What Makes A Great Seeder?

In this issue of #ThinkAgronomy we make comments on 3 crucial topics trending among broad acre farmers right now There seems to be a lot of conversation recently about seeders, so over the next few weeks we will be looking at a different…
Plant viruses tomato mosaic virus

An Introduction To Plant Viruses

Plant viruses are pathogenic to higher plants.  They can cause a dramatic decrease in yield, quality and shelf life and even plant death.  Plant virus are made up of a strand of nucleic acid (DNA or RNA) surrounded by a protein sheath.  Technically…
farm planning and budgeting

Crop Costings To Make Better Cropping Decisions

As farmers plan ahead for cropping in 2020, understanding the input costs and gross margins of the various crops is crucial for farm planning and budgeting. When we look across our agronomy clients throughout the country and the amount spent…
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Changes In EU Pesticide Maximum Residue Levels [October 2019 Update]

Pesticide Residues Recently, the EU have published 4 changes to regulations regarding pesticide residues. These changes will become active in July and August of 2019 and in January of 2020: 1. Regulation EU 2019/973 is an amendment to Annex…