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Sod Based Rotation

Here is a great post from Seminole County Extension; With the lower commodity prices and higher cattle prices, we have thought again about the sod based rotation idea that has been explored by David Wright in Florida and others. Here’s an excerpt from the UGA Bahiagrass publication. “Improvements in nearly…
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Farm Bill Decision Aid Tool

In lieu of the new Farm Bill, the federal government provided a grant to develop a national farm bill decision aid. Two web-based tools have been developed to help landowners/farmers make educated decisions for their farms. One from Texas A&M University and the other through the University of Illinois. Both decision…
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Bt Resistant Fall Armyworms Coming Soon??

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This morning I found an interesting article on Ag Fax.com about B.t. resistant fall armyworms. Doug Johnson of the University of Kentucky wrote the article to address the state’s potential risk to the resistant population. The interest started with the discovery of a resistant population in North Carolina in field corn. Scientists from NCSU discovered this population carries a gene that makes it resistant to the B.t. trait Cry1F.
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