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11:42AM Jan 16, 2020

6 Ways Farmers Use Drones To Save Time, Increase Profit

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

Drones—are they just high-dollar toys, or can you truly use them to save money, time and, ultimately, increase profits? It all boils down to your goals on whether or not

11:23AM Jan 15, 2020

Find Trusted Partners To Help You Succeed With Hemp. Here’s One Way.

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor

Real farmers are sharing how they succeed with this new crop.

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08:18AM Jan 15, 2020

“New” Corn and Soybean Diseases Present Seed Selection Challenges

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

Wet weather brought a myriad of problems in 2019. Aside from planting and harvest delays, it helped spread diseases, many of which could show up again in 2020.

15:34PM Jan 14, 2020

MFPs Could be Delayed into February, Third Round in Question

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

Some Trump administration, including USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue, are holding off on the final installment of market facilitation payments (MFP) until they see what happens with the phase one trade

11:03AM Jan 14, 2020

2020 Hemp Summits Open For Registration

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor

Come to Chicago this month to hone your knowledge and know-how.

08:15AM Jan 14, 2020

Rat Hunting with the Dogs of War, Farming’s Greatest Show on Legs

Chris Bennett
Technology and Issues Editor

Welcome to four hours of rat hell and a hunt like no other. Jordan Reed is tackling one of agriculture’s most pervasive financial drains—rats, and his dog pack may be

06:30AM Jan 14, 2020

Kinze Planter Boasts Accuracy at 12 MPH

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

With its new high-speed meter and seed tube, Kinze Manufacturing promises accurate seed placement at speeds up to 12 miles per hour. True Speed, the new technology, will be available