NEWS
View From the Cab
Tue Apr 22, 2014 09:40 AM CDT

LANGDON, Mo. (DTN) -- Other than crops and soils, things that all farmers have in common are cycles of life and weather. That's the way it is for View From the Cab Farmers Karen Johnson of Avoca, Iowa, and Jamie Harris of Madison, Fla., as they make their way through spring planting.

When DTN contacted Karen late Sunday, she and her husband, Bill, had just gotten back to the house. A family dinner that day was postponed to next Sunday. "We planted corn today," Karen explained. Sprinkles moved across Iowa but did little to ...

Quick View
  • Dealing with Diplodia After the latest spate of wet, cool weather in parts of the Midwest, plant pathologists are urgin...
  • Year-Round Cow Kelly Smith believes fetal programming through good nutrition for dams yields better steers and h...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Cash Will Be King Years of $6-and-up corn couldn't last forever. Some proactive grain farmers are bolstering their ...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • COOL Appeal Likely in 2015 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said the U.S. might not file an appeal of the country-of-origin...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income, roll hedges forward tax-free...
  • Ranch Hands Two families take different approaches to building income from trail rides, roundups and real-lif...
  • Ask the Vet Why isn't my flea and tick control for dogs working?
Related News Stories
Sales Tax Relief for Nebraska Farmers
Woodbury: Farm Family Business
Ranch Hands
Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl
Ebola Hits West Africa Hard
Russ' Vintage Iron
Technology of a Winning Game Plan
Low-Cost, Low-Debt Farming
Low Prices Will Hit Charities
WTO COOL Ruling Coming Soon