. dairy operations have signed up for MPP

    The Agriculture Department announced Monday that more than half of U.S. dairy operations have enrolled in the new Margin Protection Program (MPP) for dairy in 2015. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said "Enrollment far exceeded our expectations in the...

      Jan. 28, 2015
  5. Ohio farmer brings a bit of the west to the Midwest

    FRANKFORT, OH -- For farmers like Greg Ruter, living off the land is not a privilege, it is earned....

      Jan. 28, 2015
  6. Senator Meekhof named Champion of Agriculture at MABA conference

    LANSING, MI -- The Michigan Agri-Business Association (MABA) presented Michigan Senate Majority Leader Arlan Meekhof with its "Champion of Agriculture" award for his attention to critical issues facing Michigan's agriculture sector on Jan. 14....

      Jan. 21, 2015
  7. Researchers learning more about herbicide defense 'switch' in cereal crops

    URBANA, IL -- For decades, herbicide safeners have been used as a defense mechanism against stress caused by herbicides in cereal crops such as maize, rice, grain sorghum, and wheat. Developing these chemical compounds (safeners) that work with new...

      Jan. 28, 2015
  8. Great Lakes gets $40M to improve water, wildlife, environment

    LANSING, MI -- U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced last week that Michigan will receive more than $40 million in federal funds through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) to improve...

      Jan. 28, 2015
  9. Auction Calendar

    ONLINE ONLY. Tractors, farm equipment, trailers, dozers, lawn & garden, skid steers, sprayers, trucks, semis, ATV's, misc. For Info: Big Iron 1-800-937-3558 (01/21)...

      Jan. 28, 2015
  10. Barn-painting Ohio artist finally gets one of his own

    ALEXANDRIA, OH -- There's just something about old barns that makes James Young want to pick up a paint brush....

      Jan. 28, 2015
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