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16:02PM Jan 20, 2020

FarmDoc: Expect Negative 2020 Returns Unless Yields Beat Expectation

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

While recent trade agreements indicate positive momentum in the corn and soybean markets, it’s still not quite enough to make positive net returns, not without some unexpected help, that is.

15:27PM Jan 20, 2020

Drought is Not a Big Concern Right Now

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

Meteorologist Mike Hoffman takes a look at all the recent rain and snow and what it means for the long term.

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15:12PM Jan 20, 2020

Thousands of Corn Acres Left To Harvest In North Dakota

Betsy Jibben
National Reporter

The weather continues to be a focus in the Northern Plains. Farmers in North Dakota saw dangerously low temperatures over the weekend. It’s one problem after the next as the

08:38AM Jan 20, 2020

John Phipps: Fieldwork in January Just Doesn't Feel Right

Fieldwork in January isn't normal in Illinois, but John Phipps says this year, the ground is prime right now for fieldwork. However, fieldwork in January just doesn't feel right to

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.

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.