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Managing weeds a top priority

A farmer in southwest Minnesota says weed management has taken the top priority when conditions are right to spray. “Once the corn has been sprayed, we switch to spraying soybeans.” George Goblish tells Brownfield with all of the recent rains, the weeds have become a... Read More.

Influencers: Pork production methods not an audience priority

How much do pork production practices matter to consumers?  Not much according to two social media influencers.  Eddie Zamora is known online and in the food industry as the “Yum Yum Foodie.”  He says his audience isn’t asking about animal care… “If it is important, it’s... Read More.

Support for beginning farmers remains priority for Minnesota Corn

Supporting new and beginning farmers is a priority for the Minnesota Corn Growers. President Dana Allen-Tully says the topic reemerged during the association’s annual meeting last week. “We spent some time cleaning up our resolution book, things that were accomplished last year like the Beginning... Read More.

Conservation and Water: High Priority in the 2023 Farm Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator Roger Marshall, M.D. questioned witnesses today during the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, & Forestry’s third hearing on the 2023 Farm Bill, a five-year legislative package that is critical for providing support to Kansas’ agriculture industry.... Read More.