The Senate recently passed a bill that would extend the electronic logging device (ELD) waiver for livestock haulers and live insect haulers by one year. However, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety and the Trucking Alliance oppose any waivers to the mandate.
The National Milk Producers Federation, the International Dairy Foods Association and Dairy Farmers of America have praised the Agriculture Department's decision to buy $50 million worth of fluid milk for distribution to domestic food assistance programs, the first time the agency has bought milk for use in this manner.
For Missouri, Gro Intelligence's yield models predict an overall corn yield of 140.96 bushels per acre and 45.16 bpa soybean syield. For Kansas, they peg corn yield at 139.85 bpa and soybeans at 39.38 bpa.
Gro Intelligence's yield models forecast an average corn yield of 191.33 bushels per acre in Nebraska and 160.25 bpa in South Dakota, while soybean yields are expected to hit 59.36 bpa and 47.09 bpa, respectively.
As the 2018 corn and soybean crops head for harvest, DTN/The Progressive Farmer takes a high-tech look at yield predictions featuring the satellite analytics and modeling of Gro Intelligence and on-the-ground-reporting.