Arkansas Peanuts: Vangilder Prepping Growers, Extension Agents Oct 7, 2019

🕔Oct 7, 2019A successful Arkansas economy relies on two essential elements: agriculture and farmers. Unfortunately, fewer young people are choosing to farm, leaving a widening knowledge disparity for those watching over crops. […]

Michigan Wheat: Planting on Prevented Planted Ground Sep 12, 2019

🕔Sep 12, 2019With the abundance of prevented plant acres in Michigan this year, there is significant interest in planting wheat early. Early planting is always associated with higher yields, but can you […]

Georgia Cotton: Nematodes – What You Do Now Affects Everything You Do Later May 8, 2019

🕔May 8, 2019We had a very mild winter this year.  Mild winters may be nice in reducing our power bill; however extended periods of very cold soil temperatures are essential for reducing […]

Organic Acres Increase; Non-GMO Acres Decline – DTN Oct 17, 2018

🕔Oct 17, 2018Acreage planted to organic field crops is on the rise while land planted to non-GMO corn and soybeans declined, according to a new report from Mercaris, a market data and […]

Georgia Peanuts: Proper Rotations Have Positive Impact on Yields Apr 26, 2018

🕔Apr 26, 2018Farmers may have more success growing peanuts if they don’t continuously plant peanuts in the same field, according to Scott Tubbs, University of Georgia Tifton campus’s research cropping system agronomist […]

Minnesota: 4 Small Grain Winter Workshops, Feb. 19-23 Feb 5, 2018

🕔Feb 5, 2018University of Minnesota Extension is offering four Small Grain Winter Workshops in Central, Western, and Southern MN in February to address small grain production.  Row crop farming brings busy spring and fall […]

Soybeans: What’s Up with Record Yields, Especially in the Southeast? 3 Reasons Jan 2, 2018

🕔Jan 2, 2018Soybean yields in the U.S. have been very high the last 4 years. The U.S. average yield set new records in a stair-step fashion each year between 2014 and 2016. […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Do Not Feed the Weeds Nov 1, 2017

🕔Nov 1, 2017Weeds are the enemy of any healthy crop and they can be difficult, frustrating adversaries. But, producers keeping a sharp eye on both the yield and the quality of their […]

Illinois Corn: Using the N Rate Calculator – Frequently Asked Questions Sep 28, 2017

🕔Sep 28, 2017A group of people who work on nitrogen fertilizer met in 2004 to talk about an alternative to the yield-goal-based N recommendation system that had been in widespread use for […]

Pennsylvania: Soybean Herbicides and Rotation to Cover Crops Sep 26, 2017

🕔Sep 26, 2017With soybeans beginning to turn yellow and dropping leaves, a number of farmers are considering cover crop establishment this fall. Remember that some herbicides can persist and potentially influence successful […]

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