Non-Irrigated Corn: New Supplemental Insurance Offered for Split Nitrogen Applications – DTN Jan 7, 2022

🕔Jan 7, 2022
Farmers who apply nitrogen with split applications for non-irrigated corn across parts of the Corn Belt will be eligible to buy a supplemental coverage for their crop insurance under a […]

Iowa Farmland Values Up 29% Dec 16, 2021

🕔Dec 16, 2021
A news release Tuesday from the Center for Agricultural and Rural Development at Iowa State University and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach indicated that, “After several years of modest gains and […]

Arkansas: Pumps Up Corn, Grain Sorghum, Winter Wheat Production Dec 15, 2021

🕔Dec 15, 2021
Despite severe flooding in southeast Arkansas this year, the state’s farmers produced a banner year of corn with a state average of 183 bushels per acre. Prompted by attractive market […]

Iowa: Considerations When Planting Soybeans Back-to-Back Dec 13, 2021

🕔Dec 13, 2021
Planting soybean in the same field that just grew soybean is not recommended. Soybean yield will suffer even before factoring in environmental conditions, weather, and pest/disease pressures. Four different studies […]

Iowa Soybeans: SCN – Substantial Yield Suppression in PI 88788 Resistance Varieties Nov 12, 2021

🕔Nov 12, 2021
Almost all of the soybean varieties available to Iowa farmers that are resistant to the soybean cyst nematode (SCN) were developed with a breeding line named PI 88788. The SCN […]

Herbicide Resistance: Chaff Lining, Seed Mills Aid Fight Against Weeds Nov 11, 2021

🕔Nov 11, 2021
Catching weed seeds before they start a new generation of herbicide-resistant plants is the tactic behind a relatively new method in the United States that weed scientists in Arkansas, Iowa, […]

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Cool Stored Grain Now Nov 8, 2021

🕔Nov 8, 2021
The time is right to cool any grain that went into the bin at higher temperatures. Good harvest conditions and warm weather early this fall mean that there is on-farm […]

Concerns About Ag Land Sales – DTN Nov 2, 2021

🕔Nov 2, 2021
Farmers aren’t the only ones snapping up land in today’s hot real estate market. Institutional investors and foreign countries alike increasingly see U.S. farmland as a sound investment. While foreign […]

Rising Production Costs Temper 2021 Successes – DTN Nov 1, 2021

🕔Nov 1, 2021
It should be a celebratory fall for Justin Honebrink. To his relief, the west-central Minnesota farmer is harvesting unexpectedly average crops, after August rains breathed life back into his drought-stressed […]

Upper Midwest Drainage Research Forum, Ames, Iowa, Nov. 23 Oct 28, 2021

🕔Oct 28, 2021
Learn about the latest agricultural drainage research in Minnesota, Iowa, and South Dakota at the annual Drainage Research Forum. The event will be on November 23 at the Gateway Hotel […]

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