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  • Corn Growers Group

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    A group for corn growers
    Interest: Corn, Beef Cattle, Poultry, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Irrigation, Marketing

    How to Protect Corn Yields Following Cereal Rye

    By Laura Barrera

    Published Apr 19, 2019

    If you’ve considered using cereal rye as a cover crop in front of corn, you’ve probably been warned that your yield would suffer... Research has shown that corn yields can take a hit after cereal rye, but it doesn’t happen every time... Pathogens at PlayOne of the reasons corn may suffer after cereal rye is if the rye is serving as a “green bridge,” where pathogens that were infecting the rye move onto the growing corn as the rye dies... In a 2018 Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) webinar, she explained that researchers first confirmed that rye can host several pathogens, including:Fusarium graminearum — which causes several diseases, including stalk rot and ear rot of corn, head scab of wheat, etc. Pythium sylvaticum — which causes corn and soybean seedling diseaseA field experiment funded by the Iowa Nutrient Research Center was conducted in 2014 and 2015 to determine whether the rye could serve as a green bridge in transferring those pathogens to corn...

    Categories: Corn, Cover Crops

    2019 Corn Producer “Scale-In” Hedge Strategy Update

    By Capitol Commodity Hedging Services

    Published Sep 19, 2019

    May through July offered an excellent opportunity to start our hedge campaign for 2019. In light of the next to impossible early planting conditions throughout the corn belt, the prices somehow, are right back down to the early May lows. Unbelievable! Which is why a proactive approach must be taken by buying puts into rallies each season on a scale-in basis. ... December 2019 Corn Chart Showing Trigger PointsSeasonal Chart for December Corn“The risk of loss in trading futures and/or options is substantial and each investor and/or trader must consider whether this is a suitable investment...

    Categories: Corn, Marketing

    Alan Cornbower United States, Pennsylvania, Hanover

    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Hogs, Precision Ag

    Rick Corners United States, IL, Centralia

    Interests: Wheat, Precision Ag

    SC CORN & SOYBEAN GROWERS MEETING

    By Patricia DeHond

    Published Dec 1, 2017

    Thursday, December 7, 2017Santee Conference Center, 1737 Bass Drive, Santee, SC (US-15). Registration & trade show at 8:30am; Sponsored lunch; Grand Door Prize drawing at 3:30pm. Topics: Knowing a Good Stand and Proper Planter Set Up; Corn & Soybean Futures Update; Improving Soybean Yields; Auxin Herbicide Technology Discussion. 3 Continuing Certification Hours for Pesticide Applicators & CCAs. Presented by Clemson Extension, SC Dept...

    The $100,000 Decision You're About to Make

    By Farmers Under Forty

    Published Mar 12, 2018

    It's that time of year again where things seem to be waking up from the doldrums of Winter. . . the grass is greening up, pollen is falling everywhere and even an occasional snake shows up... But consider this: On Clemson's Pee Dee Dry-Land Corn OVT's, the difference between the top performing variety and the mean of those tested was 34 bushels, or using $4 corn, $136/ acre...

    Categories: Corn, Cotton, Soybeans

    How to Create a Low-Input, High-Revenue System with Wide-Row Intercropping

    By Laura Barrera

    Updated 1 hour ago

    Unlike the typical corn-and-soybean monocropping system, for the last 5 years Mauck has been doing low population, wide-row relay intercropping. So far he has seen success with soybeans into wheat, but he’s also working on corn intercropped with a legume... Seed Wheat EarlyFor those following a corn-wheat-soybean rotation like Mauck, the relay intercropping system technically starts with corn when you select your hybrid... What About Corn?Mauck’s next cash crop after the relay soybeans is corn. He’s kept polycropping at a lower scale on his corn crop, but plans on doing everything in this system in a few years...

