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Issues with Soybean Cyst nematodes
July 29, 2015
Common tool used to manage destructive pest is losing its effectiveness
Be Prepared with Severe Weather Alerts
July 27, 2015
Severe weather can take us by surprise, be prepared with alerts on your phone.
Top Apps for Truckers and Fleet Managers
July 27, 2015
More and more fleet management companies and owner-operator drivers are using technology on the road.
Value of Drones in Agriculture Being Studied
July 23, 2015
The American Farm Bureau Federation and Measure released a study that identifies and quantifies the benefits of drone technology in precision agriculture.
Healthy Soil is Covered Soil
July 20, 2015
Of the several practices USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service recommends to improve soil health and sustainability one of the most important is to keep the soil covered.
Check Grain Bins More Frequently in Wet Weather
July 17, 2015
With heavy rains, flooding and high humidity expected to continue for the next few weeks across parts of the Midwest,
Rain Damaged Hay can be Costly for Farmers
July 16, 2015
Recent weather wreaks havoc with wet, hot hay
Record number of farmers certified under 2014 Farm Bill conservation compliance
July 14, 2015
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that more than 98.2 percent of producers have met the 2014 Farm Bill requirement to certify conservation compliance to qualify for crop insurance pr...
Iowa Ag Secretary announces funding of four water quality projects
July 08, 2015
Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey announced that four projects focused on expanding the use and innovative delivery of water quality practices have been selected