Recent Updates

  1. Low-Cost Crop-Management Considerations

    Nov 8, 2018

    In order to optimize production, it is necessary to critically evaluate all agronomic inputs for crop production. The low-cost crop-management considerations explained here are important to economic success in producing agronomic crops.
  2. Involving Parents in 4-H

    Oct 2, 2018

    The family-oriented 4-H Youth Development program encourages positive relationships among volunteers, members, and parents. Volunteers provide opportunities for members in their club, members utilize the opportunities to develop life skills, and parents provide resources and encouragement for their child.
  3. Estimated Return-to-Seed of Variable vs. Uniform Corn Seeding Rates

    Sep 19, 2018

    Finding the best corn seeding rate is important for efficient production. The “optimum” corn seeding rate—the one that maximizes profitability—can vary within and among fields with small differences in soils and weather. Given the advances in agronomic production and breeding, it is important to know how practices such as variable rate seeding with modern hybrids may affect profitability.