    Categories: Corn, Soybeans, Wheat

    Nutrient Stratification Not a Problem in No-Till

    By Laura Barrera

    Published Aug 13, 2018

    According to a paper written by University of Kentucky soil scientist John Grove, Ward and University of Maryland soil scientist Ray Weil, research conducted in Kentucky from 1980-81 looked at corn’s uptake of surface-applied potassium under moldboard plowed and no-tilled plots that were established in 1970... 132 ppm in the moldboard plowed plot — potassium uptake of the no-tilled corn was 130% of the moldboard-plowed corn... Scientists concluded “this strongly suggests that the potassium nutrition of the two corn crops was improved by potassium stratification... WeilJasa’s research also supports that placing phosphorus higher in the soil for corn performs better than phosphorus placed deeper. In 2004, he compared yields between corn that received:No phosphorusPhosphorus applied with an anhydrous applicator at 5 inches deep, 15 inches from the rowPhosphorus applied 5 inches deep, 5 inches away on both sides of the rowPhosphorus applied in-furrowThe corn that received the 5x5 and in-furrow placements both yielded around 10 bushels higher than the other two applications, and Jasa notes that the 5x5 and in-furrow were statistically the same yield...

    Categories: Corn, Cover Crops

    Beauveria Bassiana Products Bed Bugs Control

    By Darren Chan

    Published Oct 15, 2019

    Beauveria Bassiana fungus is a fungus that grows naturally in soils around the world. Acting as a parasite on various arthropod species, causing white muscardine disease; It widely used as a sprayed biological insecticide to control a great many pests such as bed bugs, termites, thrips, whiteflies, aphids, and different beetles. Once Beauveria Bassiana infects the host insects, the fungus grows fast inside of the insect’s body... Main Features(1) Wide SpectrumBeauveria Bassiana can parasitize more than 700 species of insects and mites of 15 orders and 149 families, such as Lepidoptera, Hymenoptera, Homoptera, with wings mesh and Orthoptera, such as adult, corn borer, moth, soybean sorghum budworm, weevil, potato beetle, small tea green leafhoppers, rice shell pest rice planthopper and rice leafhopper,, mole, grubs, wireworm, cutworms, garlic, leek, maggot maggots variety of underground and ground, etc ... It is currently used in the production of wheat, corn, peanuts, soybeans, potatoes, sweet potatoes, green Chinese onions, garlic, leeks, eggplant, peppers, tomatoes, watermelons, cucumbers, etc...

    Categories: Corn, Organic, Peanuts

  • Alan Cornbower United States, Pennsylvania, Hanover

    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Hogs, Precision Ag

    Rick Corners United States, IL, Centralia

    Interests: Wheat, Precision Ag

    Maya America United States, IA, Emmetsburg

    Business Title: Maya America Corn Heads
    About: We are a local corn head dealer out of Emmetsburg, Iowa. Our corn heads are more affordable, better quality, and fully customizable.
    Interests: Corn, Precision Ag, Agribusiness, Sunflower

    Steve Young United States, NY, Auburn

    Job Title: Crop Manager
    Interests: Corn, Wheat, Dairy, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Alfalfa

    Pavel Bordioug Canada, Ontario, Waterloo

    Business Title: NXT Farm
    Interests: Agribusiness, Cover Crops, Irrigation, Marketing, Organic, Precision Ag, Canola, Corn, Grain Sorghum, Soybeans, Wheat

    Gabrielle Crumley United States, OR, Cove

    Business Title: Gabrielle Crumley Marketing
    Job Title: Social Media Strategist
    Interests: Ag Issues in Washington, Agribusiness, Cover Crops, Irrigation, Marketing, Organic, Precision Ag, Canola, Corn, Cotton, Grain Sorghum, Rice, Soybeans, Specialty/Vegetable, Wheat, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Hogs, Poultry

    Veridiana Vicente Brazil, Sao Paulo, Bauru

    About: BSC in Business Administration complete and Agricultural Engineering BSC, studying in Hungary. (2020-2023)
    Interests: Ag Issues in Washington, Agribusiness, Cover Crops, Irrigation, Marketing, Organic, Precision Ag, Timber Production, Canola, Corn, Cotton, Grain Sorghum, Peanuts, Rice, Soybeans, Specialty/Vegetable, Wheat, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Hogs, Poultry, Specialty

