Chinaâ€™s largest pork processor is buying Smithfield Foods, the largest pork processor in the United States for $4.7 billion.
USDA has confirmed that a glyphosate-resistant wheat variety that Monsanto field tested from 1998 to 2005 was present in volunteer wheat on an Oregon farm.
Iowa Farm Bureau officials says this yearâ€™s state legislative session was a positive one for agriculture.
Producers now have until June 14 to apply to sign up under the Conservation Stewardship Program as itâ€™s been extended from the original May 31 deadline.
This weekendâ€™s heavy rains and flooding will delay planting of the remaining corn and soybean crop in South Dakota.