Flooding in both the Midwest and Midsouth in 2019 will cause weed control issues this year and beyond. This won’t be a year to get behind or scrimp on residuals.
6:00 a.m. CME Globex: March corn is down 1 1/2 cents per bushel, March soybeans are down 1 3/4 cents, and May KC wheat is down 2 3/4 cents. CME […]
Despite the biofuels industry operating on thin margins and dealing with federal policy uncertainty in 2019, the number of mergers and acquisitions in the industry was historically low last year, […]
Chlorpyrifos is an organophosphate insecticide (Group 1B; IRAC) used to kill insects and mites on crops, buildings, animals, and other settings. All indoor uses of chlorpyrifos were phased out in […]
Grain prices offered a haven of calm Tuesday amid growing concerns of coronavirus. May contracts of corn, soybeans and all three U.S. wheats were a little higher with a 5 […]
Farm Bill Programs – Choosing the Right One – Videos Feb 25, 2020
The deadline to sign up for a farm bill program is approaching quickly. You want to make the best decision possible but are still wondering what is the best fit […]
A growing season outlook and a discussion on corn planting date research will highlight the annual meeting of the North Central Iowa Research Association March 4. The meeting will also […]
Farmers and crop advisors are invited to attend the Southeast Iowa Agricultural Research Association annual meeting, which will be held at the Johnson County Extension Office in Iowa City on […]
Iowa: Managing Residual Herbicides with Cover Crops Feb 25, 2020
A common question when incorporating cover crops into a production system is, will the cover crop interfere with the performance of residual herbicides included with the burndown treatment?
DTN Grain Midday: Slight Strength in Soybeans Feb 25, 2020
Corn is narrowly mixed at midday, soybeans are 2 to 4 cents higher, and wheat is flat to 3 cents higher. CORN Corn trade is narrowly mixed at midday with […]