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Charlie Johnson, 59, has been an organic grower for four decades, raising certified organic crops on his 2,500-acre farm near Madison in southeastern South Dakota. It’s a lot of work fighting the weeds and doing a lot of cultivating each
There is apparently a shortage of Caparol this spring. So what are some options now that Caparol is not in the picture? The first thing to consider is potential cotton injury with any PRE applied herbicides in cotton.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is helping Iowa farmers manage weeds, insects and diseases in their fields. Pest management is key to high yields and quality grain. ISU Extension and Outreach specialists are working to provide the tools and
The 60th annual Agronomy Day will be held at the University of Illinois on Thursday, Aug. 17. Equipment and crop varieties may have changed, but the goal of Agronomy Day has been consistent since its inception in 1957: to communicate
This post may be a day late and a dollar short as the drills are already rolling across much of Minnesota. Nonetheless, I’m going to share some thoughts about how to reduce input cost in HRSW without sacrificing much, if
Rice planting has been rocking and rolling as much of the state missed predicted rainfall this week. We could end up close to 60% planted by the time rainfall is expected on Monday and Tuesday. Due to the warm, dry
This spring so far has been cold and wet with short spurts of warm sunny days in-between. This weather cycle for the most part kept producers out of field and allowed the winter annual weeds to flourish the past couple
Two Canadian weed scientists recently published a paper ranking their top 10 herbicide-resistant weed management strategies.
Even if you are planting RR Xtend soybeans, the answer to this could be – maybe nothing.
Tall waterhemp is expanding its reach across Minnesota, and herbicide-resistant populations are becoming more commonplace.