Manage the Markets with DTN

Laura McNamara

There were a LOT of reasons about 1,000 Farm Progress Show visitors visited the DTN exhibit in Boone, Iowa this week. But, the biggest reason was probably the chance to win $25,000. Aside from scoring the dough, though, visitors also had the chance to score some valuable marketing and weather tips from DTN experts. DTN representative Teri Thiele says visitors …

Ag Group, Agribusiness, Audio, Farm Progress Show, Markets, Technology

Lincoln Farmers’ Market

Chuck Zimmerman

On a nice relaxing morning here in Lincoln, NE the Haymarket Historic District Farmers’ Market is in full swing. It’s open from 8am-noon. I wandered around after some coffee and made a few purchases including some purple asparagus, which I’ve never seen before. The vendor says it’s sweeter than the green variety. I’m going to find out on on Memorial …

Farming, Markets, Michael Peterson, New Holland Gets Some Barcharting

Chuck Zimmerman

I don’t know if you’ve seen the Media Girl. She just sits at the top of the homepage, smiling at you when she’s not telling you about what offers. She’s got a nice voice. I think I listened to the whole spiel at least 4 times this morning. You’ll be able to find in booth #112 …

Markets, Media

Commodity Update Hires Beth Winters

Chuck Zimmerman

Commodity Update has hired Beth Winters as Direct of Sales – Middle Market Segment. Sounds like things are good in the markets to your mobile phone business. Beth brings extensive experience in the agribusiness industry with her to Commodity Update. A native of South Carolina, Beth began her career in Charleston in 2002 as an Account Executive for QuickFarm, where …

Agribusiness, Markets