Monitoring and Coping with Drought

When drought occurs, the ramifications can be felt long after the rain finally falls again. We encourage you to use the United States Drought Monitor (USDM) as a resource to view drought trends across the country and how they may impact your ar...

Agriculture Outlook for 2018

As we enter the new year, those in the agricultural industry are looking at 2018 predictions to give farmers and ag professionals an idea of what to expect in the coming months. There will be several trends to look for in 2018, including th...

Is Agriculture Security Threatened?

On December 13, 2017, the United States Senate Agriculture Committee met to discuss the importance of securing a safe food supply and how to prepare for an agro-terrorism attack. It has been more than a decade since the committee last held a hear...