Monday, June 27, 2022

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Which Nematicides Are Effective For Managing Nematodes In Field Corn?

⋅ By Zane Grabau ⋅ University of Florida Assistant Professor in Field Crop Nematology Plant-parasitic nematodes can substantially reduce yield in field corn. Crop rotation...

Burndown Wild Garlic, Grape Hyacinth and Star-of-Bethlehem

By Larry Steckel • This spring some fields seem to be infested more heavily with wild garlic, grape hyacinth and in a few cases,...


Supply And Cost: Two Challenges To Overcome

At a winter production meeting in Hazen, Arkansas, University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture Extension weed specialist Tommy Butts had one message, “This...


World Corn Supplies Increase

Texas A&M AgriLife associate professor and Extension economist Mark Welch says in his mid-September newsletter, Feed Grain Outlook, that world corn supplies are up...

2022 Corn Hybrids

Weed Management: Try A Seldom-Used Mode of Action

Weeds are the bane of most growers’ existence. In a growing class of “superweeds,” Palmer amaranth continues to frustrate farmers with its dogged resistance...

Editor’s Note

Farming Is Not For The Faint Of Heart

Perdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture conducts a monthly survey on farmer sentiment called the Ag Economy Barometer. The most recent poll is rife with producer concerns going into the season.  “Rising farm input costs...

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Crop Protection

Texas A&M offers education at Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will once again provide educational programming through several different events at the Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show Nov....

Equipment & Technology

Precision Planting launches 2 seed placement technologies

Precision Planting LLC has introduced two seed placement optimization technologies that provide growers with greater seed placement precision, improved crop emergence and stand uniformity,...