The U.S. is suspending all imports of fresh beef from Brazil because of recurring concerns about the safety of the products intended for the American market, Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue announced on Thursday.
When most farmers look at their financial ratios, they analyze either their trends over time or relative to benchmarks. But it's also helpful to dig into what is driving their bottom line and to do "what if" analysis to see the impact different changes would have.
While the ethanol industry waits on EPA's announcement for the 2018 volume obligations, Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, told reporters on a call Tuesday that he doesn't think President Donald Trump will announce the blend obligations when Trump visits Iowa on Wednesday.
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