Can you believe it, harvest has arrived and it has taken off like a wildfire! It's great to see the combines rolling through the fields and the trucks coming in to the elevators. With that being said, its a great time to remember a few harvest safety tips!
Thoroughly inspect and test all equipment before use.
Try and stay well rested and hydrated to maintain awareness
NEVER enter a bin alone
Make sure all moving parts have stopped before working on equipment
Politicians are talking about tax reform again this year in
Washington. That talk, however, largely has been past each other. President
Barack Obama suggested some changes that were immediately derided while
Congressional leaders offered other reform possibilities that the president's
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The theory has always been that U.S. grain exports are heavily
influenced by the U.S. dollar index. Is that theory right?
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The power of acknowledging others
especially family members
provides an invaluable role to the success of your business.
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Lack of cash and futures price convergence, last seen in the soft red
winter wheat market in 2005-2010, continues to be a possibility in today's
markets. A recent economic study explained how the disconnect between cash and
futures prices happened, and how to minimize it in the future.
See DTN Ag News. 1^Math Explains SRW Convergence...
The EPA has published a draft of new rules that would require Bt seed
companies to institute new requirements, such as mandatory crop rotation or the
use of pyramided Bt hybrids, for Bt-users in areas of high rootworm pressure.
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Make, Manage and Monitor Firm Offers to CHS Agri Service Center Electronically.
Our electronic grain marketing program, powered by DPPSM grain desk, is a revolutionary tool that allows you, the producer, to set a target price for your grain, the number of bushels that you would like to sell, and the delivery period you would like to deliver against.