Corn en Scout for stalk rots and Top Dieback in corn <div class="field-byline"> Emmanuel Byamukama, South Dakota State University </div> <div class="field-deck"> Producers are encouraged to use the push method to scout for stalk rot. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Be sure to continue scouting corn fields for stalk rot. Nothing can be done about this year but management decisions for next growing season can be made based on what you find. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Stalk Rot Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:08:00 +0000 106881 at Howard F. Schwartz, Colorado State University, Heavy rainfall in Minnesota damages crops <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The past several days has been filled with news reports, photos, and stories about the flooded roads, buildings, and towns across many areas of South Central, Southeast, and Central Minnesota.</p> <p>Historic rainfall amounts occurred in a portion of that region on Sept. 21 and 22, with a large portion of the region receiving 4-6 inches of rainfall, and some areas receiving 10-14 inches of rainfall in a 48 hour period.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Field Crops Focus on Ag Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:44:00 +0000 106871 at 8 things learned at Farm Science Review 2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Farmers had the chance to learn about budgeting for the 2017 crop year, herbicide resistant weeds and one new product out that the inventor says can lower nitrogen loss when it's applied. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Marketing Crops Field Crops Lightbar systems Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:45:00 +0000 106801 at Harvest season is either underway or ready to begin! <div class="node-body blog-body">Corn stalks are a concern for some producers which may mean the fields with weak stalks get harvested first.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Marketing and Promotion Focus on Ag Mon, 19 Sep 2016 17:52:00 +0000 106781 at CSD75: Soybean Digest – The 1990s Part II <div class="node-body gallery-body">In the second half of the 1990s decade, technology started to move forward in farming, credit market issues lingered and export industries grew. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Long- Term Operating Plan Mon, 19 Sep 2016 12:09:00 +0000 106741 at Top 5 ag stories: Calculating the risk of Palmer in cover crops; plus preventing grain storage pests <div class="node-body gallery-body">In this week's top five ag stories, we learn who may be a big player when it comes to the next farm bill and what the chances are of spreading Palmer through cover crop mixes. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Herbicide-tolerant crops Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:33:00 +0000 106701 at Midwest crop update: Prioritize your corn fields before you start combining <div class="node-body gallery-body">The Midwest crop update shows that late season rain in some states helped to boost the yields in both corn and soybean fields. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Crops Fri, 16 Sep 2016 16:15:00 +0000 106691 at Top 5 Ag stories: Economy concerns; Palmer in Iowa; and a new corn disease <div class="node-body gallery-body">Check out a new foliar disease being diagnosed in corn in the western corn belt and how the Palmer amaranth is believed to have spread in Iowa. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Marketing Weeds Fri, 09 Sep 2016 12:36:00 +0000 106541 at 8 Tips for evaluating corn hybrid demonstration plots <div class="field-byline"> Peter Thomison, Ohio State University </div> <div class="field-deck"> Remember plant height may not be what you want in your corn plots. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Check out these plant traits when examining hybrid demonstration plots.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Field Crops Wed, 07 Sep 2016 14:13:00 +0000 106511 at Large variation in Minnesota's 2016 corn yield estimates <div class="node-body blog-body">Producers can expect corn yields to vary depending on the region and the state. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Marketing and Promotion Focus on Ag Thu, 01 Sep 2016 16:13:00 +0000 106461 at