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Alabama Corn: Ideal Start Propels McMichen Into 2016 Con-Till Yield Title

🕔Feb 22, 2017Alabama farmer Nick McMichen won the 2016 National Corn Growers Association state contest in the no-till/strip-till irrigated category, harvesting 284.9 bushels per acre. Nick farms near Centre in northeast Alabama
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Arkansas

Arkansas

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Arkansas Weeds: Requirements to Purchase, Apply Engenia Dicamba Herbicide

🕔Feb 24, 2017This has been a confusing year in weed management and I’m hoping to help clear up some of the confusion about Engenia dicamba herbicide.
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California

California

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California Prunes: Annual S. Sacramento Valley Meeting Set For March 3

🕔Feb 25, 2017The 2017 UCCE South Sacramento Valley Prune Meeting is set for Friday, March 3 at the Veterans Memorial Hall, 1425 Veterans Memorial Circle in Yuba City. Registration starts at 7:45
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Colorado

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Georgia

Georgia

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Georgia Pecans: What Effects Will the Warm Winter Have on This Year’s Crop?

🕔Feb 24, 2017We haven’t had much of a winter this year. We’ve only had 4 days where temperatures dipped below freezing in Tifton and we’ve accumulated only 368 chill hours as opposed
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Illinois

Illinois

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Midwest Soybeans: Nematode Resistance Beneficial Even at Low Infestation Rates

🕔Feb 23, 2017Each spring, tiny roundworms hatch and wriggle over to the nearest soybean root to feed. Before farmers are even aware of the belowground infestation, the soybean cyst nematode silently begins
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Indiana

Indiana

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Indiana Soybeans: Approved Dicamba Herbicide Guide Available

🕔Feb 22, 2017The Office of Indiana State Chemist (OISC) has published a set of guidelines for soybean farmers who are considering the use of newly approved dicamba-based herbicide products. Last year, the
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Iowa

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AgFax Weekend: Deere Concerns; Soybean Mkt. Wild Ride

🕔Feb 24, 2017In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Deere Concerns; Soybean Mkt. Wild Ride; Texas Gets Wild Hog Bait; and more.
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Kansas

Kansas

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Kansas Wheat: Effects of Warm Temperatures on This Year’s Crop

🕔Feb 22, 2017Since late January, the majority of Kansas has experienced warmer-than-average air temperatures for this time of the year. Even though it did cool down the first part of February, we
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Kentucky

Kentucky

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Kentucky Wheat: Earlier Aphid Occurrences a Result of Warm Winter

🕔Feb 22, 2017In Kentucky there is a complex of aphid species that feeds on wheat. The bird cherry oat, the English grain, the greenbug, and the corn aphids are the most important
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Louisiana

Louisiana

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Louisiana: Texas Gains Wild Hog Control Product – Louisiana Next?

🕔Feb 24, 2017The Kaput feral hog bait was approved by the Federal EPA on January 3 of this year. This is the first time that a chemical has been approved that will
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Maryland

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Minnesota

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Minnesota: Herbicide Resistance Workshops Rescheduled Due to Weather

🕔Feb 23, 2017Due to the weather, the “Strategic Farming – Are You Resistance Ready” workshops scheduled for Hutchinson and St. James on Friday, February 24, have been postponed. They have been rescheduled
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Mississippi

Mississippi

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Mississippi Rice: New Growing Plan Uses Same Weed Control

🕔Feb 23, 2017Growing rice on fields that are alternating wet and dry is gaining popularity across Mississippi as producers learn they can effectively control weeds under this nontraditional system. Alternating wet and
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Missouri

Nebraska

Nebraska

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Nebraska: Losing Your Operating Credit and Loan Subordination

🕔Feb 22, 2017The recent drop in crop prices has put a financial squeeze on Nebraska producers. What happens if you can’t pay your operating loan and your lender doesn’t extend credit for
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Nevada

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  • Arkansas Weeds: Requirements to Purchase, Apply Engenia Dicamba Herbicide

