INSECTICIDE

Pollinator Week Has The Industry Buzzing With Excitement

Ag is taking action to combat declining pollinator populations. This week, industry, researchers and government join together to celebra...

Sonja Begemann
3 days ago
HERBICIDE

Farmers Around the World Should be Watching the Roundup Cancer Case

The San Fransisco Superior Court will soon hear testimony from a man dying of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma who claims Roundup (glyphosate) cau...

Sonja Begemann
3 days ago
FERTILIZER

Corn’s Carbon Cowboy Busts Outstanding Yields

No crop voodoo or mystery ingredients: Jim Nichols’ corn yields have jumped by an astounding 100 bu. per acre.

Chris Bennett
4 days ago
SEED

Former “Billion Dollar Bug” is Mounting a Come Back

One billion dollars. Prior to Bt technologies farmers lost $1 billion annually to corn rootworm—in the form of chemical costs or actual y...

Sonja Begemann
6 days ago
WEEDS

GM Wheat Found in Canada

From our reporting partners at Real Agriculture in Canada 

AgWeb Guest Editor
A week ago
SOIL

In the Lime Light

Unlike nutrients such as nitrogen and phosphorus, you don’t apply lime for plants—you apply it to feed soil microorganisms.

Darrell Smith
A week ago
SEED | SOIL

A Moving Target

Preventing corn from going hungry requires balancing nitrogen and other factors, from year to year and field to field Tending to the fer...

Darrell Smith
A week ago
SEED | SOIL

The Great Escape

Stabilizers and controlled-release products help keep the Houdini of nutrients where your crop needs it Applying nitrogen—corn’s most im...

Darrell Smith
A week ago
SOIL

Potassium Insight

Drought emphasizes the value of this vital nutrient If there was an upshot to the drought of 2012 it was that many farmers had a prime o...

Darrell Smith
A week ago
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