  • Corn Growers Group

    Public
    A group for corn growers
    Interest: Corn, Beef Cattle, Poultry, Cover Crops, Precision Ag, Irrigation, Marketing

    Pakistani Agriculturist

    Public
    Pakistani Agriculturist, A group for Pakistani farmers to share success stories and ask questions.
    Interest: Ag Issues in Washington, Agribusiness, Marketing, Organic, Precision Ag, Timber Production, Canola, Corn, Cotton, Grain Sorghum, Peanuts, Rice, Soybeans, Specialty/Vegetable, Wheat, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Hogs, Poultry, Specialty

    Nationwide Farm Insurance

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    Our commitment to agriculture began in 1909, through decades of service we have earned our position as the #1 farm insurer in the country. Let our expertise help protect your future.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Agribusiness

    Ag Sustainability And Innovation

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    Call for proposals / Call for applications in Agriculture, Agritech, FoodTech, Livestock, Aquaculture.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Agribusiness

    Agribusiness Insurance Advisors

    Public
    We are an insurance agency dedicated to providing competitive insurance and risk transfer solutions that protect farms, families and agribusiness companies that we serve.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Marketing, Agribusiness, Ag Issues in Washington, Cover Crops, Irrigation, Organic, Precision Ag, Timber Production, Canola, Rice, Hogs

    Fertility And Soils

    Public
    A group dedicated to providing information on crop fertility and soil qualities.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Cover Crops

    Grain Dryer

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    Grain Dryer & Grain Drying Technology
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Poultry, Cover Crops, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Farmpally Free Agropreneur Promotions

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    At Farmpally.com, we're helping farmers to keep documents of their farm activities, showcasing them and helping them to market their produce and seedlings to other farmers. This comes at NO COSTS
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Timber Production, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Social Media & Agriculture

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    A place to share ideas, testimonials, and stories about bridging the gap between farmers and the end consumer. If you are passionate about telling your story, join now.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Hogs, Specialty, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Precision Ag, Organic, Irrigation, Marketing, Agribusiness

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    Interest: Corn, Cover Crops

  • How to Protect Corn Yields Following Cereal Rye

    By Laura Barrera

    Published Apr 19, 2019

    If you’ve considered using cereal rye as a cover crop in front of corn, you’ve probably been warned that your yield would suffer... Research has shown that corn yields can take a hit after cereal rye, but it doesn’t happen every time... Pathogens at PlayOne of the reasons corn may suffer after cereal rye is if the rye is serving as a “green bridge,” where pathogens that were infecting the rye move onto the growing corn as the rye dies... In a 2018 Iowa Learning Farms (ILF) webinar, she explained that researchers first confirmed that rye can host several pathogens, including:Fusarium graminearum — which causes several diseases, including stalk rot and ear rot of corn, head scab of wheat, etc. Pythium sylvaticum — which causes corn and soybean seedling diseaseA field experiment funded by the Iowa Nutrient Research Center was conducted in 2014 and 2015 to determine whether the rye could serve as a green bridge in transferring those pathogens to corn...

    Categories: Corn, Cover Crops

    2019 Corn Producer “Scale-In” Hedge Strategy Update

    By Capitol Commodity Hedging Services

    Published Sep 19, 2019

    May through July offered an excellent opportunity to start our hedge campaign for 2019. In light of the next to impossible early planting conditions throughout the corn belt, the prices somehow, are right back down to the early May lows. Unbelievable! Which is why a proactive approach must be taken by buying puts into rallies each season on a scale-in basis. ... December 2019 Corn Chart Showing Trigger PointsSeasonal Chart for December Corn“The risk of loss in trading futures and/or options is substantial and each investor and/or trader must consider whether this is a suitable investment...

