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  • Keeping up with corn rootworm

    Keeping up with corn rootworm

    Checking for corn rootworm feeding and potential root damage should occur every year and in every cornfield. Both non-Bt and Bt-traited corn hybrids should be checked to determine ...

  • Fighting fusarium, even in a drought

    Fighting fusarium, even in a drought

    Perhaps the silver lining to a dry year is a lower incidence of disease. On the other hand, if you are a plant pathologist, the dry year has meant a lot of extra effort on research ...

  • Wheat harvest in Bulgaria lags far behind last year

    Wheat harvest in Bulgaria lags far behind last year

    The wheat and barley harvest started in Bulgaria on June 21-23. According to the country’s Ag Ministry, barley had been harvested from 101.3 Th ha (78% of the planned area) by July ...

  • Corn price expectations fall

    Corn price expectations fall

    More corn in the ground than expected has the U.S. Department of Agriculture lowering its price expectations. The USDA’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates shows 190 mi ...

Keeping up with corn rootworm

Keeping up with corn rootworm

Checking for corn rootworm feeding and potential root damage should occur every year and in every cornfield. Both non-Bt and Bt-traited corn hybrids should be checked to determine ...

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Fighting fusarium, even in a drought

Fighting fusarium, even in a drought

Perhaps the silver lining to a dry year is a lower incidence of disease. On the other hand, if you are a plant pathologist, the dry year has meant a lot of extra effort on researc ...

Read More »
Wheat harvest in Bulgaria lags far behind last year

Wheat harvest in Bulgaria lags far behind last year

The wheat and barley harvest started in Bulgaria on June 21-23. According to the country’s Ag Ministry, barley had been harvested from 101.3 Th ha (78% of the planned area) by Jul ...

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Corn price expectations fall

Corn price expectations fall

More corn in the ground than expected has the U.S. Department of Agriculture lowering its price expectations. The USDA’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates shows 190 m ...

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Trump tabs Censky as deputy secretary of agriculture

Trump tabs Censky as deputy secretary of agriculture

President Donald J. Trump has nominated Stephen Censky to serve as deputy secretary of agriculture. “Our work has only just begun in delivering results for the people of American ...

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India. March heat may dampen govt’s hopes of record wheat crop

India. March heat may dampen govt’s hopes of record wheat crop

THE SUDDEN spike in temperatures since early last week is stoking concerns over the standing wheat crop, even as the Centre has projected a record production of 96.64 million tonn ...

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Corn could be bargaining chip in U.S.-Mexico trade talks

Corn could be bargaining chip in U.S.-Mexico trade talks

From the hundreds of millions of tortillas consumed every year to the countless tons of corn-enriched feed that fattens livestock and poultry, corn is perhaps Mexico’s most import ...

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High Plains Sorghum Outlook

High Plains Sorghum Outlook

Producers may be concerned about planting sorghum this season, but several Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialists said there are ways to prepare for upcoming issues ...

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New Nozzles With The New Technology

New Nozzles With The New Technology

With the Xtend technology now available, hopefully everybody is gearing up with the correct nozzles and application knowledge needed to be successful. Although there are other app ...

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Key corn emergence factors

Key corn emergence factors

like to say that we “farm when we can” in southeast Kansas. Mother Nature tends to decide when we can get into fields so when conditions are acceptable, the tractors spring into a ...

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