Beef cows come in all shapes and sizes.
Gardiner Angus Ranch sets new record with bulls averaging $10,585, registered females going for $9,154 and commercial heifers bringing $8,857.
Corn and wheat export sales were largely as expected.
Soybean exports top 1 million metric tons.
The midsized cow-calf operation hasn't grown in the past five years still standing at 110 cows, a sign that consolidation hasn't impacted much of the beef industry.
Soybean sales within expectations.
Soybean sales below expectations.
Who slashes farmland acreage by three-quarters, jettisons a machinery fleet, and upends field practices, yet watches profits rise by 70 percent? Meet Del Ficke and a less-is-more farming approach.