Last week EPA officials proposed increasing the number of states authorized to use the weed killer Enlist Duo from the existing 15 states to a total of 34 states, action that appears to be contrary to a move last year to vacate the product’s registration because it potentially posed a risk of being more toxic to non-targeted plants than first thought.
An Agricultural Research Service plant geneticist has developed new genetic resources that allow the breeding of sorghum varieties with higher grain yields and greater resistance to diseases and pests. Read moreRead More »
“After an extended run of impressive financial performances, retailers are adjusting to a tougher economic environment accompanying the down-phase of the current Ag commodity cycle.” Facing the steepest decrease in income since the depression, what does this mean for our farmers? Read more here.Read More »