The FINAL DAY TO DELIVER WHEAT to the Marysville-Scotts Lawn Road Elevator is FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2018. After that date wheat must be delivered to the Marysville Downtown Elevator at 324 North Main St., and you will need to call and make arrangements for any delivery of wheat after August 10, 2018.
NOTICE: The Derby Grain Elevator will be closed for inbound grain August 20-24 for plant maintenance and repairs and will open to receive grain again with normal hours on Monday, August 27th.
For Missouri, Gro Intelligence's yield models predict an overall corn yield of 140.96 bushels per acre and 45.16 bpa soybean syield. For Kansas, they peg corn yield at 139.85 bpa and soybeans at 39.38 bpa.
Farmers for Free Trade announced Wednesday its plans to buy advertising in radio, television and print that will run in Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin. The group opposes the president's trade strategy of using tariffs.
The prospects of blockchain technology came up repeatedly this week at an Ag Technology and The Law conference put on this week in Arkansas. Gov. Asa Hutchinson said the ability to develop blockchain tools for major agribusinesses in the state could provide an advantage in promoting food safety for consumers and international trade.