Indiana farmers are already grappling with Chinese tariffs on pork. Now, the country is threatening to impose a 25 percent tariff on U.S. soybeans.
A new report indicates Indiana farmers are choosing soybeans over corn at a rate that hasn’t before been seen.
$60 billion in tariffs on Chinese imports that President Donald Trump announced Thursday could have a significant impact on Hoosier farmers.
The unpredictable fall weather is delaying fall harvests.
Indiana grain farmers are hustling to keep up with harvest as fall progresses.
The state's soybean crop is 42 percent harvested as of this week, about the same as average. But the corn crop lags at just 24 percent.
The herbicide dicamba has damaged large swaths of Midwest crops in the past year.
Over a hundred dicamba-related complaints have been filed in Indiana so far this year.
Indiana is set to have unexpectedly big corn and soybean harvests this fall, meaning continued tight profit margins for farmers and more low food prices.
The controversial herbicide is allegedly drifting from neighboring fields and damaging other crops.