3/7/2014 10:07:00 AM
Several nematode species cause economic damage, such as soybean cyst, southern root-knot, peanut root-knot, Columbia lance, reniform, sting and lesion. In the South, southern root-knot probably causes the most damage across the greatest acreage.
3/7/2014 9:38:00 AM
The American Soybean Association looks to unmanned aerial vehicles in agricultural and the stewardship of massive amounts of data collected by a range of technological solutions on the farm.
3/7/2014 9:06:00 AM
Dairy producers can turn poo into profit. Upcoming meetings throughout Kentucky aim to show dairy cattle managers how to do just that.
3/7/2014 8:41:00 AM
The Stacked Income Protection Program, or Stax, provides farmers a layer of coverage between where traditional crop insurance programs stop and 100 percent of risk. Thus, it could be said to be layered or "stacked" on top of traditional crop insurance programs.
3/6/2014 5:38:00 PM
USDA's proposed 2015 budget is less than its 2014 budget but still looks to bolster rural development, finance younger farmers, improve food safety, and reduce funding for the Commodity Credit Corporation and some producer insurance premium subsidies.