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Why Is Your Grain Sorghum Falling Down? By: 09/24/2015 @ 2:54pm

Lodging in grain sorghum is showing up in the Grain Sorghum Belt, just as farmers are getting ready to harvest the crop. The lodging is due to a couple of stalk rot…

Women in Ag: Looking for a Man By: 09/12/2015 @ 5:07pm

Across North Carolina sweet potato farmers are on the lookout for a man. He’s ant-like in appearance, about 1/4 inch…

Women in Ag: When the Barn Burns By: 09/05/2015 @ 8:52am

Smoke.  The shrill alarm of a fire truck.  These are sights and sounds no tobacco farmer wants to see or hear…

Waterhemp popping up throughout Ohio By: 08/06/2015 @ 11:00pm

Keep an eye out for this weed! I’ve found waterhemp in many parts of the state, not just western Ohio. As I have been asking farmers about this weed, I have estimated that over 90 percent of them…

Sugarcane Aphids Moving North into Sorghum Fields By: 07/24/2015 @ 10:59am

By outward appearances, the grain sorghum crop in the lower High Plains states of Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas looks excellent. However, entomologists warn that sugarcane aphids are moving north at a fervent…

Women in Ag: The Flowers Must Go By: 07/15/2015 @ 11:00pm

I love flowers.  I love working in my yard and adding flowers to my landscape.  In my yard, flowers are acceptable.  But not so much on our farm.If left alone, tobacco will produce…

Rain, Rain, Go Away! By: 06/29/2015 @ 2:11pm

It has been quite a crop year here in Illinois. I think it has rained six days per week for the last two weeks, and every time it rains we get at least 1 inch! Needless to say, things are WET around here. The…

Sorghum Growers Vote to Continue Checkoff By: 06/15/2015 @ 11:43am

“Results from the referendum indicate sorghum farmers across the nation believe in the work the Sorghum Checkoff is doing,” said Sorghum Checkoff chairman Dale Murden. “This was a very important vote…

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