Agriculture Online - Crops http://www.agriculture.com/crops Crops articles and updates for all agriculture crops from planting to harvest. Get crop technology information, tips and advice on spraying, tillage, and more. Plus, share information on produce, grains, organic crops and more. en-us Copyright Successful Farming Sunday Apr 20 00:01:46 EDT 2014 Agriculture.com http://www.agriculture.com/images/ag-logo-150x30.gif http://www.agriculture.com 150 30 http://www.agriculture.com/rss 30 Freeze Could Hit Hard Red Winter Wheat Fields http://www.agriculture.com/crops/wheat/production/freeze-could-hit-hard-red-winter-wheat_145-ar42878 The condition of the hard red winter wheat crop in the states of Oklahoma and Kansas is precarious after temperatures dropped below freezing April 14-15. July Hard Red Winter wheat futures settled up 23 cents at the Chicago Board of Trade on April 15, due Wednesday Apr 16 10:35:07 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/wheat/production/freeze-could-hit-hard-red-winter-wheat_145-ar42878 Spring Nitrogen Needs http://www.agriculture.com/crops/fertilizers/spring-nitrogen-needs_174-sl42767 Tips and recommendations to help with spring nitrogen applications. Thursday Apr 10 18:03:04 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/fertilizers/spring-nitrogen-needs_174-sl42767 Spring Nitrogen Application Options http://www.agriculture.com/crops/fertilizers/spring-nitrogen-application-options_174-ar42765 Nitrogen application options for a compressed spring. Thursday Apr 10 12:28:36 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/fertilizers/spring-nitrogen-application-options_174-ar42765 Myths and Facts about Residue Breakdown http://www.agriculture.com/crops/corn/production/myths-facts-about-residue-breakdown_137-ar42672 Monday Apr 07 16:02:56 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/corn/production/myths-facts-about-residue-breakdown_137-ar42672 Top Forage Winter Wheat http://www.agriculture.com/crops/wheat/production/top-fage-winter-wheat_145-ar42670 Top Forage Winter Wheat Monday Apr 07 14:55:59 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/wheat/production/top-fage-winter-wheat_145-ar42670 Balancing Drift Risk and Efficacy http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tech-tour/balcing-drift-risk-efficacy_196-ar42668 7 tips to dash spray drift Monday Apr 07 14:13:15 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tech-tour/balcing-drift-risk-efficacy_196-ar42668 Palmer Amaranth Management http://www.agriculture.com/crops/pesticides/herbicides/palmer-amarth-magement_179-ar42646 Recommendation for managing Palmer amaranth Friday Apr 04 18:04:15 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/pesticides/herbicides/palmer-amarth-magement_179-ar42646 Farmer Diversifies Knowledge, Chooses No-Till http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tillage/no-till/farmer-diversifies-knowledge-chooses_188-ar42643 Northwestern Kansas farmer Michael Thompson gained his ground in agriculture when he was given a unique opportunity to diversify his knowledge and techniques in farming. Friday Apr 04 14:55:56 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tillage/no-till/farmer-diversifies-knowledge-chooses_188-ar42643 Photos: Spring Activity http://www.agriculture.com/crops/cover-crops/photos-spring-activity_568-sl42630 Cold temperatures can't halt all activity. Thursday Apr 03 16:24:44 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/cover-crops/photos-spring-activity_568-sl42630 Nitrogen Reduction http://www.agriculture.com/crops/fertilizers/technology/nitrogen-reduction_175-ar42584 Wednesday Apr 02 11:15:59 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/fertilizers/technology/nitrogen-reduction_175-ar42584 Winter cover crops become weeds? http://www.agriculture.com/crops/cover-crops/winter-cover-crops-become-weeds_568-ar42575 Are winter cover crops becoming weeds? With the harsh winter and thick frost, farmers may have problems eradicating their cover crops on time. Tuesday Apr 01 16:37:44 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/cover-crops/winter-cover-crops-become-weeds_568-ar42575 Topdress Wheat by Feekes Growth Stage 5 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/wheat/production/topdress-wheat-by-feekes-growth-stage-5_145-ar42573 Now that the wheat crop is beginning to green up and grow, farmers are scurrying to apply a post-winter application of nitrogen fertilizer, a practice commonly called topdressing. Tuesday Apr 01 13:42:34 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/wheat/production/topdress-wheat-by-feekes-growth-stage-5_145-ar42573 22 Sobering Need-to-Know Facts About Herbicide-Resistant Weeds http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tech-tour/22-sobering-needtoknow-facts-about_196-ar42485 22 sobering need-to-know facts about herbicide-resistant weeds Monday Mar 24 15:11:44 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tech-tour/22-sobering-needtoknow-facts-about_196-ar42485 Biodiesel