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Growing Grain Sorghum? 3 Things to Think About By: 01/26/2015 @ 9:54am

Grain sorghum production has been getting a lot of attention lately, from last week's article in the Wall Street Journal about the…

Herbicide-Tolerant Sorghum Coming in 2016 By: 01/06/2015 @ 11:29am

The grain sorghum industry’s first herbicide-tolerant hybrids should be on the market by 2016.Alta Seeds is testing…

Building a Business for Hay By: 12/16/2014 @ 1:03pm

Near Crookston, Minnesota, in the midst of fields of corn, wheat, sugar beets, and beans, Jerry and Kim Michaelson and…

New Canola Hybrid Has Non-GM Resistance to SU Herbicide By: 11/22/2014 @ 12:09pm

Spring canola producers will have new tools to combat glyphosate-resistant weeds in 2015. Cibus Global and Rotam introduced last week a nontransgenic, sulfonylurea herbicide-resistant canola hybrid, plus…

Research Discovery Could Boost Sorghum Yields By: 09/15/2014 @ 2:33pm

The USDA Agricultural Research Service in Lubbock, Texas, is working on development of an improved sorghum hybrid - one that would increase the number of sorghum seeds per head by close to 60%, resulting in a…

Alta Seeds to Launch First Herbicide Tolerant Sorghum Hybrids in 2016 By: 08/05/2014 @ 5:05pm

The sorghum industry’s first herbicide-tolerant grain sorghum hybrid should be available to farmers.  Alta Seeds has been testing the hybrid, which features resistance to an ALS herbicide called…

Expect Sugarcane Aphids to Move North into Sorghum States By: 06/16/2014 @ 4:17pm

Not since greenbugs swarmed onto grain sorghum 80 years ago has there been an aphid wreaking as much havoc on grain sorghum acres as the sugarcane aphid. Until this year, much of the impact of these sucking…

DuPont Pioneer Introduces New Sunflower Product By: 04/25/2014 @ 11:27am

Sunflower growers have a new planting option this spring. DuPont Pioneer introduced a new sunflower product for 2014, Pioneer brand hybrid P64ME01. This sunflower is a mid-oleic, mid-maturity, disease-tolerant…

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