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Weather Outlook for the Week of November 12, 2018 - News News
Winter weather to make an unscheduled visit to Pennsylvania. More
Smartphones and tablets can place volumes of agronomic data in your pocket.
Scout with Confidence with These Smartphone Apps - Articles Articles
There are a variety of smartphone and tablet apps that can help to identify pests, select crop protection products or view pesticide labels, putting important data at your fingertips. More
Soybean Good Inoculation Practices (GIP)
Soybean Good Inoculation Practices (GIP) - Articles Articles
Soybean inoculation is critical to optimum yields More
Healthy Even (Table Top) Soybean Stand
2018 Current Trends in Raising Soybeans in Pennsylvania - Articles Articles
This article discusses key management tips for raising profitable soybean yields in Pennsylvania More
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What’s New in Weed Control 2018: Label Updates - Articles Articles
Learn new product labels and label updates for the 2018 season. More
How quickly can you increase soil organic matter content?
Can I Increase Soil Organic Matter by 1% This Year? - Articles Articles

Can I Increase Soil Organic Matter by 1% This Year?

Sjoerd Willem Duiker, Ph.D., CCA

Soil organic matter is a primary measure of soil health. It is important to monitor soil organic matter and try to increase it. But what is a realistic goal? More
Agronomic Pesticide Applicator School
Agronomic Pesticide Applicator School - Workshops Workshops
Hear from Penn State experts the latest information on disease, insect, and weed management, in addition to getting pesticide safety education. More
Harvesting and Storage Practices for Corn Silage
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Corn silage harvest and storage; project sampling collection for corn silage, TMR, ration; using Income over Feed Costs More
Estimating Soybean Yields
Estimating Soybean Yields - Videos Videos

Estimating Soybean Yields

Liz Bosak, PhD

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Watch this short video to learn how to estimate soybean yield during the growing season. More
Burndown Herbicide Options For Corn
Burndown Herbicide Options For Corn - Articles Articles

Burndown Herbicide Options For Corn

Dwight Lingenfelter, William S. Curran, Ph.D.

When it comes to burndown, environmental conditions and size of the weeds matter. More
Invasive Pigweeds: Palmer Amaranth and Waterhemp
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Invasive Pigweeds: Palmer Amaranth and Waterhemp

William S. Curran, Ph.D., Annie Klodd

Palmer amaranth is a species of pigweed that was recently introduced into PA and has been positively identified on more than 30 sites across the state. More
Calibration of Grain/Seed Drills
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Calibration of Grain/Seed Drills

Sjoerd Willem Duiker, Ph.D., CCA, Ron Hoover

The seed delivery system in drills is not as precise as that used in planters because they use flutes or sponges to meter seed instead of seed singulation. More
Corn Nitrogen Management
Corn Nitrogen Management - Articles Articles

Corn Nitrogen Management

Jeffrey S Graybill

A well managed, healthy soil with frequent applications of manure has the ability to supply significant quantities of N to a growing corn crop. More
Soybean Production in Pennsylvania
Soybean Production in Pennsylvania - Articles Articles
Many people believe soybeans are a new crop in Pennsylvania. Soybeans, however, have a long history of production in the state. More
Organic Corn Production
Organic Corn Production - Articles Articles

Organic Corn Production

Gregory W. Roth, Ph.D.

Over the past several years, the demand for organic corn has been increasing in our region. More
Avoiding Soil Compaction
Avoiding Soil Compaction - Articles Articles

Avoiding Soil Compaction

Sjoerd Willem Duiker, Ph.D., CCA

The increasing size of farm equipment may cause significant soil compaction that can negatively affect soil productivity as well as environmental quality. More
Nitrogen Fertilization of Corn
Nitrogen Fertilization of Corn - Articles Articles

Nitrogen Fertilization of Corn

Douglas Beegle, Ph.D.

Nitrogen (N), an element that literally surrounds us, changes in form and chemistry almost continuously and moves from one location to another without our notice. More
Considerations for Selecting Corn Hybrids in Pennsylvania
Considerations for Selecting Corn Hybrids in Pennsylvania - Articles Articles
Selecting the best corn hybrids can be a significant factor in the profitability of a corn production enterprise. More
An Introduction to Weed Management for Conservation Tillage Systems
An Introduction to Weed Management for Conservation Tillage Systems - Articles Articles

An Introduction to Weed Management for Conservation Tillage Systems

Dwight Lingenfelter, William S. Curran, Ph.D., Lyn Garling

Managing weeds in reduced-tillage systems requires a planned approach. More
Crop Rotations and Conservation Tillage
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Crop Rotations and Conservation Tillage

Gregory W. Roth, Ph.D.

Crop rotations increase crop yields by improving soil conditions and reducing weed and insect populations. Rotations also help producers use conservation tillage successfully. More