Kansas State University Extension shares some considerations and cautions for growers thinking about planting winter wheat early, including potential issues with wheat streak mosaic, barley yellow dwarf disease and excessive fall tillering.
Greenbug and Hessian fly infestations can significantly reduce wheat yield and quality, but breeding for resistance to these two pests using marker-assisted selection just got a new tool from a Texas A&M AgriLife Research study.
Finding solutions to the problems farmers face is what inspired Harry and Etta Yetter to open a small machine shop in west central Illinois in the 1930s. Today, four generations later, Yetter continues the tradition of solving agricultural problems to meet the needs of producers all over the world.
Needham Ag understands the role of technology in making better use of limited resources within a specific environment by drawing on a wealth of global experience to overcome the challenges facing today's farmers, manufacturers and dealers.