NCGA Recognizes Senator Hoeven with President’s Award

Posted: 2018-07-20 09:31PM
National Corn Growers Association President Kevin Skunes today presented NCGA’s 2018 President’s Award to North Dakota Senator John Hoeven...


115 years of data reveal longer U.S. growing season, temp trends

Posted: 2018-07-20 09:27PM
Craig Chandler | University Communication Research from Nebraska\&\#39\;s Suat Irmak an...


Estimating annual chloride use in Minnesota

Posted: 2018-07-20 09:19PM
Salt is used every day in many applications. People add salt to food, apply salt to pavement and roads after snowfall, and use salt in their water sof...


Report Highlights Science Breakthroughs to Advance Food & Ag Research by 2030

Posted: 2018-07-20 09:14PM
A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine concludes that stresses on the U.S. food and agricultural enterprise w...


Soy Growers to EPA: Turn Up the Volume

Posted: 2018-07-20 09:14PM
Soy Growers to EPA: Turn Up the Volume   This week, on behalf of the American Soybean Association (ASA), ASA board member and Michigan soybean grower...


Young Leaders Participate in Hill Visits, Soy Issues Forum

Posted: 2018-07-20 09:14PM
Ten members of the 2018 Young Leader Class, sponsored by Corteva Agriscience™, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, participated in the third phase...


ASA Leaders Share Policy Updates and Discuss the Future of U.S. Soy at USB Meeting

Posted: 2018-07-20 09:14PM
American Soybean Association (ASA) President and Iowa farmer John Heisdorffer and ASA CEO Ryan Findlay provided remarks at the United Soybean Board (...


Flooded Soybeans

Posted: 2018-07-20 09:04PM
SITUATION It seems like Mother Nature has been very generous with rainfall in certain areas of the Midwest. With the significant amount of rain accumu...


Flooded Corn

Posted: 2018-07-20 09:04PM
SITUATION In some areas, rain has been a welcome situation, but in other areas, heavy rains have caused ponding or flooding in fields. All this rain h...


BASF is expanding its cooperation with Materialise

Posted: 2018-07-19 09:36PM
BASF and Belgian company Materialise strengthen cooperation Chemical company invests US$25 million in supplier of 3D printing technologies Ludwigsha...


NCGA Elects Five Growers to Serve on the Corn Board in FY19

Posted: 2018-07-19 09:33PM
Delegates attending the National Corn Growers Association’s Corn Congress in Washington this morning elected five farmers to serve on the organi...


NCGA Calls on EPA to Account for Refinery Waivers

Posted: 2018-07-19 09:33PM
The National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) today called for EPA to maintain a strong, equitable Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) that follows Congressi...


Yanhai Yin Named Chair of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology at Iowa State University

Posted: 2018-07-19 09:26PM
A researcher specializing in plant growth and stress responses has been named chair of the Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology at Iow...


Great Barrier Reef not bouncing back as before, but there is hope

Posted: 2018-07-19 09:26PM
Reefs experiencing flood and poor water quality19 July 2018The Great Barrier Reef is losing its ability to recover from disturbances, but effective lo...


How to optimise establishment for top oilseed rape yields

Posted: 2018-07-19 09:21PM
Since the withdrawal of neonicotinoid seed dressings, rapeseed producers have been solely reliant on pyrethroid insecticide applications to control th...


New MU app helps identify herbicide injury

Posted: 2018-07-19 09:14PM
COLUMBIA, Mo. - University of Missouri Extension introduced a new mobile app to identify herbicide injury at its annual Pest Management Field Day on J...


Grow cover crops to attract beneficial insects, add nutrients, suppress weeds and build soil

Posted: 2018-07-19 09:12PM
George Washington, the father of our country, said it well when he proclaimed he grew “crops to eat and sell” and “crops to replenis...


Agronomy Alert: In-Season Update for July 17, 2018

Posted: 2018-07-19 09:05PM
Our dedicated team delivers expertise to Legend dealers and growers through local, tailored support. As a team, we are focused only on our customers a...


Anthracnose in Corn

Posted: 2018-07-19 09:04PM
SITUATION Anthracnose is a fungal pathogen that affects standability, plant health, and overall yield in corn fields. Symptoms can be seen on leaves a...