Friday, January 27, 2023

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Arkansas Soil & Water Education Conference to showcase best practices, new technologies in soil, water conservation

⋅ BY TRACY COURAGE ⋅ University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture The Arkansas Soil and Water Education Conference has been educating Arkansas farmers and other...

Southwest Texas crop event set Jan. 18 in Uvalde

⋅ BY SUSAN HIMES ⋅ Texas A&M AgriLife Optional auxin training offered The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will hold the 2023 Southwest Texas Crop Kick-off program on...


2023 Planning Resources

Clemson Fertilizer Blend Calculator Released in 2022, this web app calculator was developed to help evaluate different fertilizer blends for meeting nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium...


Arkansas pushes corn through drought, rakes in more winter wheat despite rains

⋅ BY JOHN LOVETT ⋅ University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture High temperatures, drought and elevated input costs drove Arkansas corn and grain sorghum production...

Disease Watch: Tar Spot

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

Ag Has So Many Answers

Given time and investment, many of the world’s biggest problems can be solved through agricultural research. One such issue is the prolific use of synthetic, nonbiodegradable plastics that are dumped on the world daily....

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Crop Protection

Why You Should Plant Non-Bt Corn Refuge in the Southeastern U.S.

⋅ BY DOMINIC REISIG ⋅ NC State Extension Bt corn has been genetically modified to make insecticidal proteins that protect plants from caterpillars and some root-feeding...

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,...