Ten years after Charles Hood bought 30 acres, USDA officials claimed he violated wetlands rules. Hood won in court, but the victory may ring hollow. How many bites at the same wetlands apple does the government get?
As portions of the U.S. endure scorching drought, livestock owners struggle to locate feed supplies. Missouri, Arkansas, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana and several more western states range from D0 to D4.
In many parts of the Corn Belt, the crop is ahead of what farmers typically expect. With the potential for an earlier harvest, brush up on staging skills to make sure you get crops out of the field at the optimum time.