Farmers: Don’t Make Your FSA Appointment Just Yet!

Starting June 25, 2018, the USDA will launch an acreage reporting pilot program to test new ag technologies with an eye toward reducing producers’ increasingly heavy administrative burden. You, your agent, or your service provider will now be able to report acreage...

How Better Numbers Produce A Precious Yield: Time

Farmers make decisions each day to ensure healthy plants and a healthy yield. From seed selection to soil conditions, each choice has an effect on the harvest and overall profitability. But unfortunately, it would seem that the one commodity a farmer can’t produce is...

MyAgData Leader: Getting to Know Jeremy Wilson

When we launched our leadership profile series featuring Deb Casurella last month, we did so with the intention of spotlighting the people behind our brand. Why? Because consumers are more likely to trust a company when they know more about the team behind the brand....

Why You Should Ask Your Crop Insurance Agent About MyAgData

Spring is in the air, which means planting season is harvesting the attention span of farmers across our region. From the initial stage of planting to completion, this spring is one that we will not soon forget. March went out like a lion, bringing cold, wet weather...

The MyAgData Memo: April 2018

Even though it feels like we should be putting the Christmas lights up again here in the  Midwest, the calendar insists warmer and dryer weather is on the way. Soil temperature and moisture will soon hit their targets, and when the bullfrogs emerge the planters will...