Thu May 7, 2015 02:29 PM CDT Two new studies on the effect of neonicotinoids on various types of bees have caught the public's eye. But what do they mean for agriculture and the fate of seed treatments under review by the EPA?
Fri May 1, 2015 04:52 PM CDT The brown marmorated stink bug is an invasive bug, originally from Asia. It was first noticed in the U.S. in 1998. It is now known to exist in 42 states and in two Canadian provinces.
Fri Apr 24, 2015 04:30 PM CDT Some much-needed rainfall revived some wheat in the Great Plains this past week, but growers are still waiting to see how spring frosts, winter damage, weed pressure and weather will affect the crop in the coming months.
Mon Mar 23, 2015 02:17 PM CDT The EPA extended the public comment period on its proposed rules for Bt-corn users and here's why all farmers -- not just those with rootworm problems -- should take the time to read them and comment.