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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…

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…

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…

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…

Herbicide Receives Federal Registration for Pre- and Postemergence Applications By: 03/17/2014 @ 11:27am

BASF announced the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) federal registration of Sharpen herbicide for pre- and postemergence applications on rice. Sharpen herbicide offers rice growers flexible control…

Plan for the Worst, Hope for the Best By: 03/13/2014 @ 8:59am

Usually at this time of year, our alfalfa is waking up and ready to stretch from its long winter nap.Plants typically break dormancy and regrow as temperatures warm through March, but many alfalfa fields…

Harvesting America By: 02/06/2014 @ 3:50pm

We may be in the heart of the corn belt, but Farmers for the Future grow & harvest much more.

Achieving Excellence in Your Forage Program By: 02/06/2014 @ 10:52am

On the heels of the Super Bowl, I’m reflecting on how that trophy became the most prestigious award in football.  “Excellence” is the one word comes to…

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