Friday, October 17, 2014COLUMBIA, Mo. – With potential record yields still in fields, crop farmers fret with wet weather in October, especially in northern and mid-Missouri areas that also had a wet September.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014COLUMBIA, Mo.– Commodity prices both in the U.S. and worldwide are under pressure and likely to remain so for quite a while.
Friday, September 19, 2014COLUMBIA, Mo. – Farmers might be storing this year’s bumper corn crop in unconventional ways while they wait for prices to rise. But this can reduce yield before and after harvest due to delayed maturity.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014COLUMBIA, Mo.– Crop prices have fallen sharply while livestock prices have reached record levels in 2014. Next year could see some moderation in livestock prices and continued low crop prices.
Friday, August 29, 2014COLUMBIA, Mo. – Sudden death syndrome (SDS) is showing up in soybean fields across the state. Farmers should scout fields thoroughly for symptoms of SDS.
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Thursday, August 7, 2014COLUMBIA, Mo. – August rains, after a dry July, came just in time to fill corn ears and set soybean pods, says a University of Missouri agronomist.
Monday, July 21, 2014COLUMBIA, Mo.– The supply of corn is outracing the demand.
Thursday, March 13, 2014COLUMBIA, Mo. – A wet fall harvest and a cold winter might make conditions especially dangerous for grain producers emptying grain bins to fulfill commodity contracts and prepare for wheat harvest.
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Thursday, August 9, 2012ALBANY, Mo. – Fertility needs following a drought, safely stretching forage supplies and improving soils and boosting yields are a few of the topics farmers can learn about at Hundley Whaley Research Center’s annual Field Day Aug. 29, 2012.
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Friday, August 3, 2012COLUMBIA – Soybeans that won’t make a seed crop offer potential high-quality forage for beef and dairy producers. The decision to cut beans for hay won’t be easy, say University of Missouri Extension specialists.
Friday, August 3, 2012COLUMBIA, Mo. – Farmers are reporting that in spite of prolonged drought and hot temperatures their soybean plants appear amazingly green for this time of year.
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You may be interested in these external websites:
- G1280, Measuring and Reducing Soybean Harvesting Losses
- G4410, Soybean Production in Missouri
- G4412, Soybean Variety Selection
- G4415, Drilled Soybeans in Missouri
- G4420, Irrigating Soybeans
- G4442, Soybean Rust
- G4450, Soybean Cyst Nematode: Diagnosis and Management
- G7150, Soybean Pest Management: Bean Leaf Beetle
- G7151, Soybean Pest Management: Stink Bugs
- G7152, Soybean Pest Management: Dectes Stem Borer
- M123, Missouri Soybean Handbook
- NCR158, Herbicide Symptoms in Dry Edible Beans
- NCR159, Edible Bean Disease and Disorder Identification
- NCR198, Recognition and Management of Dry Bean Production Problems
- PS6, Common Soybean Insects
- PS103, Soybean Diseases I
- PS104, Soybean Diseases II
You may be interested in these related publications:
- AGW1017, Drought-Related Issues in Forage, Silage and Baleage
- CB1, Agriculture Guide Book
- CB4, Binder of MU Agricultural Guides G2000 - G5999
- F248, Soil Nutrient Deficiencies and Toxicities Poster
- G2076, Alternative Feeds for Beef Cows and Stockers
- G3270, Whole Soybeans for Dairy Cattle
- G4366, Phosphorus Management for Drill-Seeded Rice
- G4875, Control of Perennial Broadleaf Weeds in Missouri Field Crops
- G4953, Wheat-Soybean Double Crop Management in Missouri
- G7110, Corn Earworm in Missouri
- G7112, Black Cutworm in Missouri
- G7114, Seedcorn Maggot
- G7119, Quick Reference Insecticide Spray Guide: Soybean
- G9131, Sampling Plant Tissue and Soil for Analysis
- IPM1002, Soybean Diseases
- IPM1006, Introduction to Crop Scouting
- IPM1007, Practical Weed Science for the Field Scout: Corn and Soybean
- IPM1016, Crop Nutrient Deficiencies and Toxicities
- IPM1030, Management of Glyphosate-Resistant Waterhemp in Corn and Soybean
- M171, 2013 Missouri Pest Management Guide: Corn, Grain Sorghum, Soybean, Winter Wheat, Rice, Cotton
- MWPS13, Grain Drying, Handling and Storage Handbook