As we approach grain sorghum harvest, many are considering using a harvest aid. There are pros and cons to using a harvest aid. The greatest benefits are that they can dry down green plant and or weed material to allow
How can one tell if Palmer amaranth that escapes FlexStar, Ultra Blazer or Cobra is due to resistance or another issue?
A new ethanol plant in North Dakota not only produces ethanol at less cost but is also saving money on drying distillers grains. The ethanol plant was built across the road from a coal-fired electric power plant, which supplies steam
CHS announced it has acquired Northstar Agri Industries canola processing and refining plant near Hallock, Minn., from PICO Northstar Hallock LLC, a majority-owned subsidiary of PICO Holdings, Inc. The Hallock canola plant processes more than 400,000 tons of canola seed annually into
Grains Mixed at Midday Mixed action is seen at midday with limited changes in the forecasts. General Comments The U.S. stock markets are mixed. The interest rate products are higher. The dollar index is 65 points lower. Energies are lower
Crazy top, named for the odd formations of the leaves or tassel due to hormonal effects of the disease, is typically found on corn plants that were submerged for a few days early in the growing season. A description of
Grains Quietly Higher Early Friday 6:00 a.m. CME Globex: December corn was 3 cents higher, November soybeans were 1 cent higher, and September Chicago wheat was 5 cents higher. CME Globex Recap: Grains posted a quiet overnight session, with most
Export sales helped lift the market on Thursday. Soybeans and wheat beat analysts’ export expectations. The day ended with all corn, wheat, and soybeans trading up.
Farmers interested in row crops are invited to the Suwanee Valley Agricultural Extension Center on Monday evening, Aug. 17, to learn about best management practices. “During this field day, we will provide an overview of the latest research that seeks
Summary An upper-level ridge dominated the southern Plains, bringing hot and dry weather, while an active storm track triggered areas of rain across the northern tier States during this U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM) week. Cool fronts sliding southward brought showers
Draining has started on a limited basis in Arkansas, Mississippi and northeast Louisiana. At the least, some growers have stopped pumping.