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Take advantage of winter crops education!

January 07, 2019 Dave Nicolai, Extension Educator-Crops and Phyllis Bongard, Educational Content Development and Communications Specialist Several opportunities to learn about the University of Minnesota’s research in crop production are available at locations throughout the state this winter. Crop producers, their advisers and other ag professionals are encouraged to attend. The following events are listed…

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Register Now for “Strategic Farming-Maximizing Return on Investment” Workshops

By Lizabeth Stahl, Extension Educator-Crops, and Seth Naeve, Soybean Extension Specialist In crop production, what is the likelihood of seeing a positive economic return from a foliar fungicide application or a “build and maintain” soil fertility program? Which strategies are worth the time and money when managing soybean aphid? What seed and technology trait decisions…

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Prairie Grains Conference Registration is now online!

Welcome to the 2018 Prairie Grains Conference Details & Registration Business Meetings ~ Research Reporting Sessions ~ Breakout Sessions ~ and more 2018 Prairie Grains Conference Program Register for the Conference Wednesday, December 12th  On-Farm Research Summit Red River Basin Flood Damage Reduction Working Group Meeting North Dakota Barley Council County Representative Meeting MAWG Resolutions…

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Crop & Pest Report – North Dakota State University

September 13, 2018 No. 17 Inside this Issue… Reader Survey …………………………. 1 Armyworm and Army Cutworm Publication ………………………… 2 2018 IPM Survey Results – Soybean and Sunflower Insect Pests….. 2 Pulse Crop Survey – Insect Pest Report ………………………………. 5 Mystery Caterpillar ………………….. 6 New Chickpea Publication…………. 6 Corn Development and Dry-down in 2018 ……………………………… 7…

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Crop & Pest Report – North Dakota State University

July 5, 2018 No. 10 Inside this Issue… Field Days ……………………………….. 1 Update on Leafy Spurge Flea Beetles Degree Days …………… 2 Sunflower insects Emerging ………. 2 Peak Wheat Midge Flight ………….. 3 Wheat Stem Maggot Damage –White Heads ……………………… 4 Soybean Transitioning to Reproductive Phase ……………. 5 Green Snap in Corn ………………….. 6 Review…

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Soybeans and the Spring of 2018: One for the Books

Photo: Liz Stahl Seth Naeve, Extension soybean agronomist Spring came late to all of Minnesota, but for farmers in Southern Minnesota, it came with too many May showers. This has made #Plant18 an especially tough one for farmers in the region. Many seasoned farmers have reported that this will be the latest start in their…

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Benchmarking yield potential for soybean in North Central States

Photo: Lisa Behnken Peyton Ginakes and Seth Naeve The University of Minnesota is partnering with nine other North Central states to close the soybean yield gap by combining big data from producers with location-specific modelling. Models are capable of predicting maximum yield potentials based on soil type, weather data, and management practices. However, yield gaps…

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