Fix for Heirs Property
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 2:30PM CST
When a farmland owner dies without a will, the real estate often lacks a clear title, making it harder to apply for a USDA farm number, loans and safety net benefits. A provision of the recently passed farm bill simplifies that process, and experts say it could encourage more states to adopt property laws that help keep farms intact.
Trump Sees Receptive Farmer Audience
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 2:08PM CST
In an hour-long speech, President Donald Trump bounced back and forth between his focus on the border wall and his administration's push for trade deals as he spoke Monday to roughly 6,000 members of the American Farm Bureau Federation.
America's Best Shops - 4
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 2:18PM CST
The worst new shop is the shop built too small or in the wrong place. This is the fourth and final story in DTN/The Progressive Farmer's series on America's Best Shops where growers share their resourceful and innovative ideas for indoor workspaces.
Ag Labor Still a Farm Bureau Priority
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 2:08PM CST
Amid the celebratory mood for American Farm Bureau Federation's 100th meeting, President Zippy Duvall spoke Sunday about the challenges of 2018, seen as a perfect storm for farmers with a combination of natural disasters, low prices, a trade war, labor shortages, lower incomes and rising debt.