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Entomologist: Bt Effectiveness to Corn Rootworm is Breaking Down By: 07/28/2015 @ 5:01pm

Remember how overuse of glyphosate herbicide in Roundup-resistant crops has brought about a number of glyphosate-resistant weeds?A Kansas State University entomologist…

On-Farm Research Helping Kansas Corn Farmers Learn Optimal Seeding Rates By: 07/28/2015 @ 4:45pm

In Kansas, like most western Corn Belt states, the optimal planting population for corn is hard to pinpoint from year…

Southern Corn Rust Reaches Nebraska By: 07/28/2015 @ 3:11pm

Winds have carried the spores of southern corn rust from eastern Kansas into Nebraska after samples were recently…

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Corn Production in China By: 07/30/2015 @ 4:29pm

A recent trip to China shed insights on the country’s farming challenges and opportunities.

2 Year Study Proves R3 Foliar Insecticide Application is Profitable By: 07/29/2015 @ 11:00pm

Purpose: this study is designed to evaluate two different insecticides at the R3 (beginning pod) growth stage.Summary: Both insecticides performed well this year. Mustang Maxx raised yields by 8.3 Bu./A…

Scouting With a UAV Proves Useful In Indiana By: 07/29/2015 @ 11:00pm

As Indiana corn continues to grow, scouting efforts have become more difficult. With some fields averaging over 8 feet tall, patterns are impossible to see from inside the field, which in turn makes diagnosing…

#Grow15 Crops Look Good (Mainly) in South Dakota and Northwest Iowa By: 07/21/2015 @ 7:03pm

corn, soybeans, crop canopy, wheat

#Grow15 Sopping Wet in Indiana and Illinois By: 07/21/2015 @ 5:59pm

flooded fields, soybean disease, waterhemp, water going over roads

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