The Dectes stem borer, or sometimes called the soybean stem borer, is a small, long-horned beetle whose larvae attack soybeans, often resulting in lodging. Historically, cultivated sunflowers were the preferred host plant for this pest. However, instances of Dectes...
USDA's Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities program announced it will award Farmers for Soil Health (FSH) a $95 million grant. With this award, FSH will launch a program to advance the adoption of cover crops and conservation tillage in 20...
USDA on Monday cut corn production 415 million bushels (mb) to 13.94 billion bushels (bb), and also cut soybean production 153 mb to 4.378 bb as well. Corn yield was lowered corn yields 2.9 bushels to 172.5 bushels per acre...
Corteva Agriscience and BASF Agricultural Solutions announce their agreement to develop future herbicide-tolerant soybeans and complementing herbicides for farmers in North America and beyond. The collaboration aims to bring competitive alternatives to manage resistant and tough-to-control weeds through...
The USDA's national corn condition rating dipped a little bit again last week, while soybeans held steady after another widely mixed week for weather in the Midwest and Plains. As of Sunday, 54% of U.S. corn is called good to...
The North Dakota Soybean Processors broke ground on August 24 for its $400 million soybean crushing plant in Casselton, ND, which is expected to draw soybeans from a 60-mile radius including Northwest Minnesota. North Dakota Soybean Processors is a joint...
AgriGold will bring 15 new corn hybrids with 21 new trait additions on new and proven hybrids as well as 35 new soybean varieties to the market in 2023. Its latest soybean lineup features 14 new XtendFlex products, 13...
Global soy consumption at 1.087 MMT has exceeded global soy production at 1.061 MMT for the past three years (2019-22) following a doubling in consumption and production over the past 20 years. Soybeans continue to be the United States'...
For the first time, RIPE researchers have proven that multigene bioengineering of photosynthesis increases the yield of a major food crop in field trials. After more than a decade of working toward this goal, a collaborative team led by...
Source: DTN news release DTN and Gro Intelligence, which have partnered on the fiŌh annual Digital Yield Tour, released 2022 projections on Monday for corn and soybean production across the entire United States. The national average for corn yield is projected to...
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