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Regan says new WOTUS will maintain pre-2015 exemptions for agriculture

EPA's administrator also said EPA hopes release that foundational proposal sometime in November.

Corn, soybean CCI ratings rise

CCI ratings for both crops are still below the five-year averages.

Signal to Noise | September 20, 2021

Pro Farmer policy analyst Jim Wiesemeyer and AgriTalk host Chip Flory discuss the southern border crisis, the latest on the battle over the infrastructure bill(s), and more...

Corn and soybean inspections improve, but still held back by Gulf port damage

Wheat exports held strong and were near the upper end of expectation.

Monday Morning Wake Up Call | September 20, 2021

Grain and soy futures are under pressure amid broad-based risk-off selling. Livestock futures are lower to start the week as well.

USDA analysis skewed by including many small farms and not including non-operating landlords

ERS finally released analysis of Biden's plan to change stepped-up basis on inherited assets, and its conclusions don't tell the full story.

Bankers Report Record Farmland Price Index

80% of rural bankers in 10-state region say elimination of step-basis will have negative impact on mainstreet economies.