Boom to Bust http://www.agriculture.com/crops/biodiesel-boom-to-bust_135-ar42478 Monday Mar 24 12:07:37 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/biodiesel-boom-to-bust_135-ar42478 Taming Tropical Invasives http://www.agriculture.com/crops/pesticides/taming-tropical-invasives_177-ar42468 Friday Mar 21 16:35:21 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/pesticides/taming-tropical-invasives_177-ar42468 4 Tips for Managing Flooded Fields http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tillage/4-tips-f-maging-flooded-fields_187-ar42465 Spring weather is trending wetter Friday Mar 21 13:23:46 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tillage/4-tips-f-maging-flooded-fields_187-ar42465 Controlling Pigweed http://www.agriculture.com/crops/pesticides/herbicides/controlling-pigweed_179-ar42464 Pigweed has a few soft underbellies that can help you manage it Friday Mar 21 13:10:55 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/pesticides/herbicides/controlling-pigweed_179-ar42464 Cheap and Easy-to-Kill Cover Crops http://www.agriculture.com/crops/cover-crops/cheap-easytokill-cover-crops_568-ar42462 Two components to successful cover crops. Friday Mar 21 12:43:19 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/cover-crops/cheap-easytokill-cover-crops_568-ar42462 Benefits of Soybean Seed Treatments http://www.agriculture.com/crops/soybeans/benefits-of-soybe-seed-treatments_140-ar42443 Thursday Mar 20 00:00:00 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/soybeans/benefits-of-soybe-seed-treatments_140-ar42443 Herbicide Receives Federal Registration for Pre- and Postemergence Applications http://www.agriculture.com/crops/other-crops/rice/herbicide-receives-federal-registration_165-ar42399 Sharpen herbicide receives registration for pre and post-emergence on rice Monday Mar 17 12:27:20 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/other-crops/rice/herbicide-receives-federal-registration_165-ar42399 Insects and Disease May Have Survived Extreme Winter Weather http://www.agriculture.com/crops/pesticides/insects-disease-may-have-survived_177-ar42398 Crop debris and soils still harbor pests Monday Mar 17 11:06:29 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/pesticides/insects-disease-may-have-survived_177-ar42398 Prepare for Larger Soybean Seed http://www.agriculture.com/crops/soybeans/production/prepare-f-larger-soybe-seed_141-ar42397 Monday Mar 17 10:30:06 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/soybeans/production/prepare-f-larger-soybe-seed_141-ar42397 2014 Trends http://www.agriculture.com/crops/corn/2014-trends_136-ar42387 Farmers share trends they expect in 2014. Friday Mar 14 17:04:00 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/corn/2014-trends_136-ar42387 Takeaways From Winter Meetings http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tillage/conservation-tillage/takeaways-from-winter-meetings_190-ar42343 Friday Mar 14 12:22:53 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tillage/conservation-tillage/takeaways-from-winter-meetings_190-ar42343 Green Plains and BioProcess Algae Plant http://www.agriculture.com/crops/green-plains-bioprocess-algae-plt_135-sl42311 Thursday Mar 13 14:58:07 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/green-plains-bioprocess-algae-plt_135-sl42311 Open Ag Data Alliance Launched http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tech-tour/open-ag-data-allice-launched_196-ar42309 Farm data privacy, Open Ag Data Alliance, The Climate Corporation Thursday Mar 13 14:31:21 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tech-tour/open-ag-data-allice-launched_196-ar42309 Plan for the Worst, Hope for the Best http://www.agriculture.com/crops/other-crops/pl-f-wst-hope-f-best_152-ar42307 Thursday Mar 13 09:59:33 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/other-crops/pl-f-wst-hope-f-best_152-ar42307 Draft EIS Comment Period Closes for Enlist Corn and Soybean Traits http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tech-tour/draft-eis-comment-period-closes-f_196-ar42297 15,000 petition signatures to USDA is support of Enlist corn and soybeans Wednesday Mar 12 12:56:10 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/tech-tour/draft-eis-comment-period-closes-f_196-ar42297 Face Down Food Fears! http://www.agriculture.com/crops/soybeans/face-down-food-fears_140-ar42299 Wednesday Mar 12 00:00:00 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/soybeans/face-down-food-fears_140-ar42299 Neighbors Help Man Launch non-GMO Production http://www.agriculture.com/crops/corn/production/neighbs-help-m-launch-nongmo-production_137-ar42264 Mention genetically modified organism (GMO) crops and there’s no doubt questions, debates, and eyebrows will be raised. However, one Michigan farmer believes non-GMO crops are the perfect fit for his crop production. Tuesday Mar 11 13:11:18 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/crops/corn/production/neighbs-help-m-launch-nongmo-production_137-ar42264