Industry News from 2019

Ag Groups Intervene in New WOTUS Suit

12/31/19

Concern remains among agriculture groups about the waters of the United States rule and whether it will remain in legal flux.

Taxlink

12/31/19

Sometimes, the best option for a failing farm is to file for bankruptcy. Bankruptcy in farming has its own bankruptcy code, Chapter 12, which allows the farm to restructure and continue operations.

Surviving No Man's Land

12/31/19

Growing the farm from a small operation to a big business is a challenge, but an entrepreneurial mindset can help you avoid some common pitfalls.

Family Business Matters

12/30/19

Use seasonal downtime to make changes to ownership structure and management strategy.

Top 2019 Ag Stories: 10, 9, 8

12/30/19

The tenth-, ninth- and eighth-place stories in DTN's yearly countdown of the top ag news stories looks at growth of hemp, impact of African swine fever in the hog industry in Asia, and growing farm stress.

Top 10 Ag Stories of 2019: 7, 6, 5

12/27/19

The seventh-, sixth- and fifth-place stories in DTN's yearly countdown of the top ag news stories looks at dealing with dicamba's continued off-target movement, USMCA moving ahead, and farm income rising -- thanks to government assistance.

Top 10 Ag Stories of 2019: 10, 9, 8

12/27/19

The tenth-, ninth- and eighth-place stories in DTN's yearly countdown of the top ag news stories looks at growth of hemp, impact of African swine fever in the hog industry in Asia, and growing farm stress.

Tips for Hiring

12/27/19

Here are some practical tips for finding employees in this tough labor market.

Global Fertilizer Outlook - 4

12/27/19

Much like the outlook for other nutrients, the world sulfur market appears balanced as it heads into 2020. However, several possible challenges in the coming year could change this situation.

Investing in Rural America

12/26/19

America's investors may not be looking to put their money into farming operations, but more venture capitalists are looking for opportunities to invest in rural businesses, if they can overcome a few common barriers.