In response to the cancellation of many recertification meetings, the PA Department of Agriculture is planning to extend the deadline to renew a private applicator’s license. All private applicators who […]
Fall cover crops can take the pressure off of burndown herbicides for control of glyphosate-resistant horseweed.
New herbicide products and industry news about weed management for 2020.
Pennsylvania Hemp: What’s New for 2020 Regulations? Jan 23, 2020
Late in 2019, the USDA released its Interim Rule on Hemp. This rule is the overarching set of policies that will govern production of hemp across the land. As long […]
The Penn State Extension Agronomy Team has numerous conferences and workshops scheduled in the next few months. The regional Crops Conferences are one-day seminars that offer opportunities to earn pesticide, nutrient management, and […]
Pennsylvania: Is It Too Late to Control Weeds? Nov 1, 2019
As temperatures get colder, some people wonder if it is too late to control weeds, especially perennials.
Plant parasitic nematodes that feed on soybean roots include lance, sting, lesion, root knot, and soybean cyst nematodes (SCN). Yield losses caused by SCN are greater than losses caused by any […]
Now that we have entered autumn, many farmers are starting to think about buying corn seed for 2020. This is the perfect time to reflect upon the value of the […]
Pennsylvania: Interpreting Your Soil Test Reports Sep 27, 2019
Soil tests are tools that allow you to understand soil fertility in your fields. With the basic soil sampling tests and techniques, you can get an estimate of the average […]
Editor’s Note: For accompanying tables see the original article at the Source URL at the bottom of the page. Over the last several years of working with what I consider […]