Farm Futures Logo

MIDDAY Midwest Digest, May 27, 2020

Max Armstrong talks about airline ratings, planting progress and crop condition, a deadly Memorial Day weekend and another restaurant closing.

May 27, 2020

Southwest was ranked best for long- and short-distance flights. 

As of Sunday, farmers have planted 88 percent of the total corn acres across the U.S. Soybean planting is slightly behind average.

The wheat crop improved a little bit over the last week.

Minnesota saw the deadliest Memorial Day weekend in a decade.

A Wisconsin dairyman opened a farm-to-fork restaurant five years ago, and the establishment is closing its doors now.

Subscribe to receive top agriculture news
Be informed daily with these free e-newsletters

You May Also Like


Aug 29 - Aug 31, 2023
Farm Progress Show annually hosts more than 600 exhibitors displaying new farm equipment, tractors, combines and farm implements; seed and crop protection products; and many additional farm supplies and services.
LEARN MORE