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Managing Corn Rootworm Populations in Illinois: Considerations for 2018
March 09, 2018
Rootworm management is a yearly consideration for most corn producers in central and northern Illinois.
Helping Us Meet the Dicamba Challenge
February 27, 2018
As we gear up for the second year of dicamba application, there's no doubt the revised label creates challenges for both applicators and producers.
Can Soybean Prices Maintain Recent Strength Through 2018?
February 20, 2018
Due to dry weather in Argentina, soybean prices showed recent strength despite rising ending-stocks projections for the current marketing year. At 530 million bushels, the current forecast for soybean...
New Soybean Disease Identification Resource for 2018
February 08, 2018
Soybean Diseases publication available from ISU Extension and Outreach.
Pre-Register for the UP Winter Meeting!
January 08, 2018
Pre-Registration is open through January 9th for the UP Winter meeting.
United Prairie Holiday Hours
December 20, 2017
United Prairie will be Closed on 12/22, 12/25, 1/1, and 1/2
Soybean Selection Hot Topic for 2018
November 27, 2017
One of the more significant agronomy choices for 2018 will be whether to go with Xtend® or LibertyLink® soybeans. That decision should be made based on the specific weed control issues you face.
Healthy Yields in a Wild Year
November 27, 2017
Considering the variability in temperature and rainfall we saw in 2017, overall yields have been much better than expected.
Options for Resistant Weeds
March 20, 2017
As Tim noted in his article, the Xtend® soybean system has been the big topic going into the 2017 production season.
Evaluating Nitrogen Under Unique Conditions
March 20, 2017
Nitrogen management has been a major focus of our research program over the past few seasons. This spring has given us an opportunity to gather data during some very unusual weather conditions.