Minnesota: Corn Planting and the Cool, Wet Spring – Podcast

🕔May 21, 2019In this installment of the Gopher Coffee Shop podcast, Extension Educators Ryan Miller and Brad Carlson sit down with Dr. Jeff Coulter, Extension corn systems agronomist, to talk a little […]

Iowa Webinar: Delayed and Prevented Planting, May 24

🕔May 21, 2019Wet conditions have made planting a challenge for farmers across Iowa. According to the United States Department of Agriculture-National Agricultural Statistics Service, 70% of Iowa’s expected corn crop has been […]

Indiana Webinar: Delayed Corn, Soybean Planting Decisions, May 23

🕔May 21, 2019Purdue University will be hosting an upcoming webinar entitled “Delayed Corn & Soybean Planting Decisions” hosted by Purdue’s Center for Commercial Agriculture on Thursday, May 23 at 4 p.m. (EDT). […]

Indiana: Weed Science Field Day, Lafayette, June 27

🕔May 21, 2019Facing increasingly uncertain market conditions, producers looking to refine weed control and protect crop yield are encouraged to attend the Purdue Weed Science Team’s annual educational field day.

Webinar: USDA Global Forecasts for Rice, Grains, Oilseeds, Cotton, May 23

🕔May 21, 2019The next Food and Agribusiness Webinar will begin at 12 noon CST on Thursday, May 23rd as we host Rachel Trego. She will present the new 2019/20 forecasts that USDA […]

Organic Grain Fraud Scheme – 5th Farmer Pleads Guilty

🕔May 20, 2019A Missouri man who conspired with others to sell grain fraudulently marketed as organic pled guilty today in federal court in Cedar Rapids. John Burton, age 52, from Clarksdale, Missouri, […]

Illinois Corn: 6 Weed Management Reminders in a Wet Spring

🕔May 20, 2019When field conditions become conducive for planting, several possible scenarios exist for the management of existing weed vegetation.  One possible scenario is that planting will occur before any type of […]

Southeast Iowa Research Farm Spring Field Day, Crawfordsville, June 20

🕔May 20, 2019Farmers and farm businesses in southeastern Iowa can learn about the latest crop production research and trends during the Iowa State University Southeast Research and Demonstration Farm spring field day […]

Ag Trade: Some Good News, More Problems Remain

🕔May 20, 2019Executive branch policy action last week resulted in some very welcome good news for U.S. agriculture.  Metal import tariffs on Canada and Mexico were lifted, improving the outlook for the USMCA […]

Corn: Trade Over Aid – “A Penny Won’t Cut It” with Ongoing Chinese Dispute

🕔May 20, 2019Trade disruptions add uncertainty to the U.S. agricultural economy. President Trump’s recent announcement to increase the tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods continues to chip away at an […]

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