Selecting PPE When Using Pesticides May 12, 2022

🕔May 12, 2022
When selecting a pesticide, make sure you read the label to ensure that you have the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) needed to mix, load, and apply that product. The PPE that […]

Mitigating Herbicide Mixing Issues May 12, 2022

🕔May 12, 2022
There have been numerous reports of mixing issues when either Roundup PowerMax 3 or Gramoxone is added to the tank with residual herbicides like atrazine, Cotoran, Caparol, fomesafen or a […]

Georgia: 4 Weed Management Considerations May 12, 2022

🕔May 12, 2022
Here are a couple of things to think about based upon recent phone calls/texts and observations from some of my current research projects.

Biden Proposals to Incentivize Increased U.S. Ag Production Due to Ukraine-Russia Conflict May 11, 2022

🕔May 11, 2022
Update 5/11/22: The $500 million to incentivize production of food commodities was dropped from the larger aid package soon after this article was published. The important policy considerations related to […]

Spray Drift: A Serious Problem You Can Manage May 10, 2022

🕔May 10, 2022
Spray drift not only result in wasting expensive pesticides and pollution of the environment, it may damage non-target crops nearby, and poses a serious health risk to people living in […]

Webinar: Who Has Rights to the Water When Drought Hits? – May 18 May 10, 2022

🕔May 10, 2022
Who has the right to access water in the American West? Find out during an online webinar hosted by the National Agricultural Law Center on May 18. As of May […]

USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices May 10, 2022

🕔May 10, 2022
The following prices are effective from Wednesday 05/11/22 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until midnight Tuesday 05/17/22. The next announcement is scheduled for Tuesday 05/17/22 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time. […]

Russian Fertilizer Continues to Arrive in Brazil May 9, 2022

🕔May 9, 2022
Jack Nicas and André Spigariol reported in today’s New York Times that, “When the first Russian missiles struck Ukraine, the reverberations were felt 6,500 miles away, on the vast Brazilian farms that grow much […]

Texas Peanuts: New Tamrun Varieties Announced May 9, 2022

🕔May 9, 2022
The Texas A&M AgriLife Research peanut breeding program has announced the release of two new varieties, Tamrun OL18L and Tamrun OL19, for the West Texas and South Texas production regions. Both […]

Prices of Most Fertilizers Continue Rise, Wheat Prices Climb on Supply Concerns May 7, 2022

🕔May 7, 2022
DTN writer Russ Quinn reported earlier this week that, “According to retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the fourth week of April 2022, prices are somewhat mixed to end the month of April. “Six […]

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