General Agricultural News
Aug 25, 2016
Nematodes, fungi and insects -- what do they have in common? A taste for rootworm.
Aug 24, 2016
An adviser hired by Abengoa Bioenergy to sell a cellulosic ethanol plant in Hugoton, Kansas, expects a buyer to be found this fall.
The slide in fertilizer bids has accelerated in the last month.
Scouts on the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour are finding a mish-mash of yields that aren't all lining up with expectations.
Aug 23, 2016
A federal court dismissed farmer claims that Syngenta should have made efforts to inspect and keep harvested GMO corn from being shipped to China, though other claims against the company remain.
Do big crops get bigger? The better question is: Will low prices get lower?
A scout team moving north from Fishers, Indiana, through north-central and western Indiana counties Tuesday found better averages for corn and soybeans on the Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour than scouts saw farther east on Monday.
Aug 22, 2016
Once a beef calf hits the ground, the clock is ticking. What happens -- or doesn't happen -- as each hour passes will determine to a large extent whether that calf thrives. It all starts with colostrum.
Frederick County, Virginia, is known for its orchard culture, and with the summer and fall fruit harvests, visitors stop by the many roadside stands to buy freshly picked apples, peaches and pears. But few around these environs are quite as diverse or established as Richard's Fruit Market.