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  1. Texas: Small Acreage Farm Equipment Field Day, Cameron, April 30

    April 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  2. Texas: 2 Grain Grading Workshops, Amarillo, May 3-4

    May 3 @ 8:00 am - May 4 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Texas: Spring Field Day, Chillicothe, May 4

    May 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Texas: Annual Concho, McCulloch County Wheat Tour, Millersview, May 5

    May 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  5. Texas: Private Pesticide Applicators Training, Menard, May 5

    May 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  6. Texas: Private Pesticide Applicator Training, San Angelo, May 6

    May 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  7. California: Almond Workshops Scheduled May 10-12

    May 10 @ 8:00 am - May 12 @ 5:00 pm
  8. Kentucky: Wheat Field Day, Princeton, May 10

    May 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  9. Texas: Multi-County Ag Chemical Collection Event, Kenedy, May 11

    May 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  10. Texas: Private Pesticide Applicator Training, Floresville, May 16

    May 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  11. Texas: Ag Forum, Austin, May 16

    May 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  12. Kansas: Wheat In-Depth Diagnostic School, Colby, May 17-18

    May 17 @ 8:00 am - May 18 @ 5:00 pm
  13. North Carolina: Pesticide Disposal Day, Washington, May 18

    May 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  14. Texas: Land, Water, and Wealth Symposium, Lufkin, May 20

    May 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  15. Georgia: Pest Manager Training, Valdosta, May 27

    May 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  16. Tennessee: Weed Tour, Jackson, June 22

    June 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  17. Southern Peanut Growers Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, July 21-23

    July 21 @ 8:00 am - July 23 @ 5:00 pm
  18. Illinois: Agronomy Day, Savoy, August 18

    August 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm



Alabama

Alabama

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Alabama Soybeans: 12 Management Steps for 100+ Bushels Per Acre

🕔Apr 28, 2016Alabama soybean farmers interested in achieving higher yields, especially those striving for 100+ bushels per acre yields, may want to consider Early System Soybean Production (ESSP). Delta soybean growers have
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Arizona

Arkansas

Arkansas

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Arkansas Soybeans: Kudzu Bugs Poised to Threaten Crops

🕔Apr 29, 2016Kudzu bugs, silently building their numbers since 2014, are now poised to be a threat to the state’s soybean crop. Gus Lorenz, extension entomologist for the University of Arkansas System
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California

California

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California Almonds: Organic Learning Opportunity – Arbuckle, May 19

🕔Apr 30, 2016Want to learn more about organic almond production. That’s the focus of a field day set for Thursday, May 19, at the Nickels Soil Lab on Marine Ave. in Arbuckle.
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Colorado

Delaware

Delaware

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Delaware Wheat: When Will Flowering Occur?

🕔Apr 27, 2016In most parts of Delaware, wheat has started to enter flag leaf emergence (FGS 8) and some wheat is just past emergence (FGS 9-boot).  Growers who are concerned about diseases
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Florida

Georgia

Georgia

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Sawyer On Crops: Thrips In Peanuts – Tips And Updates – Audio

🕔Apr 27, 2016Got your thrips management strategies lined up for the 2016 peanut crop? Andrew Sawyer, Extension Agent in Thomas County, Georgia, reviews this year’s options.    
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Illinois

Illinois

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Illinois Corn: Spring Nitrogen Management

🕔Apr 27, 2016Although the price of nitrogen fertilizer has fallen in the past year, the lower price of corn means that decisions about nitrogen management need to be made carefully, with an
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Indiana

Iowa

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Rice – Rain Further Delays Planting, Flooding In Multiple States – AgFax

🕔Apr 28, 2016A small amount of acreage in southwest Louisiana already is at green ring but has not gone to flood yet. Plenty of rice in coastal Texas is ready for the
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Kansas

Kansas

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Kansas Wheat: Should You Spray a Fungicide? It Depends.

🕔Apr 28, 2016Well, the million dollar question is, “Should I spray a fungicide on my wheat?” The answer is, “It depends!”  That may seem like NOT an answer, but it really does depend
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Kentucky

Kentucky

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Kentucky: Farm Finance Workshop, Louisville, June 6-7

🕔Apr 27, 2016The combination of strong non-farmer investor interest in agricultural resources, and use of more diverse business organization tools by farmer landowners are changing the landscape of farmland ownership and tenure
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Louisiana

Louisiana

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Louisiana Rice: The Importance of Dry Soils for Urea Applications

🕔Apr 29, 2016Pre-flood urea fertilizer applications should always be applied on dry ground and then flooded immediately to minimize nitrogen (N) losses and maximize fertilizer efficiency. When urea fertilizer breaks down, it
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Michigan

Michigan

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Michigan Soybeans: Planting Depth Matters

🕔Apr 28, 2016Soybean seed is very sensitive to planting depth, so producers need to be careful and get their crop off to a good start. Planting depth surveys revealed that only 20
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Minnesota

Mississippi

Mississippi

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Mississippi Peanuts: Why You Can’t Use Propiconazole This Year

🕔Apr 28, 2016Most peanut growers have received notification from their buying points not to use any fungicides containing propiconazole this year.
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Missouri

Missouri

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Missouri Wheat: Fusarium Head Blight and Other Diseases to Watch For

🕔Apr 29, 2016Fusarium head blight or scab of wheat was unusually widespread and severe in Missouri last year. Although it is difficult to predict what will develop this season, the forecast for
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Nebraska

Nebraska

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Nebraska: Research Drone Successfully Used for Prescribed Fires

🕔Apr 29, 2016University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers have successfully used a specially designed drone to ignite prescribed fires in 26 acres of restored tallgrass prairie at Homestead National Monument of America near Beatrice. In addition
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Nevada

New Mexico

North Carolina

North Carolina

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North Carolina: Pesticide Disposal Day, Washington, May 18

🕔Apr 29, 2016The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in cooperation with Beaufort County Cooperative Extension, will be offering a Pesticide Collection Day for residents in Beaufort and surrounding counties.
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North Dakota

Ohio

Ohio

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Ohio Wheat: 5 Considerations Before Making a Foliar Fungicide Application

🕔Apr 26, 2016After more than 12 years of running my own wheat foliar fungicide efficacy trials here in Ohio, and analyzing data collected by my colleagues across the country, I have come
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Oklahoma

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania Soybeans: Horseweed/Marestail Management in No-till Systems

🕔Apr 29, 2016There has been a lot of discussion about horseweed/marestail management in soybeans in recent years. Historically glyphosate resistant horseweed was limited to the southeastern Pennsylvania down into the Delmarva and
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South Carolina

South Dakota

South Dakota

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South Dakota Corn: How Deep Are You Planting Your Seed?

🕔Apr 27, 2016Common Planting Depths Many factors are needed to be considered while planting a corn crop. One of those factors is planting seed at the right depth. A common principle of
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Tennessee

Tennessee

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Tennessee: Weed Tour, Jackson, June 22

🕔Apr 28, 2016The University of Tennessee Weed Tour will be held Wednesday, June 22 at the West Tennessee Research & Education Center in Jackson.
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Texas

Texas

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Texas Cotton: First Blooms In Lower Rio Grande Valley

🕔Apr 29, 2016Cotton continues to look good, with stands throughout the Valley ranging anywhere from 4 to 16 true leaves. This week we saw some of the first blooms on older cotton
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Virginia

Virginia

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Virginia Cotton Planting: Two Issues and the Weather

🕔Apr 29, 2016Rain is creating the primary holdup to planting cotton this year.  No heat accumulation expected during most of next week, although no damaging chilling is expected either.  Planting progress is
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Wisconsin

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