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April 11, 2016
Corn (Republic file photo)
Despite low prices, corn acreage expected to rise
April 11, 2016 - 6:22pm
April 1, 2016
Corn (Republic file photo)
High corn forecasts not expected to cause another railway backlog
April 1, 2016 - 5:57pm
March 30, 2016
Railroad cars sit after being loaded with corn at a Kokomo Grain Co. transloading facility in Edinburgh, Indiana, on May 14. Corn and soybeans from 2015 remain stockpiled, yet farmers will be planting more this season even though they probably won't be profitable. (MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett)
As corn and soy pile up, here's why U.S. farmers will plant more
March 30, 2016 - 4:08pm
February 26, 2016
Soybeans are harvested in Princeton, Illinois in September. A three-year plunge in prices has sent farm income to the lowest in more than a decade and left parts of the Midwest agricultural economy in recession. (Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.)
Dilemma for U.S. Farmers: Which Crop Will Lose the Least Money?
February 26, 2016 - 1:36pm
February 9, 2016
USDA says corn, wheat supplies to rise as exports wane
February 9, 2016 - 6:25pm
January 22, 2016
Cows feed Thursday on Eric Jackson's farm, about 8 miles east of Wessington Springs. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Low fuel prices costly to farmers
January 22, 2016 - 10:36am
December 9, 2015
USDA raises U.S. corn supply view as export prospects fade
December 9, 2015 - 11:18am
October 20, 2015
Study: Crop diversity lessens - Change will affect resistance to disease, drought
October 20, 2015 - 2:06pm
October 9, 2015
USDA lowers corn, soybean harvest estimates by 1 percent
October 9, 2015 - 2:31pm
October 1, 2015
South Dakota corn stocks up 16.5M bushels from last year
October 1, 2015 - 2:44pm
September 27, 2015
Tom Bannwarth inspects an ear of corn in early September on his Fulton farm. (Evan Hendershot/Republic)
Corn production down, but crop quality solid
September 27, 2015 - 11:14am
September 24, 2015
OPINION: Diversity and resilience versus more corn and soybeans
September 24, 2015 - 8:40am
A combine sits in a soybean field in this recent photograph taken north of Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)
As SD farmers prepare for harvest, storms threaten to cause delay
September 24, 2015 - 8:37am
September 21, 2015
Ag specialists: Corn farmers could be looking at losses
September 21, 2015 - 12:42pm
September 2, 2015
South Dakota corn and sorghum crops starting to mature
September 2, 2015 - 2:41pm