The average price received by farmers for corn during June in Iowa was $3.95 per bushel according to the latest USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service – Agricultural Prices report. This was up 36 cents from the May price and 41 cents above June 2018.
The U.S. and China are trying to “reset” trade discussions after talks broke down back in May. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will hold face-to-face conversations with Chinese officials on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Northwest Iowa — A northwest Iowa ethanol plant suspended production this week “until further notice.” Read more
Northwest Iowa — A farm family from O’Brien County and another from Osceola County will receive awards during this year’s Iowa State Fair. Read more