Pennsylvania Soybeans: Minimize Harvest Loss, Maximize Cost per Bushel

🕔Sep 12, 2019Editor’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 […]

Pennsylvania: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods

🕔Sep 10, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated two Pennsylvania counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Lackawanna and Wayne counties who suffered losses due to excessive rain, flash flooding, and flooding […]

Pennsylvania: Herbicides – Post Applications, Harvest Interval Considerations

🕔Jul 26, 2019Many of the corn and soybean crops are getting beyond the growth stage for a post herbicide application. So, be aware of application restrictions if the crop is being harvested […]

Pennsylvania Corn: Heat, Drought Stress During Pollination

🕔Jul 24, 2019We can plant on the optimum date, fertilize exactly as our soil test recommends, have perfect pest control…and then, Bam! We get whacked with a heat wave or drought period […]

Pennsylvania Soybeans: Early-Season Stand Assessment

🕔Jun 28, 2019As soybean fields begin to emerge, you may notice some variable stands. Now can be a perfect time to examine those fields and make management decisions on whether to fill […]

Pennsylvania Soybeans: What Factors Influence White Mold?

🕔Jun 28, 2019Looking at the 2019 USDA crop reports for Pennsylvania through June 23, estimated soybean planting has reached approximately 87%, and 81% of the crop condition is rated as good or […]

Pennsylvania Corn: Early-Season Considerations for Foliar Fungicides

🕔Jun 26, 2019Corn growth and development in Pennsylvania is variable depending on the location. Considering that we are again above average with rainfall across the state, we are starting to receive questions […]

Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Midseason Weed Control Issues

🕔Jun 26, 2019As we proceed through the growing season, there are a few issues surrounding weed control and herbicide use. Here are some items to consider.

Pennsylvania Soybeans: Post Herbicide Options, Application Restrictions

🕔Jun 14, 2019We have received some calls inquiring about post herbicide options for soybeans. If the field did not receive a burndown herbicide or a residual applied near planting, weeds like dandelion, […]

Pennsylvania: Crop Insurance – Prevented Planting Coverage for Field Crops

🕔Jun 6, 2019With all the rain and flooding in the Midwest and the wet spring here in the Northeast, lots of farmers are wondering about their prevented planting coverage under crop insurance. […]

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