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Flint on Crops: The Soil Needs Some Consideration Too – Commentary

Flint on Crops: The Soil Needs Some Consideration Too – Commentary

👤By Ernie Flint, Mississippi State Univeristy 🕔Feb 27, 2017

This is the time of year when we go to meetings where people talk about weeds and herbicides, insects and insecticides, diseases and their remedies and more. Most of the discussion deals with crop varieties and the products that are

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

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

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔Feb 24, 2017

The 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 for individuals who will be scouting crops for pest and

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Florida: Crop Production Meeting, Jay, Feb. 28

Florida: Crop Production Meeting, Jay, Feb. 28

👤By John Doyle Atkins 🕔Feb 15, 2017

Farmers from Northwest Florida and surrounding areas are invited to attend the 2017 Crop Production Meeting to be held on Tuesday, February 28. The meeting will be hosted by UF/IFAS Extension, Santa Rosa and Escambia Counties, at the Jay Community

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Mississippi: Upcoming County Meeting Schedule

Mississippi: Upcoming County Meeting Schedule

👤By Angus Catchot, Mississippi State University 🕔Feb 14, 2017

MSU Extension is hosting a series of meetings to be held throughout the state to prepare growers for the upcoming season.

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Louisiana: Crops Forum Discusses Crops Rotation, Weed Management, and More

Louisiana: Crops Forum Discusses Crops Rotation, Weed Management, and More

👤By Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter 🕔Feb 14, 2017

Continuously growing cotton or soybeans in the same field can result in a buildup of reniform nematodes, LSU AgCenter plant pathologist Charles Overstreet told producers at the Northeast Louisiana Crops Forum on Feb. 9. Rotating cotton or soybeans with another

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Texas: South Plains Ag Profitability Workshop, Lubbock, Feb. 21

Texas: South Plains Ag Profitability Workshop, Lubbock, Feb. 21

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Feb 7, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the South Plains Profitability Workshop beginning at 9 a.m. Feb. 21 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Lubbock.  The center is located on Farm-to-Market 1294 a quarter mile

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Flint on Crops: Sunlight, Pest Management, and Plant Density – Commentary

Flint on Crops: Sunlight, Pest Management, and Plant Density – Commentary

👤By Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University 🕔Feb 6, 2017

The management of pests is a major consideration for producers of all crops. Along with soil fertility and drainage the management of pests is one of those items that can lead to success or failure. We devote tremendous amounts of

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Florida: Panhandle Row Crop Short Course, Marianna, March 2

Florida: Panhandle Row Crop Short Course, Marianna, March 2

👤By Ethan Carter, University of Florida 🕔Feb 3, 2017

Farmers from across the Florida Panhandle, as well as southern Alabama and Georgia are invited to attend the 2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course to be held on Thursday, March 2. The meeting will be hosted by Jackson County Extension at

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Arkansas: 2 Crop Production Conferences, Feb. 9, 10

Arkansas: 2 Crop Production Conferences, Feb. 9, 10

👤From the Arkansas Soybean Promotion Board 🕔Feb 1, 2017

The Arkansas Soybean Promotion Board and the Arkansas Corn & Grain Sorghum Board will host the 2017 Corn, Grain Sorghum and Soybean Producer Conference on two dates and two locations: Thursday, February 9, at the Dumas Community Center and Friday,

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North Dakota: Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop, Fargo, Feb. 28-March 1

North Dakota: Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop, Fargo, Feb. 28-March 1

👤By Ellen Crawford, North Dakota State University 🕔Feb 1, 2017

The 2017 Advanced Crop Advisers Workshop is scheduled for Feb. 28 and March 1 at the Holiday Inn in Fargo. The workshop is designed to provide in-depth discussion on selected topics to help agricultural professionals enhance their crop production recommendations

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