We have been waiting to hear more on the Farm Billi and most recent news from "THE HILL" predicts it will it be the real deal on Monday, February 3, 2013. The 2008 Farmi Bill exired on October 1. Until the new measure is released, spring planting
I ran across this story and found it interesting on how quickly new technology for farmers develops into new business directives. There is a new technology offered by ag business and seed companies that maps out ground soils and adjust seed types to
Over the past several years, we have experienced unprecedented commodity prices, land values, and net farm income. As you well know, the lower commodity prices we’ve experienced the past sever-al months have caused concerns, assumptions are being made, and questions are being asked, “What are land v
USDA has just released news of a provision that allows CRP land in Colorado to be hayed or grazed with permission from your local FSA office. If you are interested in this program read the press release on emergency CRP Haying & Grazing.
USDA has announced that they are extending the acreage reporting deadline for FSA to Friday, August 2, 1013.
Several months ago, Marc Reck wrote an article on the Triple Net Lease alternative to land investment and it has had a good following. This may be the answer you've been looking for if you're retiring and hoping to something with your farm or ranch
The five-year $500 billion Farm Billi was defeated 234-195 in the House of Representatives on June 20, 2013. The Senate passed its own version of the bill some 10 days earlier, with 66-27 vote. What happens now? The July 4th break and August recess
Are farm leases best when set in stone? I ran across this article, “Flexibility improves farm leases” in the Ag Journal. This article is helpful to better understand farm leases and the elements that can make each lease differ.
Ag Business in NE Colorado is growing children's interest in ag to help feed the world. Students, teachers, adults and community businesses joined together for Ag Fest 2013. A learning experience for everyone involved to learn about science and
Colorado Plains Resident's have watched the oil, gas and wind industry grow oil wells and turbines throughout the countryside. The energy industry provides several jobs and greatly impacts communities and the state tax base with residual funds