    Categories: Corn, Marketing

    SC CORN & SOYBEAN GROWERS MEETING

    By Patricia DeHond

    Published Dec 1, 2017

    Thursday, December 7, 2017Santee Conference Center, 1737 Bass Drive, Santee, SC (US-15). Registration & trade show at 8:30am; Sponsored lunch; Grand Door Prize drawing at 3:30pm. Topics: Knowing a Good Stand and Proper Planter Set Up; Corn & Soybean Futures Update; Improving Soybean Yields; Auxin Herbicide Technology Discussion. 3 Continuing Certification Hours for Pesticide Applicators & CCAs. Presented by Clemson Extension, SC Dept...

    The $100,000 Decision You're About to Make

    By Farmers Under Forty

    Published Mar 12, 2018

    It's that time of year again where things seem to be waking up from the doldrums of Winter. . . the grass is greening up, pollen is falling everywhere and even an occasional snake shows up... But consider this: On Clemson's Pee Dee Dry-Land Corn OVT's, the difference between the top performing variety and the mean of those tested was 34 bushels, or using $4 corn, $136/ acre...

    Categories: Corn, Cotton, Soybeans

    How to Create a Low-Input, High-Revenue System with Wide-Row Intercropping

    By Laura Barrera

    Updated 1 hour ago

    Unlike the typical corn-and-soybean monocropping system, for the last 5 years Mauck has been doing low population, wide-row relay intercropping. So far he has seen success with soybeans into wheat, but he’s also working on corn intercropped with a legume... Seed Wheat EarlyFor those following a corn-wheat-soybean rotation like Mauck, the relay intercropping system technically starts with corn when you select your hybrid... What About Corn?Mauck’s next cash crop after the relay soybeans is corn. He’s kept polycropping at a lower scale on his corn crop, but plans on doing everything in this system in a few years...

    Categories: Corn, Soybeans, Wheat

    Nutrient Stratification Not a Problem in No-Till

    By Laura Barrera

    Published Aug 13, 2018

    According to a paper written by University of Kentucky soil scientist John Grove, Ward and University of Maryland soil scientist Ray Weil, research conducted in Kentucky from 1980-81 looked at corn’s uptake of surface-applied potassium under moldboard plowed and no-tilled plots that were established in 1970... 132 ppm in the moldboard plowed plot — potassium uptake of the no-tilled corn was 130% of the moldboard-plowed corn... Scientists concluded “this strongly suggests that the potassium nutrition of the two corn crops was improved by potassium stratification... WeilJasa’s research also supports that placing phosphorus higher in the soil for corn performs better than phosphorus placed deeper. In 2004, he compared yields between corn that received:No phosphorusPhosphorus applied with an anhydrous applicator at 5 inches deep, 15 inches from the rowPhosphorus applied 5 inches deep, 5 inches away on both sides of the rowPhosphorus applied in-furrowThe corn that received the 5x5 and in-furrow placements both yielded around 10 bushels higher than the other two applications, and Jasa notes that the 5x5 and in-furrow were statistically the same yield...

    Categories: Corn, Cover Crops

    Beauveria Bassiana Products Bed Bugs Control

    By Darren Chan

    Published Oct 15, 2019

    Beauveria Bassiana fungus is a fungus that grows naturally in soils around the world. Acting as a parasite on various arthropod species, causing white muscardine disease; It widely used as a sprayed biological insecticide to control a great many pests such as bed bugs, termites, thrips, whiteflies, aphids, and different beetles. Once Beauveria Bassiana infects the host insects, the fungus grows fast inside of the insect’s body... Main Features(1) Wide SpectrumBeauveria Bassiana can parasitize more than 700 species of insects and mites of 15 orders and 149 families, such as Lepidoptera, Hymenoptera, Homoptera, with wings mesh and Orthoptera, such as adult, corn borer, moth, soybean sorghum budworm, weevil, potato beetle, small tea green leafhoppers, rice shell pest rice planthopper and rice leafhopper,, mole, grubs, wireworm, cutworms, garlic, leek, maggot maggots variety of underground and ground, etc ... It is currently used in the production of wheat, corn, peanuts, soybeans, potatoes, sweet potatoes, green Chinese onions, garlic, leeks, eggplant, peppers, tomatoes, watermelons, cucumbers, etc...

