Friday, July 23, 2021 12:43PM CDT
Pests that feed on corn ear silks are out and can hinder pollination and reduce yields. If numbers are sufficient, treatment may be warranted.
Thursday, July 22, 2021 9:08AM CDT
High-oleic soybean acres are on the rise due to increasing oil demand. Farmers have a chance to earn more income through premium opportunities raising the identity-preserved crop.
Thursday, July 22, 2021 5:00AM CDT
Kernza, a perennial wheat grass, was originally developed in Kansas, but its production has increased with a variety in Minnesota. A group of farmers there have started a cooperative to market Kernza. Local soil and water managers also are looking at the crop to reduce nitrogen leaching into water systems.