MILK to Recognize Leaders at Annual Conference

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Dairy producers will gather to recognize award winners and network with industry peers Nov. 28-30 at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas. Lenexa, Kan., (Sept. 25, 2023) – The first MILK Business Conference award winners have been announced and will be recognized at the 2023 MILK Business Conference  set for Nov. 28-30, at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas. Honorees include the Leader in Technology, […]

Pro Farmer Crop Estimates Below USDA Expectations

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Cedar Falls, Iowa (Aug. 25, 2023) — Pro Farmer, a division of Farm Journal, shared its much-anticipated production estimates today for the 2023 U.S. corn and soybean crops after analyzing information from the 31st annual Pro Farmer Crop Tour and other sources. The estimates are informed by Crop Tour data and observations collected this week through an exceptional effort by […]

Annual Pro Farmer Crop Tour Will Assess Drought Impact and Crop Health

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Cedar Falls, Iowa (Aug. 21, 2023) — Scouts will fan out across the Midwest this week to measure this year’s corn and soybean yield potential during the 31st annual Pro Farmer Crop Tour. The tour runs Aug. 21-24, covering seven states and capturing the attention of the agriculture industry and national media. Observations and results of the Pro Farmer Crop […]

Farm Journal and University of Missouri Launch New Ag Economic Survey

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Lenexa, Kan., (June 28, 2023) – The Ag Economists’ Monthly Monitor survey, a joint effort between Farm Journal and agricultural policy research centers at the University of Missouri, launches today with results from its first monthly survey. Questions were sent to nearly 60 agricultural economists nationwide to gauge perspectives on important drivers of agriculture and […]

Margy Eckelkamp Promoted to Lead Farm Journal’s Top Producer Brand

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Lenexa, Kan., (June 26, 2023) — Farm Journal announced that highly talented content team member Margy Eckelkamp has been named leader of the company’s Top Producer brand. Eckelkamp brings 17 years of creating best-in-class content for farmers and agriculture retail professionals to this new role, which includes continuing to serve as editor of The Scoop. […]

Tyson Foods Joins Trust In Beef™


Tyson Foods joins other foundational partners in advancing the collaborative value chain program to help ranchers enact meaningful climate-smart change Lenexa, Kan., (June 15, 2023) – Farm Journal’s Trust In Food™ is proud to welcome Tyson Foods to Trust In Beef, a collaborative value chain program designed to help ranchers integrate climate-smart agriculture into their […]

Webinar Explores How to Use Land-Based Income to Increase Profits


Lenexa, Kan. (June 14, 2023) — The outdoor recreation boom is paying dividends — as much as $20,000 per year — for farmers and ranchers using alternative passive income strategies by listing their land for hunting, fishing and other activities. In this free webinar, set for Tuesday, June 20, at 12 p.m. CDT, landowners will […]

Young Dairy Producers Talk Industry Challenges With MILK Business

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Lenexa, Kan. (June 5, 2023) — The future of the dairy industry is its young producers. Hear from three up-and-coming industry leaders about their roles, how they have evolved their skill sets and their advice for future young leaders during the second session of the MILK Business Dialogues Webinar Series, which is set for Wednesday, […]

Farm Journal Appoints Prescott Shibles to Succeed Andy Weber as CEO

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Lenexa, Kan. (April 12, 2023) — Farm Journal, the nation’s leading business information and data insights company serving agriculture audiences, today announced that Prescott Shibles has joined the company as CEO. He takes over from Andy Weber who retires after 23 years as CEO and becomes vice chairman of Farm Journal’s board of directors.    Shibles […]

<strong>Dairy Producers Talk Technology with MILK Business</strong>

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Lenexa, Kan. (April 7, 2023) — As technology continues to move the dairy industry forward, three leading producers will share how they have implemented technology on their farms during the first session of the MILK Business Dialogues webinar series, set for Tuesday, April 11, at 12 p.m. CDT.   Karen Bohnert, dairy editorial director for […]