NEWS
Katie Micik DTN Markets Editor
Fri Oct 17, 2014 02:21 PM CDT

I didn't know I was going to stir the pot.

On Friday morning, I sent out this Tweet: "Farmers: how likely are you to increase your soybean acreage next year? Working on quick article and would love some perspective!"

Really, it was a very quick story. Just a quick review of Informa's 2015 acreage estimates. We're about a quarter through corn harvest and halfway through bean harvest, so it's a little early to be putting much stock in these estimates. (If you're wondering, Informa pegged corn acreage down 3.1 million acres at 87.8 ma and soybean acreage up 4.3 ma ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Strong Immunity Wins Two weeks after calving, cows lose body condition. But if she is short on nutrients, too, that dr...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Farm lenders should halt their petty rivalry and focus on agriculture's best interest: Our nation...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • GOP Picks Conaway as House Ag Chairman The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the...
  • Head Start A Pennsylvania teen has two years of a farm-to-fork business under his belt and is looking to exp...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business One of the world's wealthiest families measures success not in dollars but in authenticity.
  • Ask the Vet A warning about bull breeding soundness.
Related News Stories
(none currently available)