In March, the price for cotton dropped below 50-cents a pound as farmers were making final plans for planting spring crops. Farmers need at least 65-cents a pound for cotton to break even.
Corn Corner: Be aware of southern rust and tar spot as the season continues through grain fill.
Extension Crop Connection: The Nebraska Crop Variety Testing Program delivers reliable, unbiased variety data in an easy-to-use a way.
Research shows when in the season corn needs large quantities of nitrogen and phosphorus.