The Future of Ag Ret
The Future of Ag Retailing Will be Driven by Precision
September 23, 2021 19:29 ET | CoBank
DENVER, Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Farm supply cooperatives and independent ag retailers are enjoying strong financial returns as the upturn in U.S. grain prices enters its second...
Lasting Demand Growt
Lasting Demand Growth for Aromatic Rice Could Transform U.S. Rice Industry
September 15, 2021 13:03 ET | CoBank
DENVER, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. consumer demand for aromatic specialty rice has steadily increased in recent decades as demographics change and consumer preferences evolve. Imports...
Is Now the Time for
Is Now the Time for Smaller Cable Operators to Enter the Wireless Market?
August 11, 2021 13:58 ET | CoBank
DENVER, Aug. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- National wireless operators including Verizon and T-Mobile are setting their sights on the lucrative home broadband market, aiming to take market share from...
CoBank Quarterly: Ch
CoBank Quarterly: Change is Coming for U.S. Food and Agricultural Businesses
July 08, 2021 12:34 ET | CoBank
DENVER, July 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The widely anticipated summer economic boom is well underway and U.S. consumers are spending on services again. Jobs are abundantly available, but workers...
China Changes Buying
China Changes Buying Tactics as U.S. Grain Run Enters Volatile Stage
June 30, 2021 13:55 ET | CoBank
DENVER, June 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China shook up the U.S. feed grain export market over the last year, purchasing massive quantities of U.S. soybeans, sorghum and corn. With the help of a...
U.S. Dairy Exports t
U.S. Dairy Exports to Southeast Asia Can Expand, if Processors Add Versatility
June 24, 2021 12:24 ET | CoBank
DENVER, June 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. milk production continues to increase faster than domestic demand, raising the need for export market growth. And Southeast Asia, with an expanding...
Electric Vehicles Of
Electric Vehicles Offer Unique Potential for Rural Cooperatives, Communities
June 10, 2021 12:31 ET | CoBank
DENVER, June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electric vehicles could make up 10% of all new car sales by 2025, a five-fold increase from current levels that will create new revenue opportunities for...
Federal Funds, Satel
Federal Funds, Satellite Rivals Could Expedite Rural 5G Plans
May 06, 2021 14:16 ET | CoBank
DENVER, May 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 5G wireless coverage has expanded significantly in the U.S. over the last several quarters, with T-Mobile leading the pack in urban and rural America....
U.S. Tree Nut Export
U.S. Tree Nut Exports Reach Record Levels, Easing Oversupply Burden
April 14, 2021 16:28 ET | CoBank
DENVER, April 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- California tree nut growers harvested record crops of almonds, walnuts and pistachios in 2020, following a year of ideal growing conditions on expanded...
CoBank Quarterly: U.
CoBank Quarterly: U.S. Economy Gathers Momentum, Policy Decisions Will Reshape the Future
April 08, 2021 14:05 ET | CoBank
DENVER, April 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. economy continues to outperform expectations as stimulus funds are fueling robust consumer spending. Consensus forecasts point to 7% GDP growth...