Joel Layman
08:00AM Jul 03, 2020

4 Questions To Ask Before Switching From GMO to Conventional Crops

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

One of the greatest barriers to growing non-GMO corn or soybeans is often the risk—what if the yields aren’t as high as your experience with traited crops?

15:11PM Jul 02, 2020

With Acreage Surprise, What Will it Take to Get to $4 Corn?

USDA released a surprise drop to corn acres in its latest acreage report. Now with all eyes on the weather forecast, what will it take to push corn prices closer

15:07PM Jul 02, 2020

Watch for ‘An Early Low’ With Corn Prices

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

“We know even with continuing rainfall that heat during grain fill and pod set really is an issue and can be a yield robber," says Nellinger.

14:14PM Jul 02, 2020

3 Scouting Tips to Stay Ahead of Tar Spot

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

Tar Spot has been lurking in Midwest fields since 2015—and possibly even earlier by escaping detection. In five years, it has spread to eight states and decimated yield potential in

14:13PM Jun 30, 2020

With Surprise Acreage Drop, Pendulum for Corn Prices is Swinging

USDA June acreage report showed U.S. farmers planted 92 million acres of corn in 2020, which is 5 million acres less than March. Some analysts say this could be a

11:59AM Jun 30, 2020

Boots In The Field: Insect Pressures Mount, Herbicide Damage Apparent

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

While excessive rainfall in the early season lead to replant or delayed planting for some of the eastern Corn Belt, dry conditions and other aliments are the concern today.

11:19AM Jun 30, 2020

Sen. Grassley Backs Plan to Block EPA Nomination Over Biofuel Waivers

AgWeb Contributor

U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said he supported a plan by one of his Senate colleagues to block the nomination of an EPA official until the agency makes clear how it