Comments Feed

Mississippi River siltation expected to increase shipping cost of grain Commented on: 5 days ago (July 26, 2014)

It’s a sad day for the Mississippi River. This is not a Louisiana issue. It’s a national issue.

How to...

High school graduation on the farm Commented on: 1 week ago (July 19, 2014)

Marie is like Carol and I — average intelligence with above-average effort. She does present her thoughts well in speaking and writing while applying great effort to whatever she does...

2013 Buyer's forecast: Farmland Commented on: 4 weeks ago (June 30, 2014)

Maybe that is why the increase is lower than what we have seen in recent years,” adds Don McCabe, of Soy Capital Ag Services, Kankakee, Ill., who chairs the Illinois Society of Professional Farm...

How will the current period of farm prosperity evolve? Comparing 1970s to now Commented on: 4 weeks ago (June 30, 2014)

Therefore, there are more years in the earlier period than in the current period: 9 vs. 7 years. Other alternative periods exist, but these are reasonable periods to provide an initial comparison...

Champaign County, Illinois, farmland draws $15,375/acre Commented on: 4 weeks ago (June 30, 2014)

Bubon said the land was offered in three tracts but eventually sold in its entirety to a local, single buyer group made up of two farmers and an investor...

New innovations in grain storage systems for higher capacities and better grain quality Commented on: 4 weeks ago (June 30, 2014)

It mounts on the hopper cone pattern, and its strength and airflow capabilities help it to withstand the weight and pressure from greater grain depths and provide greater grain quality than...

Soybean Weed Control: Clash Of Technologies Commented on: 7 weeks ago (June 11, 2014)

Monsanto has staked claim to a 2 bu./acre advantage for total post control in RR beans compared to use of a soil-applied herbicide, based on 330 grower trials ...

New for weed control Commented on: 7 weeks ago (June 11, 2014)

We recognize that a significant segment of the market is moving to post-emergence weed control in glyphosate-tolerant corn, and Halex GT is a perfect fit for these systems...

How to kill weed seeds before they get started in your fields Commented on: 7 weeks ago (June 11, 2014)

Over the course of a growing season, I’ve seen weed seed predators eat between 40% and 90% of the seeds produced that year dispensaries in denver

White mold expected to infect soybean fields Commented on: 8 weeks ago (June 3, 2014)

The worst location for an infection, though, is in the flower where the sclerotia eat nutrients and eventually cripple and kill the plant Galway Florist

Newsletter Signup
Continuing Education
New Course

Accredited for 2 hours/CCA Soil & Water credits. The 2,000 member...

Keeping crop protection chemicals on the crop for which they are intended has been a...

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×