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Agronomy

Fall freeze damage to summer grain crops

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Are you wondering how many pounds per acre convert to seeds per acre for drilling wheat?

Check out the quick reference charts, including interactive charts, for wheat seeding.

 

Need some more information about controlling bind weed this fall?

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bindweed

 

Do you have questions about wheat coleoptile lengths?

Click here for more information!

 

Sugarcane Aphids 

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Timing the last irrigation for the season

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Are you seeing this in your fields?

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Do you know what the germination of your seed wheat is?

Click here for the form to send a sample in.

Here's more information on getting your seed wheat tested.

 

Tissue sampling your corn?

Guidelines for tissue testing and chart with 'normal' levels

Check out the video with information on sampling corn

 

Wheat plot results are in!

Click below for the results!

wheat plot results

 

Finding spotted leaves in your corn?

It might be holcus spot!

Check out this resource from University of Minnesota on Holcus Spot:

https://www.extension.umn.edu/agriculture/crop-diseases/corn/holcusspot.html

 

Wondering if your corn is going to make it to maturity before the first

killing frost? Check out these tables for your location and your corn

maturity to find out!

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K-State Mesonet for calculating growing degree days for your area

http://mesonet.k-state.edu/agriculture/degreedays/

 

Latest information on the affects of cold temperatures on wheat!

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2017 Chemical Weed Control Guide

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2017 chem weed control guide

 

Tillage Intensity Study in Long-Term Wheat-Sorghum-Fallow Rotations


Does it pay to test your soil?
soil test chart