NEWS
From Good to Great
Thu Jan 22, 2015 04:37 PM CST

People who know 28-year-old Jarod Smith well aren't surprised by his modest nature or that he will spend little time talking about his high-yield corn program.

"A couple of other farmers in this area came close to 300 bushels per acre in their corn check plots last year," said Smith, who manages crop production for My Lady's Manor Farm. The prominent dairy and Holstein genetics operation is owned by his family and based near Monkton, Md. "We live in a good place," he added. "Our soils are great, and we get a lot ...

Quick View
  • Back to Beans Growers considering moving a field from continuous corn back into soybeans should pay special att...
  • 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...
  • Clean Air Lawsuits Filed Several environmental and animal-welfare groups argue in two lawsuits that there is well-document...
  • 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
Zone Offense
Ontario Corn Crop Summary
Exporters Report Corn Sale
Exporters Report Corn Sale
Todd's Take
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
USDA Reports Soybean Sale
Exporters Report Corn Sale
Top 10 Ag Stories of 2014: 2, 3
Exporters Report Corn Sale