Waterhemp is a difficult weed to control and, unfortunately, a glyphosate-resistant waterhemp has spread in the Midwest. Control of waterhemp will take weed control products and possibly crop rotation....More
In step with its plan to become a larger player in the North America farm tire market, Czech-based Mitas/CGS Tires says it will introduce five new sizes of Mitas-branded row-crop tires later this year....More
How fast can corn be planted? After watching corn planting progress this year, it is clear that growers can cover a lot of ground fast. Most of the corn crop in the 18 official corn states was planted in five weeks.
But has corn planting actually occurred at a faster rate than in previous years? ...More
As the June 5 final planting date nears for the full crop insurance yield and revenue guarantees for corn, a Purdue Extension agricultural economist says there are many factors that come into play when farmers are deciding how to manage their 2011 crop. ...More