Business

Made in the U.S.A.: The Globalization of American Agriculture

Business

The following article appears in World Agriculture Outlook 2014-2015 Edition, originally published in the fall of 2014. It may be that no U.S. company illustrates the globalization of American agriculture better than Blue Diamond Growers®, the cooperative and marketing organization that represents 3,500 – ... read more

Market Outlook: Crop Commodities

Business / Crops

The following article appears in World Agriculture Outlook 2014-2015 Edition, originally published in the fall of 2014. The overseas market for U.S. crop commodities has grown substantially in the opening years of the 21st century, in large part due to the increasing ... read more

Trends in Dry Fertilizer Storage (Sponsored)

Business / Crops

Fertilizer consumption in the United States has increased substantially over the last 50 years. Much of the growth occurred between 1960 and 1980 with an increase of over 200 percent. According to the Association of American Plant Food Control Officials, ... read more

Global Reach for Domestic Farmers

Business / Uncategorized

The following article appears in World Agriculture Outlook 2014-2015 Edition. Jerome and Diane Vick began farming in 1975 on 25 acres in eastern North Carolina. Year by year, they expanded. In 1982, they began growing sweet potatoes – a high-value ... read more