Randy Dowdy says a gas line company is responsible for major topsoil losses on his record-breaking farmland.
Missouri lawmakers have given final approval to a bill increasing a fine for illegally using herbicides that damage other farmers' crops.
Iowa District Court recently dismissed all Des Moines Water Works’ (DMWW) claims against Boards of Supervisors in Sac, Buena Vista and Calhoun counties in Iowa.
About two years. That’s all the time you have to prove to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) you and your neighbors will follow new dicamba formulation label requirements, or the agency could let its approval expire at the end of 2018.
Test Plots study differences between in-furrow orthophosphate, polyphosphate fertilizers.
Field to Market recently announced it is now able to integrate sustainability metrics and algorithms of its Fieldprint Platform with several leading precision ag and farm management software programs. This represents one of several moves the group hopes will help meet its ambitious goal of 50 million participating acres by 2020.
California Superior Court Judge Kristi Culver Kapetan recently ruled California can require Monsanto to label Roundup as a possible cancer threat. Monsanto holds its position the chemical poses no such risk to humans.
If you haven’t bought fertilizer this year, anticipate higher prices for all major nutrients. As spring’s fertilizer needs rise so have prices, but not above 2016 levels, says David Widmar, economist at Purdue University and author at Agricultural Economics Insight.
In an effort to improve seed flowability at planting, Bayer CropScience introduces Fluency Agent Advanced, an improved version of the seed lubricant the company first marketed in 2014. Fluency Agent Advanced can be used on both corn and soybeans. It improves seed flow from the hopper to the row units for more efficient planting.
Soybeans have shocked and surprised many producers over the past few years, partly from yield improvement and acreage growth. Industry leaders are looking toward the future, searching for a way to continue to drive value for growers based on quality.
A bill that would require increased penalties for off-label herbicide use passed in the Missouri House and moves on to the Senate. The bill could be passed as early as mid-March.
Promising no more manual entry and one-app access to farm data, Farmers Edge’s Next-Gen FarmCommand helps digitize the farm. The group is also launching Corn Manager to help track the crop throughout the season and guide input decisions.
Weeds typically develop resistance one of two ways: target-site resistance or metabolic resistance. Researchers at the University of Illinois found a way to identify the specific enzyme responsible for metabolic resistance in atrazine-resistant waterhemp.
As of Monday, March 27
Feels Like 38°