Wheat: Kansas Researchers Look to Beat the Heat for High Yields

🕔Jun 14, 2019Can a small circuit board, barely the size of a credit card, help the world’s wheat to beat the heat? Kansas State University researchers think so, and they say that […]

Louisiana Rice: Economist Sees Favorable Price Outlook

🕔Jun 14, 2019An LSU AgCenter economist had good news for rice farmers at the Vermilion Parish rice field day on June 11. “Optimism is high that with recaptured market share in core […]

Almond Genome Reveals How Edible, Sweet Almonds Arose

🕔Jun 14, 2019The sweet, edible almonds we enjoy today are a far cry from their bitter wild ancestors. That is thanks to a point mutation in the genes, according to a new […]

LSU AgCenter Receives $1.4Mln for Nutrient Runoff Research

🕔Jun 13, 2019The Patrick F. Taylor Foundation has awarded a $1.4 million grant to the LSU AgCenter to fund a four-year research project on reducing nutrient runoff from crop fields. The award […]

Dicamba: High Temperatures Plus Glyphosate Increase Chances of Volatility

🕔Jun 13, 2019Higher temperatures and mixing glyphosate with dicamba lead to increased atmospheric concentrations of dicamba, according to scientists with the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture. Tom Mueller and Larry Steckel, […]

Dicamba Injury: Micro-Rates Can Affect Soybean Yields at Least 5% – Video

🕔Jun 12, 2019After dicamba-resistant soybean came to the market in 2017, there were a number of off-target injury complaints in US soybean production areas, including eastern Nebraska, in the 2017 and 2018 […]

Wheat: 20-Year Study Nets Resistance to Fusarium Head Blight

🕔Jun 12, 2019Kansas State University researchers have identified a gene that will further boost efforts to develop new wheat varieties capable of resisting Fusarium head blight (FHB), a fungal disease that threatens […]

Peanut Industry Votes to Continue Research, Promotion Program

🕔Jun 10, 2019USDA last week announced that peanut producers voted to continue their federal research and promotion program. Peanut producers voted in a referendum held April 15 through May 3, 2019. In […]

Illinois: Weed Science Field Research Tour, Somer Township, July 10

🕔Jun 7, 2019The weed science program at the University of Illinois invites all weed management practitioners to our annual weed science field tour on Wednesday, July 10. Please note the tour will […]

New Way to View On-Farm Research Data

🕔May 31, 2019Every time we grow a crop, the interaction of genetics, management and environment (G x E x M) result in a unique outcome. This inherent variability of agricultural production systems […]

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