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  • Wet Field

    Experts Advise Farmers To Be Proactive About Crop Insurance

    Oct 23, 2017 05:34 AM

    This year’s weather conditions underscore the need for producers to be proactive about insurance.

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    Here's How to Keep Pests From Being an Unwelcome Surprise

    Oct 20, 2017 12:16 PM

    A pest boss—one member of a farm’s management team in charge of everything involving weeds, insects and diseases—earns his keep by preventing surprises. “That’s his job—to never be caught off guard,” says Farm Journal Field Agronomist Ken Ferrie. “A pest boss usually treats a problem while other farmers are still talking about it.”

    That’s a tall order, considering how many insects and diseases can attack crops. But good pest bosses approach it systematically, Ferrie explains. They know what pests are likely to occur and when to expect them. They know how they will control them, where they will obtain pesticides and who will apply them. They target their scouting and know when to treat. Good records of every field make the task easier in successive years.

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  • Grain Cart

    Commodities Seek Global Transit Security

    Oct 20, 2017 10:55 AM

    Severe weather underscores need for backup options to get grains to the rest of the world when ports are closed.

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    Hard Lessons on the Farm can Have Positive Outcomes

    Oct 20, 2017 09:25 AM

    Most of us who grew up on the farm learned how to work from our parents’ example. I can tell you that as a kid I learned how to do certain jobs by watching and listening, and sometimes I didn’t do either very well.

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    Six Steps to Efficient Nutrient Use

    Oct 20, 2017 09:09 AM

    Preventing fertilizer from leaving your fields lowers production cost while increasing yield. Oh yes—it also protects water resources. Sure, you’ve heard the warnings before, but it can be overwhelming to put nutrient management practices into motion. Start with these six steps to address your environmental footprint.

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    Veggie Burger That Bleeds Is Making Its Way to Cafeteria Lunches

    Oct 19, 2017 02:25 PM

    Veggie Burger That Bleeds Is Making Its Way to Cafeteria Lunches

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    Seed No. 1 in Continuous Soybeans

    Oct 19, 2017 11:40 AM

    Prepare for additional challenges when planting soybeans on soybeans

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