South Carolina Field Reports: Corn Planting Nearly Finished, Turning to Cotton, Peanuts

🕔Apr 23, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 22, 2018. County Comments Kyle Daniel, Georgetown County Transplanting of tobacco has been slow due to high wind conditions and cool […]

Minnesota Wheat, Rye: Evaluating Your Stands

🕔Apr 16, 2018As wintery weather persists, you may wonder if your winter wheat or rye has survived this winter.  If you are really anxious or bored, you can dig up some crowns […]

Cover Crops: Mixed Blessing When it Comes to Insect Populations – DTN

🕔Apr 5, 2018The cover crop fan club is bigger than you might realize. Some of the movement’s most ardent supporters are less than an inch long and boast six legs.  Insects love […]

Georgia: Wheat and Rye Cover Crop Research Receives Grant

🕔Feb 16, 2018A $198,000 U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)-sponsored Conservation Innovation Grant will support ongoing University of Georgia research on cover crops and the effects of those crops on water quality and […]

Georgia: Rye Is Getting Away, What Should You Do?

🕔Jan 22, 2018Earlier this week, we were looking at this rye that has headed out across the field. This is often typical of our rye getting away from us. You can see […]

Minnesota Corn: Rye Cover Crops on Irrigated Sands

🕔Jan 8, 2018In Minnesota, approximately 500,000 acres of irrigated farmland are highly productive but susceptible to nitrate leaching to groundwater. Irrigated sandy soils are especially vulnerable to leaching. A recent study from […]

Mississippi: Cover Crop Acreage Brings Big Benefits

🕔Nov 10, 2017A recent survey revealed that thousands of farmers are planting cover crops and reporting benefits from the practice. While only a few respondents to the fifth annual cover crop survey […]

Flint on Crops: It’s Time to Plant Winter Cereal Grains – Commentary

🕔Oct 30, 2017Even though many livestock producers have already planted their cool season forage crops the time is just now getting about right to plant those fields of wheat, oats, triticale, or […]

Pennsylvania: Cover Crop Planting Season Has Arrived

🕔Aug 9, 2017The summer is drawing to an end and it is time to plant cover crops! Many cover crops need to be planted early to derive substantial benefit from them. Radishes […]

Michigan Cover Crops: Get Your Plan Together Before Small Grain Harvest

🕔Jul 6, 2017As the harvest of wheat and other small grain crops approaches, it is time to consider options for planting cover crops. Allowing a cover crop to take advantage of the […]

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