Ag News
November 23rd
This year’s Thanksgiving Dinner is the most affordable for consumers in the last five years.  In fact, the average cost for a classic Thanksgiving Dinner remains under $5 per person. American Farm Bureau’s John Newton says the cost of the turkey is the n...
November 22nd
Soybean growers are reporting a wide range of yield impact from dicamba drift this year. Bob Worth is a farmer from southwest Minnesota and secretary of the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association. “It’s huge.  In some cases, the dicamba inc...
November 22nd
Tyson Foods is moving forward with a new chicken production plant in Tennessee, but delaying a possible new plant in Kansas. Tyson announced they will build a new 300-million dollar chicken production facility in Gibson County near Humboldt.  This is i...
November 22nd
The turkey grower who presented the Thanksgiving turkeys pardoned by President Trump wants to ensure the federal government makes animal health a priority. Carl Wittenburg, a producer from western Minnesota and president of the National Turkey Federati...
November 22nd
The USDA has announced thirteen grants to help support rural veterinary services in shortage areas.  The grant recipients include Lodi Veterinary Hospital and Mondovi Veterinary Service in Wisconsin, and Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. Overall, 2-...