On this winter day, the world was upside down: it was raining in the Arctic Circle and snowing in Rome.
President Donald Trump’s move to slap steep tariffs on steel and aluminum has been defined by a level of disorder and dysfunction remarkable even in an administration accustomed to daily chaos.
President Donald Trump said Thursday that certain countries could be spared from his planned tariffs on steel and aluminum if they have strong trading and military ties with the U.S.
The nine-month Saudi-led embargo of Qatar has an undisputed mascot for Doha’s defiance: the cud-chewing American cow.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Beef producers attending the Illinois Beef Expo, Feb. 21-25, examined new products, sought information and made competitive bids at sales.
White House talks about overhauling the U.S. biofuel mandate are buoying the hopes of refinery workers who fanned out across Capitol Hill on Wednesday to press for changes.
It’s March, which means the first rent check should have already arrived in the mail if you are a farmland owner who works with a renter.
President Donald Trump’s plan for tariffs on imported steel and aluminum and threats to withdraw from the NAFTA trade agreement show a preference for the Rust Belt over the Farm Belt, the chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee said.
Last November, University of Missouri Extension released its 2017 Farm Labor Guide, part of its ongoing efforts to help farmers find the right employees for their operations.
Leverkusen, Germany — Bayer said it is in exclusive talks with BASF on the sale of its entire vegetable seeds business.
Iran is giving Russia another market to offload its massive wheat harvest.
AMES, Iowa — Land and input costs for corn and soybean production are expected to decline in 2018, according to research conducted by Iowa State University Extension.
McDonald’s Corp. will start using fresh beef for its quarter-pound hamburgers across the U.S., moving away from frozen patties in one of its biggest operational shake-ups in years.
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said the Trump administration has offered to exclude Canada and Mexico from tariffs on steel and aluminum as an incentive to reach a deal on a new NAFTA before a string of elections makes it…
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said time is running out to redo NAFTA as Canada and Mexico pushed back against the threat of steel tariffs that have overshadowed talks.
DES MOINES – Bill Northey officially stepped down Monday from “a job I’ve loved every day” as Iowa Secretary of Agriculture as he prepared to be sworn in Tuesday night to his new job as an under secretary at USDA.
The turmoil at Brazilian poultry giant BRF SA intensified after it became the target of a new phase of the food-safety probe that threw the country’s meat industry into disarray last year.
President Donald Trump said the U.S. won’t lower tariffs on steel and aluminum from Mexico and Canada unless the two countries agree to a revamped NAFTA that’s fair to the U.S.
MORTON, Ill. — As early as Feb. 20, 20 percent of farmers in an informal survey said they were ready to plant corn and could start that day — if weather allowed it.
Bitterly cold temperatures on top of stressed-out root systems could result in some thin pasture stands this spring.