Field Crop News
Weather Outlook for January – Snow and cold weather will continue with odds still in favor of a very cold period later this winter.
Ways to preserve viability of silage inoculants during storage on the farm.
Applying lime during winter months has some limitations.
The Pennsylvania Soybean Variety Trial summary has been released for trials conducted in Blair, Centre and Lancaster Counties.
Pennsylvania tobacco growers battle high instances of mold as they cure and strip their 2014 crop
Penn State has released performance data summary of alfalfa and cool-season forage grass variety trials conducted in 2014.
The National Soil Survey Center, USDA-NRCS is offering a webinar to help explain the Soil Health Nutrient Tool. Presenters are Rick Haney and David Lamm.
Visit with industry professionals and Penn State Extension Specialists as they present latest findings from on-farm research in Pennsylvania at a series of one day seminars.
Growers are invited to the join in as specialists from Cornell, Delaware Valley College, Penn State, and University of Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center present cutting-edge information in the agronomy world on February 19th.
Mild temperatures and more precipitation in the forecast.
Farm Bill Crop Information Sessions to be held across the state.
Managing your soil acidity can maximize soil productivity, increase efficiency of crop production inputs and save money.
Join Penn State Extension Educators and Specialists at a location near you to learn about many topics including soil health or soybean production.
Relatively warm fall, gives way to rain showers in the forecast
Select Your 2015 Seed with Disease in Mind – From Northern Corn Leaf Blight to White Mold, what you can do now to plan for the 2015 crop season.
The Questionable Benefit of Neonicotinoid Seed Treatments to Soybeans – EPA asks for comments on the widespread use of neonicotinoid seed treatments in soybean production.
Soil Sampling Techniques – Determining sampling zones, random sampling and multiple cores are essential to a good soil sampling procedure.