Can You Keep Your Operation in the Black with Rising Farm Expenses?

Can You Keep Your Operation in the Black with Rising Farm Expenses?

It’s hard to be an American farmer right now. “Of the roughly 2 million U.S. farm households, slightly more than half report negative income from their farming operations each year,” says an August, 2018 report from the USDA’s Economic Research Service. Out of those...
Will Winter Floods Delay Spring Planting?

Will Winter Floods Delay Spring Planting?

The ground is wet. Granted, you could probably tell that just by looking out over your field today. It’s been a wet winter across the United States, one that’s caused multiple floods and raised several questions for farmers. But as we look ahead, the biggest question...
How to Monitor Grain Temperature from the Palm of Your Hand

How to Monitor Grain Temperature from the Palm of Your Hand

You’ve finished harvest and your grain is stored in the bins. For those lucky ones who’ve installed grain temperature monitoring cables in your bins, you can monitor grain temperature at will. You can check anytime to see if it’s healthy, or if it’s sick. If you don’t...