LATEST NEWS FROM CROPS

16:31PM Oct 12, 2017

USDA Corn Projection Continues to Grow

John Herath
AgWeb Contributor
USDA continues to increase its projection for the 2018 corn crop adding 1.9 bushels to the average yield from the September forecast. The October Crop Production Report average of 171.8
16:00PM Oct 12, 2017

Waterhemp Outsmarts Herbicide Rotation

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
Researchers have discovered that waterhemp, and possibly other weeds don’t respond to rotating herbicides each year as they originally thought.
15:13PM Oct 11, 2017

Farmers Gain Access to Enlist E3 Soybeans

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
Farmers will be able to plant Enlist E3 soybeans in select areas because of a partnership of Dow AgroSciences with ADM. This will allow certain farmers to use not only
14:36PM Oct 11, 2017

Farmers Edge Increases Satellite Image Frequency

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
By partnering with Planet, aerospace and data analytics company, Farmers Edge will offer satellite images more frequently—every one to three days.
04:36AM Oct 11, 2017

I-80 Harvest Tour 2017: Eastern Iowa

Betsy Jibben
National Reporter
Harvest may have started like a shot, but recent rainfall has slowed progress in eastern Iowa. AgDay’s national reporter Betsy Jibben is continuing the I-80 Harvest Tour and talking to
13:56PM Oct 06, 2017

Keep Weeds out of the Combine this Harvest

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
Take the time to clean your combine to help reduce the spread of resistant weeds from field to field.When it comes to combine cleanout, have an objective, such as removing
10:05AM Oct 06, 2017

60% of Sorghum Crop is Mature with Harvest Underway

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor
Overall, 64 percent of the sorghum crop was reported in good to excellent condition, unchanged from ratings last week but two percentage points lower than at the same time last