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Apply for CIG program through May 11
On-Farm Trials funding is designed to offer assistance to help compensate producers for implementation of new conservation practices.
EPA announces new ESA evaluation process
Republicans embrace the new Endangered Species Act evaluations, environmental groups apprehensive.
I was wrong. COVID-19 is serious business
Agriculture isn’t insulated from the effects of this crisis.
Source is a new tool for fixing N on corn
This chemical product from Sound Agriculture is sending signals from corn to microbes in the soil — like soybean plants do — and getting a yield boost.
How buying farmland is like having a baby
David Kohl, Virginia Tech professor emeritus, answers the question, “Is farmland still a good investment?”
Farm Progress America, March 16, 2020
Max Armstrong gets advice on coronavirus from two experts
Morning Market Review for March 16, 2020
Grains tumble as Fed cuts rates. (Comments are updated by 7:30 a.m. Central Time.)
Winter came early, waiting for spring
Winter in northeast Tennessee came early, turned erratic.
Improved feral hog bait, dispensing system under review
Feral hog eradication efforts may soon have control options.
Soil compaction: Cover crops, conservation tillage, and irrigation
Kip Balkcom and Stacia Davis Conger discuss ways to help eliminate soil compaction using proper irrigation, cover crops, and conservation tillage.