    Categories: Corn, Organic, Peanuts

    What Does CRISPR Mean for Modern Agriculture?

    By Amanda Allworth

    Published Jun 6, 2018

    The USDA began reporting corn yield estimates in 1866. That year, the average farm was harvesting 24... 6 bushels of corn per acre... Yield averages in corn remained relatively flat for nearly 70 years from the mid-1800’s until hybrids were widely introduced and adopted by farmers in the 1940’s. Then, in the late 1990’s genetically modified (GM) corn hit the market and Roundup Ready hybrids became the new norm for farmers looking for a more efficient way to manage weeds...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Corn, Soybeans

    Pencil Out Fungicide Profitability

    By Amanda Allworth

    Published Jun 20, 2018

    A meta-analysis of data gathered from 2002 to 2009 across 14 states in the Corn Belt showed average yield increases of 1 to 4 bu/ac when foliar fungicides were applied when disease pressure was low (less than 5% of the ear leaf infected with disease between R4 and R6 growth stages)... The graphs below show the probabilities of not breaking even on fungicide cost for the four common active ingredients listed above based on various corn prices and application costs over the study period... Source: Meta-Analysis of Yield Response of Hybrid Field Corn to Foliar Fungicides in U... Corn Belt (Phytopathology, 2011)If you decide a fungicide application is likely to be profitable based on your analysis, it’s time to consider application timing. In corn, the ear leaf and leaves above generate 75 to 90 percent of the carbohydrates for grain fill...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Corn

    National Speakers to Present at the 2019 SC AgriBiz Expo

    By Miriam Pflug

    Published Jan 16, 2019

    Two inspiring speakers will kick off the SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo this year. American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall and award-winning author and speaker Michele Payn will both offer enlightening and inspiring presentations during the opening of the seventh annual expo. The SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo will be held on Jan... Topics include: growing industrial hemp in South Carolina, maximizing corn and soybean yields, trade, tariffs, the farm bill, and livestock and fruit and vegetable production... “Whether you produce cotton, soybeans, cattle, corn, hemp, or grow peaches or vegetables, there will be something for you at the expo,” Martin said...

    Categories: Corn, Peanuts, Soybeans

  • Posted By Corn Growers Group
    Apr 3

    https://www.farmprogress.com/corn/managing-nitrogen-corn-2020

    Posted By Corn Growers Group
    Mar 31

    https://www.agriculture.com/news/crops/usda-data-sends-the-markets-in-opposite-directions-tuesday

    Posted By Corn Growers Group
    Mar 30

    https://www.agriculture.com/crops/corn/squeezing-more-bushels-by-seeding-above-optimum-corn-plant-populations-doesn-t-work

    Posted By Corn Growers Group
    Mar 26

    https://www.dtnpf.com/agriculture/web/ag/crops/article/2020/03/18/fallow-flooded-fields-require-extra

    Posted By Corn Growers Group
    Mar 23

    https://www.agriculture.com/news/crops/get-ready-get-set-estimate-us-2020-corn-soybean-acreage

    Posted By Corn Growers Group
    Mar 20

    https://www.agriculture.com/crops/corn/pathway-associations-tool-identifies-genes-resistant-to-corn-earworm-and-mold

    Posted By Corn Growers Group
    Mar 18

    https://www.no-tillfarmer.com/articles/9549-how-to-prevent-fallow-syndrome-in-corn

    Posted By Wheat Producers
    Mar 17

    https://cropwatch.unl.edu/2020/undersowing-red-clover-winter-wheat-n-source-corn

    Posted By Corn Growers Group
    Mar 17

    https://www.farmprogress.com/corn/corn-yield-pyramid-builds-uniform-emergence

    Posted By Corn Growers Group
    Mar 16

    https://www.farmprogress.com/planting/simple-economics-say-focus-planter-efficiency