Industry groups also are calling for more research into new ways that corn and soybeans could replace petroleum as a raw material in industrial and construction applications.
As corn begins moving into the tasseling stage in much of the Corn Belt, according to Monday’s USDA Crop Progress Report, keep in mind that it’s a nitrogen-hungry crop. In fact, corn requires more nitrogen (N) at tasseling than it did after emergence. Read moreRead More »
From the Rose Garden at the White House, to the laser-leveled fields of Yuma, AZ (home to 90% of this country’s winter leafy greens), data analysis, precision/digital agriculture, and drones are hot topics of conversation. Already familiar to commodity growers, the technology applications are catching on in the vegetable-growing community.[…]Read More »