U.S. Tractor, Combine Sales Up in November
According to the Association of Equipment Manufacturer's monthly "Flash Report," the sale of all tractors in the U.S. for November 2013, were up 6% compared to the same month last year.
Wisconsin Ag Connection – 12/11/2013
Lack of Farm Bill Leaves Farmers Facing Uncertainty
With just a few legislative working days remaining in 2013, the likelihood of a new farm bill is waning, leaving farmers in limbo once again, a Purdue Extension farm policy expert says.
USAgNet – 12/11/2013
Iowa farmland market cools off
The latest survey of Iowa farmland values by Iowa State University (ISU) shows an increase of 5.1 percent from November 2012 to November 2013.
Brownfield – 12/11/2013
John Deere Plans to Sell Debt
A gauge of U.S. corporate credit risk climbed from a six-year low as concern that lawmakers may fail to reach a budget deal overshadowed better-than-forecast economic data. Deere & Co. plans to sell $1.25 billion of bonds.
Farm Equipment – 12/10/2013
CNH Industrial Parts & Service Unveils Third Location in Lebanon, Ind.
CNH Industrial Parts & Service, the aftersales product support division of CNH Industrial, unveiled its $13 million Special Processing Center at 210 South Enterprise Drive in Lebanon, Ind., at an official grand opening event and ribbon-cutting ceremony for dealers, suppliers, local and state officials and media.
Compact Equipment – 12/10/2013
CNH Industrial Recognized by the CDP as a Leader in Climate Change Transparency
For the third consecutive year, CNH Industrial has achieved a leading position in the CDP's Italy 100 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI), with regard to the quality of climate change data it has submitted to the global marketplace through CDP, the world's only global environmental disclosure system.
AED – 12/8/2013
Mahindra Tractors sells 22343 units in domestic market during November 2013, registers 13% growth
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.'s Farm Equipment Sector (FES), a part of the USD 16.2 billion Mahindra Group, has announced its tractor sales numbers for November 2013 which stood at 22343 units in the domestic market, as against 19757 units during November 2012, a growth of 13%.
Equity Bulls – 12/8/2013
More acres than we'll need in 2014?
Now that the 2013 crop is in the bin, agricultural economists are looking ahead to 2014. Iowa State University (ISU) ag economist Chad Hart says the main factor in his 2014 crop market outlook is corn acreage.
Brownfield – 12/6/2013
RFS Hearing Goes 12 Hours, Draws Hundreds
Over 140 stakeholders testified at a hearing Thursday on the Environmental Protection Agency proposal to lower the biofuels targets under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) in 2014, and those opposed to the plan outnumbered those in favor by a ratio of more than two to one.
AgWired – 12/6/2013
Argentina not planning to cut soy export tax
Argentina is not on the verge of cutting its soybean export tax despite market rumors to the contrary and pressure on the government to stimulate international sales, a well-placed source at the agriculture ministry said on Thursday.
AG Professional – 12/6/2013