California Almonds: Nickels Soil Lab Annual Field Day Set For May 19

🕔Apr 30, 2016The annual Nickels Soil Lab Field Day kicks off at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 19, at the facility, which is located on Marine Avenue in Arbuckle. The program gets […]

AgFax Weekend: Fertilizer Pre-Orders Down; Grain Price Swings; Drones Used in Control Burns

🕔Apr 30, 2016This week’s AgFax Weekend features market articles; crop commentaries and field advice and more.

Cotton: Brake F16 – Follow With a Postemergence Program

🕔Apr 30, 2016Brake F16 recently received full registration for use on cotton.  It is a mixture of fluridone and fomesafen (fomesafen is the active ingredient in Reflex).  Brake F16 was available under […]

Cleveland on Cotton: Good Weather Kicks Off Planting; 62 Cent Bottom

🕔Apr 30, 2016Cotton prices spent the week in a back and fill mode as Thursday’s settlements were essentially the same as the prior week’s closes. Early trading on Friday was marginally higher, […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Arkansas: Planting Hectic as Weekend Rains Loom

🕔Apr 29, 2016As afternoon rains began to fall over Newport and elsewhere in northern Arkansas on Wednesday, Jeremy Ross, extension soybean agronomist for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, was […]

Soybeans: New Generic Roundup Ready Variety Offers Higher Yields

🕔Apr 29, 2016The second soybean variety based on Roundup Ready technology from the University of Arkansas offers higher yields and a more upright plant than its predecessor, said soybean breeder Pengyin Chen. Chen […]

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