Down in the Weeds: After replacing fallow on farms in western Nebraska, field peas are finding a home in south-central and southeast Nebraska.
Resilient Ag Landscapes: Are you an ardent no-tiller but dealing with resistant weeds? Don’t be so quick to bring the cultivator back out.
Using “many little hammers” can help stop weeds from developing resistance to a single control method.
Just like in farming, air travel can be thwarted by weather and mechanical issues.
Down in the Weeds: Modern corn hybrids yield better than those of 10 or 20 years ago, but how has their nitrogen demand changed?
Resilient Ag Landscapes: Pulse crop brings soil health benefits like infiltration and microbial activity.
Down in the Weeds: Central Valley Ag's Keith Byerly discusses the potential for multi-hybrid planting in Nebraska.
Resilient Ag Landscapes: Spring dust storms along interstate are a reminder of the value of keeping soil in place.
As an ag journalist, it's easy to look at management practices from the 10,000-foot perspective.