Imminent Threats to Agriculture: November 2020

Tom Hall, Senior Agronomist, Rooster Strategic Solutions  Rooster is following issues that threaten production agriculture, ranking them from 1 (Low Danger) to 5 (Extreme Danger). We refreshed the list and ratings based on a new Biden Administration with the...

From Breakeven to Profitability

Tom Hall, Senior Agronomist, Rooster Strategic Solutions If you’re a farmer, knowing the breakeven price can mean the difference between staying in business or finding another occupation. And if you work with farmers, knowing the breakeven price gives you insight into...

Imminent Threats to Agriculture: October 2020

Tom Hall, Senior Agronomist, Rooster Strategic Solutions Rooster is following issues that threaten production agriculture, ranking them from 1 (Low Danger) to 5 (Extreme Danger). Herbicide-Resistant Weeds: Level 5, Extreme Danger (Previously Level 5) The threat from...

Imminent Threats to Agriculture: September 2020

Tom Hall, Senior Agronomist, Rooster Strategic Solutions Rooster is following issues that threaten production agriculture, ranking them from 1 (Low Danger) to 5 (Extreme Danger). Animal Ag and Nutrient Management: Level 3, Considerable Danger (raised from Level 2,...

Old School Agronomy Drives 2021 Decisions

Tom Hall, Senior Agronomist, Rooster Strategic Solutions With three-plus decades in the field as an agronomist, I’ve seen my share of successes and failures; frankly speaking, I’ve learned more from the latter than the former! But there are common themes which...