Certified seed is available for Larry, Zenda and Tatanka, new hard red winter wheats, each offering different traits, including resistance to certain diseases and pests, and in the case of two of them, drought tolerance.
Pesticide applications increase during the Texas growing season, she adds, so landowners should know the rules and what options are available if they suffer damages from spray drift.
Scientists at the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture published results of the study in a recent issue of the Journal of Economic Entomology, titled the "Agricultural Landscape and Pesticide Effects on Honey Bee Biological Traits."...
Woodward encourages farmers to follow a few basic best management practices for peanuts. “The first is to plant fewer acres so producers can water peanuts adequately, especially during bloom, pegging and pod fill.