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Controlling Bur Cucumber
Controlling Bur Cucumber
A good pre-emerge program and good crop canopy can keep this climbing vine under control, ag experts said.
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U.S. Wheat Gains Duty-Free Access to Brazil
U.S. Wheat Gains Duty-Free Access to Brazil
The South American country implemented its duty-free tariff rate quota of 750,000 metric tons of annual wheat imports, the USDA announced.
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USDA Extends Crop Insurance Flexibility
The ag department will continue to defer accrual of interest for 2019 crop year insurance premiums, the USDA announced.
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Applying Fall Anhydrous Ammonia
Producers should wait until soil temperatures are less than 50 degrees F at a depth of four inches before applying ammonia in the fall or early winter, a nutrient management specialist said.
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Farmland Values Rising
The value of non-irrigated cropland in some communities increased by about 4 percent from last year, an ag economist said.
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Trade Update
Trade Update
A trade deal between China and the U.S. would likely affect market prices in 2020, an ag policy specialist said.
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Benefits of Barley
Benefits of Barley
Planting barley in the fall rather than the spring can be a benefit for farmers, a plant breeding professor said.
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Applying Variable Rate Micronutrients
Applying Variable Rate Micronutrients
Apply a blended product that gets levels above minimum levels without exceeding maximum levels, the Hefty brothers said.
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