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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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07/24/2014

Dr.Klinefelter: By the Numbers

Peak prices since 2007 didn't slow megafarm consolidation. Mid-size operators may need to collaborate with neighbors to compete on technology and scale.


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07/24/2014

New Rural Infrastructure Fund

The Rural Infrastructure Opportunity Fund could broaden investment in rural America, but it also could translate into communities paying higher interest rates to fund needed projects rather than waiting in line for potentially lower interest rates through USDA loans.


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07/23/2014

Passionate About Pollination

Pollination appears to be going well across the Corn Belt in areas that were not hit by a severe weather event. It's time to do a pregnancy test on corn.


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