Tuesday, October 13, 2015 10:47AM CDT
Occupational Safety and Health Administration plans to change its fertilizer storage regulations; this may lead retailers to stop selling anhydrous ammonia. The policy changes were influenced by the West, Texas, explosion in 2013 that was caused by ammonium nitrate.
Friday, October 9, 2015 10:40AM CDT
In this week's Crop Tech Corner, scientists advance wheat genetics, nematodes may become more robust at combating parasites, researchers look closely at plant viruses, and one company is developing technology to pull nitrogen fertilizer from livestock waste.
DECATUR, Ill. (DTN) -- The whistle has been blown and there's a time out in Illinois corn fields. A new bacterial leaf disease more common to Nebraska and other western corn states has been confirmed for the first time in Champaign County.