USDA and Agriculture Update

Business / Crops / Livestock

The size of global agriculture has grown dramatically in recent years, in terms of both production and market value, the result of a combination of technology and growing demand for both feed and food grains, meat, and vegetables. Those results ... read more

‘Herd’ the News?


Cautious optimism replaces drought woes in the U.S. cattle industry.  Lendell Martin Jr. loves his largemouth bass fishing, but the past few years have forced him to change some of his seasonal tactics due to low water in the lakes ... read more


Livestock / R&D

While advances in technology have greatly affected nearly every aspect of modern farming, equivalent leaps in drugs and chemicals used with livestock and produce have led to higher yields, larger cattle producing more milk or meat, and greater resistance to disease, ... read more