Tuesday, October 13, 2015 10:47AM CDT
Occupational Safety and Health Administration plans to change its fertilizer storage regulations; this may lead retailers to stop selling anhydrous ammonia. The policy changes were influenced by the West, Texas, explosion in 2013 that was caused by ammonium nitrate.
Friday, October 9, 2015 10:40AM CDT
In this week's Crop Tech Corner, scientists advance wheat genetics, nematodes may become more robust at combating parasites, researchers look closely at plant viruses, and one company is developing technology to pull nitrogen fertilizer from livestock waste.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 2:48PM CDT
Growers ask what causes "beer-can" ears. Crop chemical application typically gets blamed, but any abrupt stress at V8 to V9 can be the culprit.