NEWS
Production Blog
Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Mar 23, 2015 02:17 PM CDT

ST. LOUIS (DTN) -- Procrastinators have triumphed. You still have time to comment on a new EPA proposal on Bt-corn use up until April 15.

The agency granted the public another month to comment on the proposal after several requests from stakeholders for more time. The proposal -- which would set new rules governing the use of Bt-corn hybrids in the hope of slowing the development of corn rootworm resistance -- was first posted on Jan. 28, with a public comment period deadline of March 16. If you were among those who asked for more time to read the proposal ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a new, faster method of testing soybean cyst nematode samples is...
  • Competing for Dollars Beef has some catching up to do, but there is opportunity ahead.
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers pose tax questions on how to justify repairs, handle capital gains on a residence and com...
  • Senior Partners - 1 Think how rural communities could rejuvenate if farmland rents stayed local rather than flowing t...
  • $3 Corn Subdues Bids March auctions show cash rent shocks could mount in 2016.
  • Nutrients Ruling A federal appeals court Tuesday ruled that a lower court could not order EPA to make a decision o...
  • West, Texas: 2 Years Later - 1 Two years after the ammonium nitrate explosion at West Fertilizer Co. in West, Texas, state offic...
  • West, Texas: 2 Years Later - 2 While federal and state governments did not mandate more regulations when it comes to storing fer...
  • Ask the Vet The vet says my cow has anaplaz, which I've never heard of before. What is it?
Related News Stories
Crop Tech Corner
Kub's Den
View From the Cab
Crop Tech Corner
Eyes in the Sky
Winterkill Woes
Kub's Den
April 1 Comes a Day Early
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
Making Money With Manure - 3