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Centreville Sale Hits Half a Million Dollars

Four-H'ers at the St. Joseph County Grange Fair in Centreville sold 716 lots last Thursday for a record-breaking ... Read entire story

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What's Making News


Capitol Crossroads: For Taxes and Services, a Question of Who Pays

When it comes down to taxes and government services, one of the most fundamental questions is, "Who pays?" ... Read entire story

Tractors Aplenty at Apple Festival

Last weekend's 39th annual Nappanee Apple Festival drew thousands of people for a celebration ... Read entire story

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This Week's Farm Operations


Warm October Forecast for Hoosier State

After an unusually cool and wet summer, Indiana might very well see a return to more normal conditions ... Read entire story

Purdue Encourages Farmers to Store Corn

With a record amount of corn likely headed to market in the next few weeks and corn prices still very low, ... Read entire story

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This Week's Market News


Market Looking for Consumption Response to Record Production

The corn and soybean markets appear to be expecting the USDA's already very large U.S. production forecasts ... Read entire story

Cash Dairy Markets Set Records

Cash dairy markets set new records last week on block and barrel cheese and butter as traders awaited ... Read entire story

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Weekly Columns


Old Barn Ready for Another Generation

We have an old barn on our acreage that has been around a lot longer than I have.

My earliest memories ... Read entire story

Balanced Tax Approach Is Needed

During the current 113th Congress, several lawmakers have proposed reforms that broaden the tax base ... Read entire story

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