Ten years of drought isn’t a good thing. It doesn’t help the bottom line of farmers or the […]
Nitrogen loss through ammonia volatilization can be a serious problem impacting yield potential and return on investment.
California Governor Jerry Brown, in his most sweeping action to combat a devastating multi-year drought, ordered residents and […]
Keeping this country’s water sources abundant and clean may be the new priority for this generation in production agriculture.
A new study has found the drought has cost the state $2.2 billion, primarily in lost farm revenue and wages.
Farmers hit hardest by California’s drought could begin to see wells run dry next year, according to a new study by
The Center for Watershed Sciences at the University of California, Davis.
A Kansas State University senior agricultural economist says there’s a 70% chance an El Niño will arrive this fall — and that’s good news for the U.S.
A report by the Association of California Water Agencies finds the current drought has exposed key vulnerabilities in the state’s water management system and must be addressed with a variety of strategies.
A team of Purdue University researchers is studying how cover crops and controlled drainage of water might help agriculture become more resilient to the stresses of variable weather and climate.
With food production so closely tied to the world’s water supply, Syngenta is raising awareness among its employees on how they can conserve water at home.
Following last year’s severe drought, many analysts predicted 2013 could be a rougher year for the fertilizer category. And it was.
Corn conditions are declining after promising weekend rains disappointed farmers. And while corn maturation is catching up, it’s […]
China, a major importer of U.S. corn grain and dried distillers grain solubles, has officially granted full regulatory […]
U.S. farmers and ranchers must adapt or risk getting left behind as climate change becomes an increasingly influential […]
If the climate continues to evolve as predicted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the U.S. stands […]
Global crop protection companies BASF SE and Monsanto Co. plan to commercially launch a drought-tolerant variety of genetically […]
The drought of 2012 has likely increased the carryover of nitrate-nitrogen (nitrate-N) into the 2013 season, according to […]
Conventional wisdom says most tiny critters should have perished under last seasonâ€™s parched conditions â€” but some actually […]
With the prospect of a continuation of one of the worst droughts in nearly 50 years, the USDA […]
With the effects of last season’s drought still being felt in many states, farmers are looking for ways […]