GRAINNET News and Information for the Grain, Milling, Feed, Seed and BioFuels Industries USDA Joint Ag Weather Facility Reports High Plains Region to Receive Much-Needed Rainfall Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:18:31 EDT Winter Wheat Conditions Continue Decline in KS, TX, and OK Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:17:23 EDT Crop Consultant Dr. Michael Cordonnier Forecasts Argentina's 2017 Soybean Crop as Even With 2016 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:12:26 EDT USDA March Crop Progress - State Stories Report Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:44:31 EDT WA Farmers Discover Pink Snow Mold Destruction in Wheat Fields Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:43:52 EDT Brazil and Argentina to Compete With U.S. as Top Global Corn Producer Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:30:05 EDT K-State University IGP Institute to Hold Grain Elevator Managers Course ... May 15-19 ... Manhattan, KS Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:57:52 EDT K-State University IGP Institute to Host Feed Manufacturing Course ... June 27-30 ... Manhattan, KS Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:41:14 EDT ADM Reports 1Q 2017 Financial Results to Be Down Slightly Following Several Shutdowns of Decatur, IL Corn Processing Plant Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:15:01 EDT USDA Weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:10:19 EDT Wichita Falls, TX Mayor Hopes to Re-Purpose Old Attebury Grain Elevator Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:09:30 EDT U.S. Agricultural Producers Lobby to Ensure NAFTA Renegotiation Doesn't Damage Farm Exports Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:05:32 EDT Heavy Rainfall Causes Difficult Start to TX Corn Planting Season Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:26:18 EDT Greenville Cooperative (WI) Members Approve Merger With United Cooperative Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:13:40 EDT Greenville - March 22, 2017 - Greenville Cooperative’s merger with United Cooperative was approved overwhelmingly with more than 92% members voting for the proposed merger. “I’m pleased the Greenville Cooperative members were able to see the vision of their board of directors and management and support this merger, said Mark Schleiss, General Manager at Greenville Cooperative. “Changes in both the economy and agriculture had put increased demands on our cooperative’s efforts to provide needed products, services, expertise, facilities and equipment for members’ growing needs,” Schleiss said. “Being a part of United Cooperative will give our members greater financial strength for USDA Weekly Grain Export Inspections For Week Ended Mar. 23 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:59:15 EDT USDA Joint Ag Weather Facility Reports Continued Drought in Central and Southern Plains Despite Recent Storms Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:58:32 EDT Sugarcane Aphids Confirmed in Sorghum Field in Hidalgo County, TX Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:15:00 EDT Video: Industry Experts Discuss Upcoming USDA Prospective Plantings Report Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:26:39 EDT USDA NASS Data Shows NE Wheat Plantings Down 20% in 2017 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:08:23 EDT MS Famers See Bleak Outlook For Winter Wheat Crop Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:40:28 EDT Farm Futures Survey Finds Growers Hoping For Another Record Soybean Crop in 2017 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:35:55 EDT USDA Weekly Grains Inspected For Export Report: Corn and Sorghum Up; Soybeans and Wheat Down Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:22:55 EDT University of Illinois Ecologist's Study Finds Farming Becoming Riskier With Climate Change Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:14:04 EDT Urbana, IL - Scientists the world over are working to predict how climate change will affect our planet. It is an extremely complex puzzle with many moving parts, but a few patterns have been consistent, including the prediction that farming as we know it will become more difficult. Scientists infer the impact on agriculture based on predictions of rainfall, drought intensity, and weather volatility. Until now, however, the average farmer may not have been able to put predictions like these into practice. A new University of Illinois study puts climate change predictions in terms that farmers are used to: field Monthly Survey Shows Farmland Cash Rents Fell 16% in 2016 From 2015 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:56:42 EDT USDA Joint Ag Weather Facility Forecasts Rainfall Across Central Plains Region Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:59:01 EDT