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What's Making News


Milk Quality Panel Probes Robotic Milkers, Reproductive Technology

A panel of four dairy farmers from three different northern Indiana farms gave their insight on ... Read entire story

Patience Key for Farmers Ready to Plant

Farmers who are antsy to get into their fields to complete tillage operations and plant corn should do their ... Read entire story

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This Week's Farm Operations


Ind. Farmers Applying Anhydrous Ammonia

Warmer temperatures and drier weather have jumpstarted field activity.

Temperatures were slightly ... Read entire story

Fieldwork Slowed by Wet Weather

Fieldwork progressed slowly in some parts of the state with warmer weather. Heavy rains, hail and ... Read entire story

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This Week's Market News


Cheese Market Has a Good Week, as Processors Increase Output

Cash cheese prices sustained April 11's small rally and closed higher the week of April 14, reversing three weeks of ... Read entire story

With Record World Consumption, Producers Planting More Beans

The USDA's survey of U.S. crop producers last month revealed intentions to plant 81.493 million acres of ... Read entire story

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Weekly Columns


Dirt and Lemons

The planter is in the shop. When Mr. Wonderful innocently states this fact over a typical evening meal of ... Read entire story

Reclamation Project Makes a Good Story

My wife and I were visiting the home of one of our children and grandchildren. A daily routine for them ... Read entire story

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