An Oregon winter wheat grower topped 192 bpa and a North Dakota spring
wheat grower hit 122 bpa in the 2021 wheat yield contest, despite record heat
and drought, respectively, in their regions.
4^2021 National Wheat Yield Contest
Congressional negotiators are trying to reach an agreement on the Build
Back Better Act so that the House could vote on the bipartisan infrastructure
bill before President Biden heads to Europe on Thursday for meetings of the G20
leaders and the United Nations Climate Change Conference.
BPush for Deal on Bills
U.S. corn was 66% harvested and soybeans were 73% harvested as of Sunday,
Oct. 24, USDA NASS reported on Monday.
FUSDA Crop Progress Report
The U.S. Department of Justice has agreed to not seek the maximum penalty
against northwest Minnesota farmer Kevan Jon Nelson following a guilty plea in
a crop insurance fraud case.
BMinnesota Farmer Signs Plea Agreement
Archer Daniels Midland and Gevo on Monday announced plans to produce up to
500 million gallons of sustainable aviation fuel in partnership.
1^ADM Enters Sustainable Aviation Fuel