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Planting with starter fertilizer
13:55PM Apr 02, 2020

Ferrie: Beat The Carbon Penalty While Using Less Nitrogen

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

Can you cut your total nitrogen (N) rate if you put some on with the planter? The short answer—maybe but be careful.

08:45AM Apr 01, 2020

USDA Doesn’t Anticipate Much Deviation from 97 Million Corn Acres

Tre Smith
AgWeb Contributor

The 2020 planting projections show higher-than-anticipated corn and soybean planting projections, with an expected total of more than 180 million corn and soybean acres.

USDA Report
12:11PM Mar 31, 2020

USDA Report: 'Write these Numbers with a Pencil, Not a Pen"

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

In Tuesday’s Prospective Planting report from USDA, corn and soybean acres are both expected to jump from 2019 levels. Last year’s prevent plant undoubtedly had an impact on states that

07:32AM Mar 31, 2020

Pride and Pain: Farmer-Soldier Sacrifices for Country and Family

Chris Bennett
Technology and Issues Editor

Sacrifice: Joseph Sparacio will plant no seed and tend no crops in 2020. Instead, the farmer-patriot has left behind everything he loves to answer the call of duty.

13:58PM Mar 30, 2020

Farmers in Eastern Corn Belt Could See Soggy Conditions Next 90 Days

As farmers prep to plant, U.S. Farm Report meteorologist's forecast doesn't look promising for planting season, especially in the Eastern Corn Belt.

12:56PM Mar 30, 2020

How to Optimize Your Farm Shop

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

Whether you’re building new, adding on or making do, maximize workflow.

10:39AM Mar 27, 2020

Ethanol Plants Could Soon Start Producing for DDGs, Not Ethanol

Ethanol prices are in a free fall due to fewer people driving and a recent price war. As some ethanol plants shutter production, facilities may start producing for DDGs to