    This has been a confusing year in weed management and I’m hoping to help clear up some of the confusion about Engenia dicamba herbicide. There are separate requirements for purchasing and applying Engenia, which is a restricted use pesticide, or RUP. To purchase Engenia: You must have a current Arkansas Pesticide Applicators license because Engenia The post Arkansas Weeds: Requirements to Purchase, Apply Engenia Dicamba Herbicide appeared first on AgFax Weed Solutions. […]

  • Weed Management: New Gene for Atrazine Resistance Identified in Waterhemp

    Waterhemp has been locked in an arms race with farmers for decades. Nearly every time farmers attack the weed with a new herbicide, waterhemp becomes resistant to it, reducing or eliminating the efficacy of the chemical. Some waterhemp populations have evolved resistance to multiple herbicides, making them incredibly difficult to kill. Adding to the challenge The post Weed Management: New Gene for Atrazine Resistance Identified in Waterhemp appeared first on AgFax Weed Solutions. […]

  • Mississippi Rice: New Growing Plan Uses Same Weed Control

    Growing rice on fields that are alternating wet and dry is gaining popularity across Mississippi as producers learn they can effectively control weeds under this nontraditional system. Alternating wet and dry rice management is a way to grow rice that saves water and money, while producing the same yields. Lee Atwill, a Mississippi State University The post Mississippi Rice: New Growing Plan Uses Same Weed Control appeared first on AgFax Weed Solutions. […]

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North Dakota

North Dakota

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North Dakota: Western Crop and Pest Management School, Dickinson, March 7-8

🕔Feb 24, 2017The North Dakota State University Extension Service’s 2017 Western Crop and Pest Management School will take place March 7-8 in Dickinson at the Ramada Grand Dakota. The school is designed
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Ohio

Ohio

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Ohio Wheat: Wait Until Jointing to Apply Nitrogen

🕔Feb 21, 2017Normally we would be concerned about producers applying nitrogen to wheat on frozen ground this time of year. The recent wave of abnormally warm temperatures has removed any frost that
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Oklahoma

Oklahoma

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Oklahoma Weather: Another Drought? Well, Maybe.

🕔Feb 23, 2017Say the word drought and for some people it immediately conjures up images of long, hot summers or, for others, it may trigger reminders of the brutal 1930s Dust Bowl.
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Pennsylvania

South Carolina

South Carolina

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South Carolina: New Field Crop in the Pee Dee

🕔Feb 23, 2017Low crop prices and high production costs over the last few years has many growers exploring the options of new or different crops.  One such crop is a variety of yellow
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South Dakota

South Dakota

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Drone Video Packs 100 Days Of Corn Crop Into 60 Seconds – Neat

🕔Feb 22, 2017And now for something completely different… We’ve posted a number of links to videos showing corn growing – both time-lapse imges of plants moving over a brief period and more
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Tennessee

Tennessee

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Tennessee Weeds: Additional Nozzles Added to XtendiMax Label

🕔Feb 21, 2017The EPA has approved the use of 20 other nozzles sizes besides the TTI 11004 for XtendiMax. The additional nozzles on the list are good with respect to having more
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Texas

Texas

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Texas: Concho Valley Cotton Conference, San Angelo, March 7

🕔Feb 24, 2017The 13th Concho Valley Cotton Conference conducted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is set for 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.March 7 at McNease Convention Center, 500 Rio Concho
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Virginia

Virginia

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Virginia: Cotton a Good Choice Whether Yields Good or Average in 2017

🕔Feb 24, 2017The Virginia state wide cotton meeting yesterday sponsored by the Virginia Cotton Growers Association was well attended and the program was well worth the total investment of a full day.
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Tobacco: Flue-Cured Acres Likely to Decline, Will Burley Rise?

🕔Feb 21, 2017A decline in contracted area for flue-cured seemed inevitable as February began. But there was still hope that burley contracts might rise a little from last year or at least hold
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