LATEST NEWS FROM INPUT MANAGEMENT

05:00AM May 08, 2013

Calculate Your Soybean Seeding-Rate Needs

Soybean seed costs have risen, farmers don’t want to plant more seeds than they need for top yields.

05:00AM May 08, 2013

Control Weeds Before Planting

Planting without first controlling existing weeds can increase several risks to the crop.

05:00AM May 05, 2013

Cold, snow at start of May could injure corn seeds

Plummeting temperatures in Missouri could mean poor stands of corn and seed damage.

04:36AM Apr 29, 2013

Good Bugs Can Give Soybeans a Boost

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor

Weather extremes at planting—both too little and too much moisture—signal that soybeans may benefit from the use of a commercial inoculant.

18:40PM Apr 27, 2013

Risks and Rewards

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor

Foliar fungicides were on the minds of few U.S. soybean farmers a decade ago but they could lead to a yield boost.

15:55PM Apr 27, 2013

Crop Tech

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor

The Japanese beetle is becoming an increasingly prevalent pest in the north-central region of the U.S.

11:16AM Apr 27, 2013

Guest Commentary: The Challenge of Going Beyond Sustainability

Simply achieving “sustainability” is not good enough. We must have the research, technology and production practices to go beyond sustainability.