Friday, October 17, 2014 3:23PM CDT
After the latest spate of wet, cool weather in parts of the Midwest, plant pathologists are urging growers to scout and be prepared to manage ear rots like Diplodia during harvest and in storage.
Friday, October 17, 2014 6:58AM CDT
In this week's Crop Tech Corner, fall armyworms manipulate chemistry for protection, scientists find a way to boost plant leaves' oil content, and researchers release software that can analyze and measure root systems quickly and consistently.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 12:49PM CDT
With a big crop still in the field and commodity prices at harvest lows, some farmers have turned to grain storage bags to relieve the pressure. However, experts warn the bags must be handled correctly to be worth the investment.