Wednesday, August 19, 2015COLUMBIA, Mo. – In 45 years of farming, Boone County farmer Robert Brown has never seen anything like the flood of troubles Missouri faces this season.
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Thursday, August 6, 2015COLUMBIA, Mo. – “Buyer beware” when purchasing carryover soybean seed from online sites, advises University of Missouri Extension soybean specialist Bill Wiebold.
Monday, August 3, 2015COLUMBIA, Mo. – New soybean varieties resistant to weedkillers 2,4-D and dicamba are expected to be available to Missouri producers next year, pending regulatory review.
Friday, July 31, 2015COLUMBIA, Mo. – At the end of July, Missouri fell a few raindrops shy of having the wettest May to July on record. Before the final tally of the average, the rain totaled 22.41 inches. The wet record was only 0.14 inch more at 22.55 in 1981.
Monday, July 13, 2015COLUMBIA, Mo. – Record rainfall in the Midwest has kept farmers out of the field, leaving thousands of acres of row crops unplanted due to the weather.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014KIRKSVILLE, Mo.– Farmland prices have likely peaked, but expect cattle prices to continue upward.
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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.
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.
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.
Browse these University of Missouri websites:
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, 2015 Missouri Pest Management Guide: Corn, Grain Sorghum, Soybean, Winter Wheat, Rice, Cotton
- MWPS13, Grain Drying, Handling and Storage Handbook