LATEST NEWS FROM INPUT MANAGEMENT

08:47AM Apr 18, 2019

From Dirt to Shirt—Cotton’s Field to Fork Story

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
The family has been no-till for 20 years and used cover crops for 18 years. The Lassiters grow cotton, peanuts, wheat, rye, non-GMO soybeans and corn. They utilize a complex
12:15PM Apr 17, 2019

Are Ethanol Prices Driving Gas Prices Higher?

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor
Jordan Fife, ethanol trading manager of BioUrja Trading, says yes and no.
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12:22PM Apr 16, 2019

Wheaties Features Farmer’s Face On Iconic Box

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
For more than 60 years General Mills, the maker of Wheaties cereal, has honored athletes who go above and beyond in their sport.
10:05AM Apr 16, 2019

Cover Crops Exceed 15 Million Acres, Terminate Them In Time

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
As farmers sprint toward healthy soils, cover crops are often critical, so much so that farmers increased cover crop acres nationally by 50% to 15.4 million acres in 2017.
11:57AM Apr 15, 2019

Restricted Use Pesticide Recordkeeping Tools

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
With spraying season upon farmers it’s important to make accurate record keeping a priority. In the case of restricted use pesticides, hold on to those records for at least three
12:16PM Apr 12, 2019

2018 in Review: Yields Vary, but Overall Exceed Expectations

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
Corn and soybean yields soared in 2018 and while they didn’t exceed records, they did impress.
11:13AM Apr 09, 2019

What Snacks Power Planting?

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
With planting season underway in many parts of the U.S., farmers are working long, hard hours. You’re likely enjoying meals in the field, but what’s your favorite snack to power