Michigan: Corn, Soybean, Wheat Variety Trials Focus on Northern Climates

🕔Mar 2, 2018Michigan State University Extension educators in northern Michigan have received grant funding to address variety selection in northern climates. The purpose of these projects is to collect local data on […]

U.S. Corn BT Trait Table Updated for 2018

🕔Feb 6, 2018The Handy Bt Trait Table was updated in January 2018. The authors include Chris DiFonzo, Michigan State University, Pat Porter, Texas A&M University, and Kelley Tilmon, The Ohio State University. It list […]

Corn: Handy Bt Trait Table for Updated for 2018

🕔Dec 14, 2017I made some major changes to the Handy Bt Trait Table updated for 2018. To improve readability, trait packages are now alphabetized instead of grouped by seed company. Also, letter abbreviations […]

Texas: Bt Corn Update, and New Bt Trait Table Published

🕔Dec 11, 2017As final seed purchases are being made in the Texas Panhandle, here is a brief update on the status of Bt corn. But before your eyes glaze over from the […]

Ohio Corn: 5 Considerations for Selecting Hybrids for 2018

🕔Dec 5, 2017Hybrid selection is one of the most important management decisions a corn grower makes each year. It’s a decision that warrants a careful comparison of performance data. It should not […]

Mississippi Corn: 2017 Hybrid Demonstration Program Summary

🕔Dec 4, 2017Selecting well-adapted and superior corn hybrids is critical to the success and profitability of your farm. Accordingly, Mississippi State goes to great lengths to evaluate, assess and analyze corn hybrid […]

Texas Corn, Sorghum: Water Use, Drought-Tolerant Hybrids Still Key to Dryland Production

🕔Nov 24, 2017Risk management is the name of the game when it comes to growing dryland sorghum and corn, which both offer cropping alternatives “when and if” conditions are right, according to […]

Indigo Corn Demonstrates Significant Yield Gains on Farms Experiencing Severe Water Stress

🕔Nov 21, 2017Indigo Ag, Inc has released preliminary data from its microbial seed treatment for corn. Indigo Corn was commercially launched in the spring of 2017. Like Indigo Wheat and Indigo Cotton, […]

Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Seed Selection Based on Disease Resistance Ratings

🕔Nov 10, 2017Hybrid (corn) or variety (soybean) selection is very important to successful crop production. Nonetheless, it can be challenging to review all of the seed guides produced annually, especially as they […]

Tennessee Corn: 2017 Grain Hybrid Trial Results

🕔Nov 10, 2017The final report of the 2017 Corn Grain Hybrid Trials is now available.

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