NEWS
Under the Agridome
Philip Shaw DTN Columnist
Fri Nov 1, 2013 02:33 PM CDT

This week has been all about corn for me; or maybe I should say the last couple of weeks, I've been busy at harvesting a very decent corn crop near Dresden, Ontario. My corn yields are down from 2012, which was expected. Moisture is a little higher than I'd like to see, but it reflects some of the difficult problems I had this past year with something I call monsoon 2013. When you get about 15 inches of rain between the end of May and July 10, you lose yield. It is certainly showing up in both my soybean and ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner Researchers have developed GE wheat that yields far better under hot conditions, a wheat gene is ...
  • The Attraction of Youth Combine genotyping with a yearling bull, or even a weanling, and you're less likely to make a poo...
  • Kubota Steps Up A new mid-range, high-horsepower M7 tractor moves this company into the row-crop arena.
  • SCO Sticker Shock Costs and potential disconnect with county yields make the Supplemental Coverage Option a hard se...
  • Clean Water Goes a Long Way Cleaning up 900 feet of a small creek in Kentucky brings rebirth to water once choked with sedime...
  • Beef Checkoff Effort Resumes Members of the eight organizations comprising the Beef Checkoff Enhancement Working Group were se...
  • Ag and Environment Outlook Agriculture continues to watch how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency implements the propos...
  • Surgery on Plastics Dharma Kodali's goal is to insert soybean oil in the basic ingredient list for PVC plastics.
  • Ask the Vet How should I treat a cow with a swelling on her flank?
Related News Stories
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Truck Drivers in Short Supply
Canada Markets
CWB Announces Lower PROs
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Canada Markets