Ontario corn harvest hit with high mould levels
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 11:02:50 GMT
Ontario’s corn producers say they are in crisis mode. Despite reaching record yields of as much as 220 bushels per acre, they’re also facing uncommonly high mould levels that are forcing elevators to reject their deliveries.
Ruby 360 Integrated Agricultural Solutions
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 10:02:43 GMT reporter Rachel Gingell met recently with the president of Ruby 360, Barry Ruby, to talk about three innovative products to boost efficiency for poultry, swine, and dairy farmers.
CHS Foundation Announces $1.5 Million Gift to Support SDSU Precision Agriculture Program
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:11:15 GMT
The CHS Foundation is committed to supporting projects that cultivate opportunity for students interested in the agriculture industry
Identification of Mechanisms of Pesticide Resistance in Cattle Ticks
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 06:30:23 GMT
The cattle tick is controlled by pesticides, invariably leading to the selection of resistant strains.
Grain and Milk Markets Present Challenges for Farmers in 2019
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 06:24:56 GMT
Milk and grain marketing series offers strategies to optimize farm profitability.
Here Comes Pneumonia Season
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 06:15:07 GMT
Veterinarian Carrie Bargren of River Valley Veterinary Clinic, Plain, Wis., said a calf that experiences pneumonia at less than 3 months of age will be affected well into her lactating career.
Integrating Grazing in No-Till Systems on a Grain Farm
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 06:09:46 GMT
Posts between the oat and annual strip create a fence between strips that are grazed and strips with grain crops.
Controlled Release Nitrogen: Another Tool in the Toolbox
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 05:44:16 GMT
With harvest wrapping up this fall our attentions are being drawn to the next growing season already.
Wet Conditions Continue to Slow Texas Harvest, Reduce Quality
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 05:32:00 GMT
Rain continues to cause issues for cotton growers hoping to harvest their crops around the state, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert.
New National Light Maps help Greenhouse Growers Manage Plant Growth
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 05:23:54 GMT
Horticulturists across the United States can use new light management tools to ensure greenhouse plants receive the correct amount of light needed for proper growth.
Not Just Us: Wildfire Smoke Impacts to Livestock
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 05:09:34 GMT
The Camp Fire, which started a week ago today in the foothills northeast of Chico, has devastated the communities of Paradise and Magalia.
Recent Study Documents Damage to Rice Crops by Three Fall-Applied Residual Herbicides
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 05:05:22 GMT
November 15, 2018 - Fall-applied residual herbicides are a commonly used control for glyphosate-resistant Italian ryegrass - one of the most troublesome weeds in Mid-South row crops.
Genetically Engineered Corn may help Offset Effects of Climate Change
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 04:54:35 GMT
A study of 35 years of corn yields and climatic data in eight states indicates that technologies such as genetic engineering may help offset the effects of climate change.
Show Swine Exhibitors in Oklahoma Encouraged to Adopt Electronic Identification Tagging Systems
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 04:49:15 GMT
According to the State Veterinarian’s Office, all show swine in Oklahoma that receive their health screening after December 1, 2018 must have an electronic 840 tag applied when tested.
Kim Anderson Says Foreign Markets' Interest in Grain Will Eventually Impact the Price of US Wheat
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 04:44:24 GMT
When it comes to wheat, most of the news that is coming from the industry is focused outside of the US.
After an Uncertain Year, Farmers Look to the Future
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 04:17:37 GMT
Cloudy skies and rainy days have been a common sight for farmers across the U.S. this harvest season. With the challenging growing conditions lingering into the fall, Mother Nature added stress to this year’s soybean crop leading to a high volume of damaged beans. Given the conditions this year, farmers should be looking ahead to prepare for next year.
USDA Invests to Improve Rural Health Care for Nearly 2 Million Rural Americans
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 04:10:15 GMT
Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett today announced that USDA is investing $501 million in 60 projects to help improve health care infrastructure (PDF, 170 KB) and services in rural communities nationwide.
Crop Budgets
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 04:01:25 GMT
The SDSU Extension Crop Budgets are provided for producers to determine the preliminary cost of production for the major commodities grown in South Dakota.
Drone Applications on the Ranch
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 03:55:58 GMT
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), more commonly known as drones, have become increasingly common throughout society.
Beef Farmers Learn from 50 Feedouts
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 02:21:46 GMT
Missouri beef herd owners learn profits and risks of sending their calves to a feedlot. They’ve entered 50 Missouri Steer Feedouts run by University of Missouri Extension.
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