Still Time to Make Plans to Attend the MGFA 108th Annual Convention and Industry Trade Show (01-19-15) -- We will be accepting convention advance registration through (tomorrow) Tuesday, January 20, for the 108th annual convention and industry trade show, being held at the Minneapolis Hilton Hotel on January 25-27, 2015 (Sunday-Tuesday).
Strong crops, weak prices (12-01-14) -- Bin-busting crops in corn and soybeans are causing furrowed brows rather than smiling faces for many Minnesota farmers this year.
Pigs too fat for holiday hams (11-20-14) -- CHICAGO – Eating ham has never been more expensive than this year, partly because U.S. pigs are too fat.
BNSF to spend $6B in 2015 to ease gridlock (11-20-14) -- NEW YORK – BNSF Railway Co., the railroad owned by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., plans to spend a record $6 billion next year to help speed trains and improve service crimped by surging grain and oil shipments.
Grain takes a detour (11-17-14) -- Railroad bottlenecks, congestion and high freight prices have frustrated Minnesota farmers this year as they try to sell their corn and soybeans.
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