The all-items Consumer Price Index (CPI), a measure of economy-wide inflation, was down 0.3 percent from November to December 2018 but is 1.9 percent above the December 2017 level. The CPI for all food rose 0.3 percent from November to December, and food prices were 1.6 percent higher than the December 2017 level.
AFBF president Zippy Duvall says U.S. farmers and ranchers need a strong farm bill now more than ever. Read moreRead More »
Monday BASF announced it is creating a Special Local Need Label in Missouri for Engenia, a dicamba product. Missouri officials banned the use and sale of dicamba products this past Friday. Read moreRead More »