United Farmers Mercantile Cooperative Mission Statement
DTN Top Stories
A weak-to-moderate El Nino event in the Pacific Ocean is expected to
last through the entire 2015 U.S. growing season.
See DTN Ag News. BBig Corn Crop With El Nino...
While federal and state governments did not mandate more regulations
when it comes to storing fertilizer because of the West accident two years ago,
the fertilizer industry itself decided more safety oversight was needed.
See DTN Ag News. BWest, Texas: 2 Years Later -2...
While the avian influenza outbreak is unlikely to cause a poultry
supply shortage, the length of time barns sit idle could have an impact on corn
consumption. It could also put pressure on retail beef sales in the heat of
See DTN Ag News. BH5N2's Murky Market Impacts...
Tax Day earlier this week marked the midpoint of the spring season in
grains, prompting an evaluation of the markets' first-half.
See . FNewsom on the Market...
With the Old World bollworm established in Puerto Rico, USDA is
ramping up funding and research to survey and detect the pest on the U.S.
mainland, while Monsanto is seeking to increase U.S. acres devoted to its new
Bt soybean product.
See DTN Ag News. 1^The Hunt for a Pest...