Iowa: Pesticide Labels and Endangered Species May 28, 2020
While all applicators should carefully read their pesticide labels, newer products like the dicamba products labeled for use over-the-top use in soybean have many more application restrictions and recordkeeping requirements […]
The threshold for stink bugs in corn is changing based on recent research conducted in both North Carolina and Virginia. These studies indicated that, while seedling thresholds were effective, there […]
Nebraska: Watch for Seed Injury from Corn Maggot May 27, 2020
We have received several reports of injury from seed corn maggot that has reduced stands of Nebraska soybeans. The greatest risk for seed corn maggot injury is when a green […]
Texas: Time to Increase Defense Against Thrips May 27, 2020
Cotton planters are rolling across the Texas High Plains. While lot of cotton seed will go into the ground over the next couple of weeks, some of the early planted […]
In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Farm Program Payments – Has Outlook Changed? | New Coronavirus Aid Measures Announced | and more.
As crops start to emerge, now is a good time to get out and do early-season scouting to see how things went with planting and to also check for any […]
Nebraska: How to Scout Corn for Insects May 18, 2020
As corn begins to emerge, be alert to the potential for damage from early season insects such as cutworms, wireworms, white grubs, or other insects. A key distinction to be […]
In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Farmland Values Steady | Corps Sued Over River Management | and more.
In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Farmer Confidence Shaken | Will Chinese Trade Meet Expectations? | and more.
In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Bunge Sells Elevators | USDA Priorities? | and more.