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  • High Plains Water District Proposed Rule Revisions

    Statement from Corn Producers Association of Texas on High Plains Water District’s Proposed Rule Revisions

    “The Corn Producers Association of Texas commends the High Plains Water District board and staff for the very reasonable and deliberate rule-making process it has completed. We appreciate the district’s concerted effort to work with farmers and landowners throughout the process over the past year. The opportunity for open dialogue with the district is crucial in developing rules that further our region’s conservation efforts without impeding our economy...

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  • Farm Bill Decision Aid Online

    Preliminary version of aid allows farmers to begin gathering information, inputting data and analyzing options

    While the USDA-Farm Service Agency’s interpretation of the Agricultural Act of 2014, the farm bill, is still likely months from being finalized, the Agricultural and Food Policy Center at Texas A&M University has released the preliminary version of its farm bill decision aid tool for farmers.

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  • Farm Bill 101

    TAMU Ag & Food Policy Center Releases Presentation

    The Agricultural and Food Policy Center at Texas A&M University has released a PowerPoint outlining the key points in the Agricultural Act of 2014. As we are still waiting on the interpretation of the bill from USDA, the information provided is preliminary. However, it\'s important for farmers to begin educating themselves on the key changes in the bill and consider how these new farm programs may work for their farms.

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  • Farm Bill Overview

    Texas Corn Producers releases review

    With the Agriculture Act of 2014 signed into law, Texas farmers should now start looking ahead at the impact the new legislation could have on their farms. Texas Corn Producers has developed a brief overview of the decisions ahead for farmers across the state.

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DTN Headline News     powered by DTN

07/31/2014

SDS Alert

After a cool spring and wet June, producers in the Soybean Belt should be scouting for the symptoms of sudden death syndrome (SDS) in their bean fields in the next couple weeks.


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07/30/2014

DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends

Average retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN slid lower the fourth week of July 2014, the second week in a row prices have moved lower.


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07/30/2014

Endangered Species Act Reform Passed

A House bill would make reforms to the Endangered Species Act for the first time since 1988.


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