Georgia farmer Philip Grimes is the 2014 Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year. Known for his aggressive weed management, high yields and conservation practices, Grimes beat out nine other Southeastern state winners....More
U.S. agricultural cooperatives set a new sales record in 2013, with total business volume of more than $246 billion, surpassing the previous record set in 2012 by $8 billion.This third consecutive year of record sales reflects increased sales in the overall farm economy in 2013....More
In addition, the app will provide contact information for speakers, sponsors and exhibitors with instant links to their websites. You also can read Expo-related news, download brochures and receive updates.
Some of the app’s many features include the following:...More
Tony Randolph was named AGCO Application Equipment’s 2013 Operator of the Year for his relationship-building skills with farmer customers and his attention to detail in understanding the challenges of their fields. He is known to invite customers to ride in his cab so he can explain the operation of his application machine....More
After allotting base, farmers can now choose between options offered through Agricultural Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage programs, the main risk management programs of the 2014 Farm Bill commodity farm safety net....More