U.S. agriculture is experiencing its fourth distinct recession in the last century. A modern look at the historical paths downturns took can provide insight, and useful reference points, to what the economic landscape might be down the road.
Challenged by diminishing water supplies and rising fertilizer costs, Arizona wheat growers know the exact amounts of water and fertilizer to use is critical. Using too much is not only costly, but can become useless as they percolate too deeply...
The California Wheat Commission will conduct district elections in July and August for commissioner and alternate commissioner in three grower districts.
Return completed nomination petitions to the CWC by July 13.