Arkansas: “Most Crop Per Drop” Irrigation Contest Challenges Rice, Corn, Soybean Growers May 21, 2022
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture’s annual Most Crop Per Drop irrigation yield contest is now open to Arkansas rice, soybean and corn producers, and for the first […]
Corn: Do Poor Springs Followed by Positive Summers Explain Late Planting, Yield Puzzle? May 21, 2022
In a recent farmdoc daily article, corn planting date results from agronomic field trials in Illinois were compared to state-level estimates of late planting impacts. The field trials indicated that the […]
A large swath of central Minnesota saw 4 to 7 inches of rain between May 7-14, with some locations reporting over 8 inches. This resulted in heavily flooded fields with […]
On top of a cold, wet start to the season, recent rains have led to further planting delays across SW MN and other areas of the state. If conditions are […]
Proper nutrient management is a key component of profitable corn and soybean operations. With new data come new fertilizer guidelines for corn and soybean. These guidelines reflect recent research findings […]
Wet weather impacts timely herbicide applications, so what options are available if the corn has already emerged?
Tennessee Corn: Maturity Cutoffs for Herbicides May 20, 2022
How large can corn be before glyphosate could potentially cause injury? The glyphosate label states it can be applied up through the V8 corn growth stage.
Strong thunderstorms brought heavy rainfall and isolated hail to some areas of the MidSouth last weekend. Reports of hail damage have not been widespread and many welcomed a rather helpful […]
Tracking Corn and Soybean Prevent Plant in 2022 May 19, 2022
Crop insurance’s prevent plant provision has the potential to reduce planted acres if weather delays planting until prevent plant’s first decision date. This potential is especially relevant in 2022 with […]
Texas olive producers face another season of setbacks due to weather conditions, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Like in 2021, the 2022 olive fruit crop is expected […]