Canadian Prairies in need of rain

IARN — The Canadian Prairies, especially much of the southern Prairie region, have received less than half of its average precipitation and there are no storms forecast in the near future. Read more

March farm tractor sales show broad growth

IARN — U.S. farm tractor unit sales extended their growth streak to eleven straight months. Canada also extended its own streak with a strong month of March, according to the latest data from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers. U.S. total farm tractor sales rose 84.1 percent in March compared to 2020. Meanwhile, U.S. combine sales grew 6.7 percent. Read more