The plentiful rain in September has provided ideal conditions for establishment of winter annual weeds, thus many no-till fields will have dense stands of these weeds going into winter.
Marestail (also known as horseweed) is a native plant to the United States and is considered either a winter annual or biennial species. In the Dakotas, the marestail population will germinate in the fall and bolt in the spring.
URBANA, Ill. — A team including scientists from the University of Illinois has identified the ways in which glyphosate-resistant waterhemp has emerged in corn and soybean fields in southwestern Ontario.
Variability in corn and fed cattle prices has certainly been the norm in the last few months.Corn futures prices for the nearby contract were approximately $3.70 in mid-May, $4.35 in mid-July and $3.50 in mid-September. Average fed cattle prices in…
Asynthesis of 89 studies across six continents has helped clarify which agricultural practices hold water when it comes to helping soils soak up precipitation — a factor critical to mitigating floods, outlasting drought and stabilizing crop yields.
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HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — National Park College Library Director Lynn Valetutti was awarded the President's Award from the Arkansas Library Association during its recent annual conference at the Hot Springs Convention Center.
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ODESSA, Texas (AP) — Ten-year-old Diego Flores has learned to shoot for the stars and he is taking the lesson literally.
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Private investigator Kevin Stewart is forming a community coalition to strategically help families impacted by human trafficking and missing and exploited children cases in Oklahoma.
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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — On the edge of the University of Michigan campus, rush for a handful of fraternities recently wrapped up — but it included a significantly smaller class of new members joining a brotherhood.
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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Gov. Doug Burgum and his administration are wooing the petrochemical industry to build a multibillion-dollar plant to convert natural gas liquids into plastic or other products, bringing value to the commodity that otherwise is being piped…
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — He still had a ways to go to reach the finish line. But for one day at least, he was OK with taking his time.
US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible