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When destroying unharvested sugarbeets, make sure roots are cut up and mixed with soil for the most rapid decomposition.
Posted on October 21, 2014 11:17am by Steven Poindexter
Are corn dry down rates affected by maturity?
Posted on October 20, 2014 9:01am by Dennis Pennington
A commodity market update is set for Tuesday, October 28, 2014. Farm producers can take part in person or online.
Posted on October 16, 2014 4:05pm by Dennis Stein
Wheat can be planted well into the fall season in Michigan. How late you plant depends on how you weigh the risks.
Posted on October 16, 2014 8:40am by Martin Nagelkirk
The water supply for small irrigation or greenhouse system is the heart of system. Success is often the result of good forward planning before you ever need to start moving water.
Posted on October 15, 2014 8:55am by Lyndon Kelley
If you can find the true annual cost of an irrigation system it is easy to assess the annual cost of the investment and annual power and labor cost by the number of acre the system provides for each party.
Posted on October 15, 2014 8:48am by Lyndon Kelley
Michigan grazers and forage growers have mixed feelings about reed canarygrass, a forage grass species.
Posted on October 14, 2014 10:52am by Jim Isleib
Brown marmorated stink bug trap catches were lower this week, and with the exception of a few hotspots, were not detected in the majority of our trapping sites. Reports of aggregations on commercial and residential buildings continue to come in.
Posted on October 13, 2014 11:48am by Julianna Wilson
Results of a survey sent to 130 landowners in 19 Michigan counties determines their activities in oil and gas leasing and their sources of assistance information.
Posted on October 10, 2014 3:57pm by Curtis Talley Jr.
2014 Farm Bill safety net programs have several compliance dates now being announced by the USDA FSA that farm landowners and tenant operators need to know.
Posted on October 10, 2014 1:53pm by Dennis Stein