Corn en Feeling the heat? Corn production can be hurt by high temperatures and drought <div class="field-byline"> Jonathan Kleinjan, South Dakota State University </div> <div class="field-deck"> The drought and heat can result in reduced kernel size. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The heat and even dry conditions can impact corn yields. The good news is that in the later stages, it has less of an impact.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Field Crops Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:32:00 +0000 105391 at Corn and soybean producers find retailer who supports sustainable farming <div class="field-deck"> Retailer supports sustainable farming </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Program centers on using data to use less nitrogen which results in cutting greenhouse gas emissions and improving water quality.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Precision Ag Fertilizers Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:32:00 +0000 105351 at 5 Ag stories: Mite management for soybeans, corn pollination and La Nina <div class="node-body gallery-body">Find out what states have increased their corn acreage in the past few years. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Energy Crop Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:49:00 +0000 105311 at How big is the market for U.S. corn? <div class="field-byline"> Darrel Good, University of Illinois </div> <div class="field-deck"> There maybe an increase in export share this year. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Although the USDA expects a large corn crop harvest, the good news is that there may be room for a the U.S.A. to gain export shares this year.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Brazil Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:44:00 +0000 105301 at Crop Progress, July 18: Good condition reported for corn and soybeans <div class="field-deck"> Soybean and corn crops are a little ahead of 2015. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Corn and soybean producers are reporting their crops are in good condition overall for the month of July.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Field Crops Tue, 19 Jul 2016 14:37:00 +0000 105281 at Researchers examine crop losses since 1978 on the same Illinois and Kansas soybean and corn farms <div class="node-body gallery-body">A group of researchers examines the losses reported on a farm for over the past 35 years. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn corn production Thu, 14 Jul 2016 18:59:00 +0000 105211 at Scout for emerging western corn rootworm beetles <div class="field-byline"> Robert Wright, Nebraska Extension Entomologist </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Western corn rootworm beetles emerging before silk emergence may feed on corn leaves. The earliest silking fields in an area often are most heavily damaged because beetles will move to them in search of green silks.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Insects Mon, 11 Jul 2016 13:41:00 +0000 105111 at Nebraska Extension Nebraska Extension Yellow striping in corn may be linked to sulfur deficiency <div class="field-byline"> Jim Camberto, Purdue University </div> <div class="field-deck"> Sulfur deficiency can be traced back to acid rainfall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Have you noticed yellow striping in your corn fields? A Purdue University researcher said it can be traced back to a sulfur deficiency in the soil.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Field Crops Fri, 08 Jul 2016 15:19:00 +0000 105041 at Jim Camberato, Purdue University Jim Camberato, Purdue University Latest acreage report shows increase in corn, soybeans <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The June USDA Acreage Report is always highly anticipated, because it becomes the first hard data after the March USDA Plantings Intentions Report to give an indication of crop production levels in a given growing season, as of June 1.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Marketing Soybeans USDA Focus on Ag Tue, 05 Jul 2016 21:24:00 +0000 105001 at Management practices for high-yield corn <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Dr. Fred Below, University of Illinois, offers his best information and tips for growing high-yield corn. From intensive management to weather impacts and nutrient management, see the insight from Below to help you best manage your corn crop for the highest yield.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn corn production Fri, 01 Jul 2016 16:31:00 +0000 104971 at