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Join the University of Minnesota Extension Crops team in addressing all your crop-related questions this growing season, from soil fertility, agronomics, pest management and more. We will tackle issues as they arise to help you make better crop management decisions this season.

Strategic Farming: Field Notes University of Minnesota Extension

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Join the University of Minnesota Extension Crops team in addressing all your crop-related questions this growing season, from soil fertility, agronomics, pest management and more. We will tackle issues as they arise to help you make better crop management decisions this season.

    Preparing for grain storage and marketing tips

    Preparing for grain storage and marketing tips

    Preparing for grain storage and marketing tips  - August 23, 2023

    We want to thank our sponsors the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, along with the Minnesota Corn Research and Promotion Council.

    NDSU Grain Drying and Storage - https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/graindrying 
    https://www.ndsu.edu/agriculture/ag-hub/ag-topics/crop-production/drying-storage



    Contact information for today’s show: 
    Ed Usset, Extension Professor, Applied Economics, Grain Marketing Specialist - usset001@umn.eduKenneth Hellevang, NDSU Professor & Extension Engineer - Kenneth.Hellevang@ndsu.edu Anthony Hanson, Extension Educator - Crops - han4022@umn.edu
    Strategic Farming: Field Notes Podcast site -  https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/ 

    Recordings of sessions will be available as a podcast at: https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/episodes  
    Subscribe and share this link with your networks: https://z.umn.edu/fieldnotespodcast 
    Crops Team - Upcoming Events https://z.umn.edu/UMcropevents
    Crop production website - https://z.umn.edu/crops
    MN Crop News - https://z.umn.edu/cropnews
    UMN Crops YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/user/UMNCrops/

    • 27 min
    Corn and soybean yield updates

    Corn and soybean yield updates

    Corn and soybean yield updates  - August 16, 2023

    We want to thank our sponsors the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, along with the Minnesota Corn Research and Promotion Council.

    Contact information for today’s show: 
    Jeff Coulter, Extension Corn Agronomist - coult077@umn.edu Seth Naeve, Extension Soybean Agronomist - naeve002@umn.edu Anthony Hanson, Extension Educator - Crops - han4022@umn.eduHail Damage to corn and soybeans in August - https://blog-crop-news.extension.umn.edu/2023/08/hail-damage-to-corn-and-soybeans-in.html

    MN Crop News:  Northern corn rootworm and extended diapause problems increase in areas of Minnesota – https://blog-crop-news.extension.umn.edu/2023/07/northern-corn-rootworm-and-extended.html 

    Handy Bt Trait Table for 2023:
    https://www.texasinsects.org/uploads/4/9/3/0/49304017/bttraittable_march_2023.pdf 

    Scouting for Corn Rootworm:
    https://extension.umn.edu/corn-pest-management/scouting-corn-rootworm 

    Strategic Farming: Field Notes Podcast site -  https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/ 

    Recordings of sessions will be available as a podcast at: https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/episodes  
    Subscribe and share this link with your networks: https://z.umn.edu/fieldnotespodcast 
    Crops Team - Upcoming Events https://z.umn.edu/UMcropevents
    Crop production website - https://z.umn.edu/crops
    MN Crop News - https://z.umn.edu/cropnews
    UMN Crops YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/user/UMNCrops/

    • 28 min
    Late-season weed issues and soybean aphid management

    Late-season weed issues and soybean aphid management

    We want to thank our sponsors the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, along with the Minnesota Corn Research and Promotion Council.

    Contact information for today’s show: 
    Bob Koch, Extension Soybean Entomologist - koch0125@umn.edu Tom Peters, Extension Sugarbeet Agronomist and Weed Scientist - pete7440@umn.edu Dave Nicolai, Extension Educator - Crops - nico0071@umn.edu MN Crop News:  Northern corn rootworm and extended diapause problems increase in areas of Minnesota – https://blog-crop-news.extension.umn.edu/2023/07/northern-corn-rootworm-and-extended.html 

    Handy Bt Trait Table for 2023:
    https://www.texasinsects.org/uploads/4/9/3/0/49304017/bttraittable_march_2023.pdf 

    Scouting for Corn Rootworm:
    https://extension.umn.edu/corn-pest-management/scouting-corn-rootworm 

    Strategic Farming: Field Notes Podcast site -  https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/ 

    Recordings of sessions will be available as a podcast at: https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/episodes  
    Subscribe and share this link with your networks: https://z.umn.edu/fieldnotespodcast 
    Crops Team - Upcoming Events https://z.umn.edu/UMcropevents
    Crop production website - https://z.umn.edu/crops
    MN Crop News - https://z.umn.edu/cropnews
    UMN Crops YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/user/UMNCrops/

    • 33 min
    Is corn rootworm getting your corn down?

