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Don’t Sleep on Waterhemp

Palmer amaranth is the pigweed species that rightfully earns the most consternation from farmers. But don’t forget that waterhemp can be just as invasive.
A small waterhemp plant.
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Crop Rotation Reduces Gas

You can’t see it, but greenhouse gasses might be wafting from your fields. Rotate your crops so they don’t have gas.
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Managing Soil Salinity

Too much salt isn’t good for you. It’s not good for your crops, either. The key to soil salinity management is water management.
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Making Smart Agronomic Decisions

Were your crops outstanding this year or did they struggle? Either way, making smart agronomic decisions takes an integrated approach.
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