In response to the cancellation of many recertification meetings, the PA Department of Agriculture is planning to extend the deadline to renew a private applicator’s license. All private applicators who […]
Fall cover crops can take the pressure off of burndown herbicides for control of glyphosate-resistant horseweed.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the availability of two programs that protect hemp producers’ crops from natural disasters. A pilot hemp insurance program through Multi-Peril Crop Insurance […]
New herbicide products and industry news about weed management for 2020.
Pennsylvania: Is It Too Late to Control Weeds? Nov 1, 2019
As temperatures get colder, some people wonder if it is too late to control weeds, especially perennials.
Plant parasitic nematodes that feed on soybean roots include lance, sting, lesion, root knot, and soybean cyst nematodes (SCN). Yield losses caused by SCN are greater than losses caused by any […]
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 14 Ohio counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Adams, Belmont, Champaign, Clark, Guernsey, Highland, Madison, Miami, Monroe, Noble, Portage, Stark, Summit, and Trumbull […]
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 24 Ohio counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to excessive rain and flooding that occurred from Jan. 1 through Aug. […]
Now that we have entered autumn, many farmers are starting to think about buying corn seed for 2020. This is the perfect time to reflect upon the value of the […]
Pennsylvania: Interpreting Your Soil Test Reports Sep 27, 2019
Soil tests are tools that allow you to understand soil fertility in your fields. With the basic soil sampling tests and techniques, you can get an estimate of the average […]