New Holland T8 Genesis will hit dealers this fall

New Holland is excited to roll out their new T8 Genesis tractor starting October 1st. The tractor is an overhaul of the last five or six years to make the difference for the farmer who is spending many days in the cab.

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Iowa Ag News — County Cash Rent

Statewide Iowa — Non-irrigated cropland cash rent averaged $230.00 per acre in Iowa during 2019, down $1.00 from 2017 according to the latest report released by USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Pasture rented for cash averaged $59.00 per acre, up $5.00 from 2017.

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DOT: Standing Corn Can Be Used As Snow Fence

Ames, Iowa — With the summer-like weather we are experiencing, it’s sometimes tough to remember that winter weather is on the way — possibly in 7 or 8 weeks. But now’s the time to plan for winter weather, and the Iowa Department of Transportation is doing just that. Read more


U.S. Pork Exports To Mexico Strong In July

After all the talk about trade with Mexico and the still to be ratified United States – Mexico – Canada Agreement (USMCA), we still saw a very strong July for pork exports to our southern neighbor. Much of this is due to pork regaining a duty-free status.

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