Agri & Farming News

InnerPlant and Growmark launch soybean sentinel project

InnerPlant and Growmark launch soybean sentinel project

January 15, 2024

Sentinel plots will feature soybean engineered to fluoresce optically in response to fungal infection.
USDA’s December WASDE forecasts lower domestic corn and wheat supplies

USDA’s December WASDE forecasts lower domestic corn and wheat supplies

January 15, 2024

Brazil's soybean crop reduced.
Lower commodity prices point to belt-tightening for corn and soy growers

Lower commodity prices point to belt-tightening for corn and soy growers

January 10, 2024

Land costs are another potential target to attempt to reduce production costs
Lower corn production costs in U.S. than in Brazil

Lower corn production costs in U.S. than in Brazil

January 08, 2024

The United States grows three times as much corn as Brazil, but Brazil is forecast to be the world’s top corn exporter for the second year in a row.
Nearly three-quarters of Louisiana is facing D4 exceptional drought

Nearly three-quarters of Louisiana is facing D4 exceptional drought

December 12, 2023

Cattle producers say some land has deep cracks that can break ankles and water troughs have been put out where they’ve never been needed before.
Farmers looking for the sweet spot in crop mix decisions

Farmers looking for the sweet spot in crop mix decisions

December 12, 2023

Across the country, XtremeAg farmers are relying on data to plan for the 2024 growing season.
USDA’s December WASDE forecasts lower domestic corn and wheat supplies

USDA’s December WASDE forecasts lower domestic corn and wheat supplies

December 11, 2023

Brazil's soybean crop reduced.
Kansas researchers tackle crop production as national assessment warns changing climate can damage agriculture

Kansas researchers tackle crop production as national assessment warns changing climate can damage agriculture

December 11, 2023

Kansas State University researchers will collaborate with other U.S. Corn Belt universities on research meant to bolster understanding of how agricultural practice impacts local environmental conditions.
InnerPlant and Growmark launch soybean sentinel project

InnerPlant and Growmark launch soybean sentinel project

December 11, 2023

Sentinel plots will feature soybean engineered to fluoresce optically in response to fungal infection.
Crop harvest is ‘virtually complete’ in Iowa

Crop harvest is ‘virtually complete’ in Iowa

November 29, 2023

USDA predicted this month that Iowa corn yields will average about 200 bushels per acre despite persistent drought conditions and that soybean yields will average about 58 bushels per acre.
USDA Crop Progress report: Corn harvest coming to a close

USDA Crop Progress report: Corn harvest coming to a close

November 28, 2023

In the last Crop Progress report of the year, USDA reveals winter wheat is in much better condition than at this time last year.
Iowa’s corn harvest is almost done, except in south-central part of state

Iowa’s corn harvest is almost done, except in south-central part of state

November 28, 2023

“Yields have been higher than we’re used to,” Saeugling said, “and typically we don’t have the grain storage down there that we do in other parts of the state, so a little more of it has to go to town.”
XtremeAg farmers focus on gratitude and changing gears to maximize ROI in 2024

XtremeAg farmers focus on gratitude and changing gears to maximize ROI in 2024

November 28, 2023

Maximizing return on investment through strategic farm management will be key in the upcoming year.
USDA Crop Progress report: 3 states complete corn harvest

USDA Crop Progress report: 3 states complete corn harvest

November 28, 2023

Thirteen of the top 18 corn-growing states 90% or more done with harvest.
Pioneer announces new soybean seed series

Pioneer announces new soybean seed series

November 17, 2023

Z-Series soybean to offer agronomic advancements and increased yields.
Stine Seed and Pattern Ag to collaborate on corn rootworm protection

Stine Seed and Pattern Ag to collaborate on corn rootworm protection

November 16, 2023

The Stine Prescriptive Pathogen report will predict and mitigate corn rootworm risks.