Senate Ag Split on Aid Package
Friday, March 5, 2021 5:36PM CST
The Senate begins taking up a $1.9 trillion spending bill Thursday afternoon, though debate and votes could be delayed because Republican senators want a full reading of the $1.9 trillion spending bill. The Senate Agriculture Committee chairwoman and ranking member are split over the bill.
Less Missouri River Flood Risk Forecast
Friday, March 5, 2021 5:35PM CST
The last three months have seen a strip of increased rainfall in a few states, but precipitation overall remains below normal in the northwestern portions of the Missouri River basin. The forecast shows lower potential flood risk on the main stem of the Missouri River going into spring.
Arkansas Eyes Dicamba Rule Change
Friday, March 5, 2021 5:34PM CST
The Arkansas State Plant Board has voted to consider using the federal dicamba cutoff dates this season, in a sudden reversal of the May 25 cutoff date the board approved in December.
The High Cost of Weeds
Thursday, March 4, 2021 5:39PM CST
Presenters at Commodity Classic dug into how spending more on early season weed control can save you money.