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AgFax Weekend: AR Dicamba Ban; Agrisure Corn Suit – $217.7Mln

AgFax Weekend: AR Dicamba Ban; Agrisure Corn Suit – $217.7Mln

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Jun 23, 2017

This week’s AgFax Weekend – AR Dicamba Ban; Agrisure Corn Suit – $217.7Mln; Ag Bankers Nervous ; and more.

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Arkansas Plant Board Pulls Trigger on Dicamba Ban

Arkansas Plant Board Pulls Trigger on Dicamba Ban

👤By Mary Hightower U of A System Division of Agriculture 🕔Jun 23, 2017

Arkansas State Plant Board approves emergency rule to ban use, sale of dicamba Governor must review changes, refer to legislative council subcommittee Hay and forage growers exempt from emergency ruling The Arkansas State Plant Board voted Friday for an emergency

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Syngenta Agrisure Suit – Kansas Jury Awards $217.7Mln to Corn Producers

Syngenta Agrisure Suit – Kansas Jury Awards $217.7Mln to Corn Producers

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jun 23, 2017

A Kansas jury sided with Kansas corn producers in the first of eight certified state class action lawsuits involving corn growers’ claims that Syngenta’s actions with genetically modified corn led to the loss of export sales.  After a half day of deliberation, the jury awarded $217,700,000 in

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Diesel, Gas Prices Drop Almost a Nickel

Diesel, Gas Prices Drop Almost a Nickel

👤From the Energy Information Administration 🕔Jun 21, 2017

The U.S. average diesel fuel price fell nearly four cents to $2.49 per gallon on June 19, 6 cents higher than a year ago. The Midwest and Gulf Coast prices each fell four cents to $2.41 per gallon and $2.33

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AgFax Weekend 6-19 Weeds, Drift, Everybody’s Talkin’

AgFax Weekend 6-19 Weeds, Drift, Everybody’s Talkin’

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Jun 16, 2017

This week’s AgFax Weekend – Weeds, Drift, Everybody’s Talkin’; Nitrogen in Corn Hybrids – Not Your Daddy’s Method; and more.

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DTN Fertilizer: 4 of the Majors are Double-Digit Lower than 1 Year Ago – DTN

DTN Fertilizer: 4 of the Majors are Double-Digit Lower than 1 Year Ago – DTN

👤By Russ Quinn, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jun 15, 2017

Average retail fertilizer prices continued to see little movement the first week of June 2017, according to fertilizer retailers surveyed by DTN. Of the eight major fertilizers, half were slightly higher in price compared to a month prior. These were

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Resistant Weeds – Options When Control Jumps The Track – AgFax

Resistant Weeds – Options When Control Jumps The Track – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jun 15, 2017

AgFax Weed Solutions – reports from Corn Belt and South covering what to do when things go wrong with your 2017 herbicide program.

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Rice Farmers Generate First Carbon Credits Purchased by Microsoft

Rice Farmers Generate First Carbon Credits Purchased by Microsoft

👤By NRCS Conservation Innovation Grants Program 🕔Jun 15, 2017

Chris Isbell didn’t set out to make history.  He was just following in his father’s footsteps. But on June 14, 2017, Chris Isbell and six other farmers – two from California and five from Arkansas and Mississippi – did just

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Gasoline Falls Below Last Year’s Levels; Diesel Less Than a Dime Higher

Gasoline Falls Below Last Year’s Levels; Diesel Less Than a Dime Higher

👤From the Energy Information Administration 🕔Jun 14, 2017

The U.S. average diesel fuel price fell four cents to $2.52 per gallon on June 12, 9 cents higher than a year ago. The Midwest price fell over five cents to $2.45 per gallon, the Gulf Coast price fell five

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Corn: ‘Old School’ Nitrogen Recs Not Necessary for Modern Hybrids – DTN

Corn: ‘Old School’ Nitrogen Recs Not Necessary for Modern Hybrids – DTN

👤By Paul Queck Progressive Farmer Contributor 🕔Jun 13, 2017

How late can corn utilize a nitrogen application? New university information finds you can delay the final 20% to 25% of your nitrogen as late as the V10 to V12 growth stage. “That delay is possible because modern corn hybrids

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