“If you don’t know how much water you’re putting out, you can’t say ‘I’m not over-irrigating.’ You don’t know when you’re inefficient if you’re not measuring it.” -- Stacia Davis, AgCenter irrigation engineer....More
“A wet and cold April resulted in late start, short planting windows in May limit number of planting days forcing some cotton to shift to other crops.” -- Bill Robertson, Arkansas Extension cotton agronomist....More
“We’re very happy to have received approval. This is the first GM food animal approved anywhere in the world. We’re hoping this means there will be other approvals both in the United States and other countries.” -- Ron Stotish, AquaBounty CEO....More
Ag Expo, one of the largest ag trade shows in the Mid-South, will celebrate its 30th anniversary in January at the Black River Coliseum in Poplar Bluff, Mo. The event will be held Friday, Jan. 15, from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 16, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Admission will be $1 for adults and free for all college students and youth.
This trade show is sponsored by Butler County University of Missouri Extension Council and the Ag Club of Three Rivers College....More
According to an EPA statement issued last week, the agency is seeking to deregister Enlist Duo because it has received new information from Dow that “suggests two active ingredients could result in greater toxicity to non-target plants.”...More