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Do you know people who are skeptical about GMOs?The University of Florida's Horticulture Sciences Department has published a "Get to Know GMOs Seed Improvement" chart that compares and contrasts 4 modern methods of seed improvement, including breeding and interspecies crosses. Click here to read, download, print — and share it.
Area Dairy Month Events Minnesota State Holstein Show June 19 • Worthington
Fillmore County Family Night on the Farm June 27 • 5:00 p.m. Redalen Holsteins • Lanesboro
Winona County Family Night on the Farm June 30 • 4-8 p.m. Wirtland Holsteins • Lewiston
Olmsted County Breakfast on the Farm June 27 • 6:30-11:30 a.m. Schumacher Dairy • Elgin
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The powerful new series features the trials and triumphs from every angle and includes gripping first person interviews with the people who lived to tell their stories—and those who were instrumental in helping them survive. Ordinary people who have watched their lives flash before their eyes, stared certain death in the face and overcame it. What key decisions did they make to save their lives? In an Instant, when it is between life and death—and life wins. Click here to watch (1 hour and 22 minutes)
Grain markets are at a crossroads heading into the June 30 round of
See DTN Ag News. BUSDA Reports Preview...
Agronomists are already seeing leaf diseases such as northern corn
leaf blight this season. To spray or not to spray is the question.
See DTN Ag News. 4^Fungus Among Us...
It was a long wait, but corn prices are moving higher again.
See DTN Ag News. 1^Todd's Take...
Monday's USDA weekly Crop Progress and Condition reports were neutral
to bullish for corn and soybeans, bullish for winter wheat and bearish for
spring wheat, according to DTN Senior Analyst Darin Newsom.
See . FUSDA Weekly Crop Progress ...
EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers maintain the complex, detailed
waters of the U.S. rule will make it easier to define which waters come under
their jurisdiction for discharge or earth-moving permits. The rule will create
more regulatory control of tributaries to major rivers, such as streams and
See DTN Ag News. BStates Sue Over WOTUS...