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General Mills Shares 4 Ways It Will Reduce Pesticide Use

General Mills has outlined its four key strategies to reduce synthetic pesticide use in its supply chain: 

3 days ago
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Valent To Offer New Insecticide, Herbicide In 2020

Farmers shopping for options to address corn rootworm in 2020 can consider Valent’s new soil-applied insecticide, Ampex-EZ, pending EPA a...

2 weeks ago
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Ferrie: Beware Of Pests And Heat On Pollinating Corn

Corn growth at this point in the season is all over the board—from knee high to mature enough to pollinate. It’s corn at this latter stag...

2 months ago
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Japanese Beetles Are On The Move In Corn And Soybeans

In the past week, Ken Ferrie says he has seen a lot of “forward motion” with corn crops in Illinois because of the available GDUs (growin...

2 months ago
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Ferrie: Combat Fallow Syndrome In Corn, Prevent Plant Acres

Pollination is starting to take place in late-April planted corn in parts of Illinois this week, reports Ken Ferrie, Farm Journal Field A...

2 months ago
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Bee Aware, It’s Pollinator Week!

For the past 12 years, farmers, entomologists and consumers have celebrated National Pollinator Week from June 17 to June 23.

3 months ago
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Ken Ferrie: Address Pests And Decide How To Manage Unplanted Fields

If your corn and soybeans are emerging, now is the time to set your pest plan in motion, says Ken Ferrie, Farm Journal Field Agronomist a...

4 months ago
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EPA to Release Chlorpyrifos Decision Within 90 Days

This week the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals gave the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) 90 days to make a decision on chlorpyrifos ...

5 months ago