HERBICIDE

Two Bayer Roundup Trials Postponed to Give Mediation Time

(Bloomberg) -- Bayer AG agreed to postpone two upcoming U.S. trials involving its Roundup weedkiller to allow time for mediation talks on...

3 days ago
SEED

How To Optimize Your Seed Discount

As you consider your seed options for 2020, you’re undoubtedly being inundated with offers from seed companies: volume discounts, early c...

3 days ago
FERTILIZER

Too Much Of A Good Thing

Lake Erie often garners national attention for its algae blooms. The Great Lake, which is near David Myerholtz’s farm, constantly weighs ...

4 days ago
WEEDS

Ferrie: Fall Burndown Applications Will Still Work. Here’s How.

It looks and feels like winter in much of the country, but it’s not too late to benefit from a fall burndown for weed control in fields, ...

6 days ago
FUNGICIDE

Tracking Wheat Rust To Its Origin

Researchers in South Africa think they now know what causes a deadly wheat pathogen that threatens the vital global food source.

2 weeks ago
FERTILIZER

Nutrien’s Potash Mine Closure Adds to Bite of Canada Rail Strike

(Bloomberg) -- The world’s largest fertilizer producer plans to temporarily close its biggest potash mine as the impact of a Canadian rai...

2 weeks ago
WEEDS

John Phipps: The War on Midwest's Biggest Crop Enemy

Now that we have finished harvest, we’re digesting all the other aspects of production we noticed besides yield. Like weed control, for e...

2 weeks ago
WEEDS

Winter Annual Weeds Weaken Tomorrow’s Yield

While harvest might still be your priority, keep field prep for 2020 in mind and take notes from the combine. Specifically, which weeds y...

2 weeks ago