    Is corn rootworm getting your corn down?

    We want to thank our sponsors the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, along with the Minnesota Corn Research and Promotion Council.

    Contact information for today’s show: 
    Bruce Potter, Extension IPM Specialist - bpotter@umn.edu Fei Yang, Extension Corn Entomologist - yang8905@umn.edu Lizabeth Stahl, Extension Educator - crops - stah0012@umn.edu MN Crop News:  Northern corn rootworm and extended diapause problems increase in areas of Minnesota – https://blog-crop-news.extension.umn.edu/2023/07/northern-corn-rootworm-and-extended.html 

    Handy Bt Trait Table for 2023:
    https://www.texasinsects.org/uploads/4/9/3/0/49304017/bttraittable_march_2023.pdf 

    Scouting for Corn Rootworm:
    https://extension.umn.edu/corn-pest-management/scouting-corn-rootworm 

    Strategic Farming: Field Notes Podcast site -  https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/ 

    Recordings of sessions will be available as a podcast at: https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/episodes  
    Subscribe and share this link with your networks: https://z.umn.edu/fieldnotespodcast 
    Crops Team - Upcoming Events https://z.umn.edu/UMcropevents
    Crop production website - https://z.umn.edu/crops
    MN Crop News - https://z.umn.edu/cropnews
    UMN Crops YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/user/UMNCrops/

    • 31 min
    Soybean Update and Crop Diseases (including tar spot) on the radar

    Soybean Update and Crop Diseases (including tar spot) on the radar

    We want to thank our sponsors the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, along with the Minnesota Corn Research and Promotion Council.

    Contact information for today’s show: 
    Seth Naeve, Extension Soybean Agronomist - naeve002@umn.eduDean Malvick, Extension Plant Pathologist - dmalvick@umn.eduLizabeth Stahl, Extension Educator - crops - stah0012@umn.edu Crop Protection network: web book and fungicide efficacy table. https://cropprotectionnetwork.org
    Corn IPM PIPE; Known distribution of tar spot maps. https://corn.ipmpipe.org/tarspot/
    Strategic Farming: Field Notes Podcast site -  https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/ 

    Recordings of sessions will be available as a podcast at: https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/episodes  
    Subscribe and share this link with your networks: https://z.umn.edu/fieldnotespodcast 
    Crops Team - Upcoming Events https://z.umn.edu/UMcropevents
    Crop production website - https://z.umn.edu/crops
    MN Crop News - https://z.umn.edu/cropnews
    UMN Crops YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/user/UMNCrops/

    • 36 min
    Corn agronomy updates and preparing for soybean insects

    Corn agronomy updates and preparing for soybean insects

    We want to thank our sponsors the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, along with the Minnesota Corn Research and Promotion Council.

    Contact information for today’s show: 
    Jeff Coulter, Extension Agronomist - coult007@umn.eduBob Koch Extension Entomologist - koch0125@umn.eduAnthony Hanson - hans4022@umn.edu 

    Soybean Gall Midge https://soybeangallmidge.org/soybean-gall-midge-distribution

    Spider-mite https://extension.umn.edu/soybean-pest-management/managing-spider-mite-soybean

    Aphids and mites https://blog-crop-news.extension.umn.edu/2022/07/management-of-soybean-aphids-and.html

    Visual guide for defoliation https://blog-crop-news.extension.umn.edu/2019/08/defoliating-insects-still-making-their.html


    Early season drought effects on corn and soybeans
    https://blog-crop-news.extension.umn.edu/2021/06/early-season-drought-effects-on-corn.html 



    Strategic Farming: Field Notes Podcast site -  https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/ 

    Recordings of sessions will be available as a podcast at: https://strategicfarming.transistor.fm/episodes  
    Subscribe and share this link with your networks: https://z.umn.edu/fieldnotespodcast 
    Crops Team - Upcoming Events https://z.umn.edu/UMcropevents
    Crop production website - https://z.umn.edu/crops
    MN Crop News - https://z.umn.edu/cropnews
    UMN Crops YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/user/UMNCrops/

    • 30 min

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