INSECTICIDE

Pink Bollworm No Longer a Threat to Cotton Growers

Pink bollworm devastated cotton growers, costing tens of millions of dollars in yield loss and control.

2 months ago
SEED

Consider Seeding Rate, Trait Mix to Save on Seed

Experts aren’t expecting major downward price shifts when it comes to seed—but changing management practices could save money.

2 months ago
HERBICIDE

Consequences of the Glyphosate War

Glyphosate is under unprecedented fire, and whether the herbicide stands or falls, the implications of an overarching legal battle are se...

2 months ago
WEEDS | HERBICIDE

Roundup Lawsuit Judge Trims $200 Million From Jury Award

Monday a California Judge reduced damages awarded in a lawsuit linking Roundup to cancer but upheld the jury’s findings that Bayer acted...

2 months ago
FERTILIZER

Inputs Forecast: Fertilizer Prices Increase For First Time In Years

After years of low prices, fertilizer prices are climbing.

2 months ago
SOIL

U.S. Farmers Add 460 New Certified Organic Farms

Organic production jumped by 2% to an estimated 6.5 million harvested acres in 2018. In addition, the number of organic farms increased 3...

2 months ago
SEED

Bird-Repelling Corn Seed Treatment Available

A new seed treatment designed to keep birds away from freshly planted fields has received regulatory approval. Arkion life Science LLC. ...

2 months ago
WEEDS

Killer Robots: Weeds Won’t Know What Hit Em’

While weeds occasionally dodge herbicides—can they avoid robots? University of Illinois researchers are using a USDA grant to find out. ...

2 months ago
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