LATEST NEWS FROM Production

Japanese Beetles
11:59AM Jun 30, 2020

Boots In The Field: Insect Pressures Mount, Herbicide Damage Apparent

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

While excessive rainfall in the early season lead to replant or delayed planting for some of the eastern Corn Belt, dry conditions and other aliments are the concern today.

10:04AM Jun 30, 2020

USDA Report Could Show How Much Corn Is Used for Feed

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

“I think the real wild card is going to be the stocks number,” says Chip Nellinger, risk management consultant and cash grain specialist for Blue Reef Agri-Marketing.

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07:22AM Jun 30, 2020

Quadruple Jeopardy? Farmer Wins After Bizarre Wetlands Regulation Saga

Chris Bennett
Technology and Issues Editor

In a surreal chain of court battles, Kurt Wilke defeated NRCS four times in a wetlands dispute over the same piece of Illinois farmland. The merry-go-round affair raises legitimate questions

09:23AM Jun 29, 2020

Free Online Course Helps Farmers, Ranchers Cope with Stress

As stress mounts across farm country, Farm Credit, American Farm Bureau and National Farmers Union launched a free online course to help producers learn the signs of stress and tools

08:53AM Jun 29, 2020

All Eyes on Grain Stocks, Acreage Report This Week

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

Farmers, businesses and traders will have their eyes on the markets this week because USDA will release its updated Crop Progress report on Monday.

13:31PM Jun 22, 2020

Threat ID Diagnoses Field Problems with a Camera Snap

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

With a smartphone, farmers and crop scouts can identify pest, disease and crop deficiencies using a new mobile tool from Pioneer.

12:38PM Jun 17, 2020

Midwest Crop Report: 7 Yield Threats To Watch Now

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

So, what should you scout for now? It depends, but here are some tips from Farm Journal Field Agronomist Ken Ferrie about what he’s seeing across the Midwest.