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Strip Till for Field Crop Production (AE1370 (Revised))

This publication explains strip till purposes, equipment options, research and applications to specific crops.

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Reducing Spray Drift (AE-1210)

Spray drift is becoming an increasingly important part of every spraying operation. More diversification of crops, more active and non-selective herbicides, and a greater awareness of pesticides in the environment has caused spray drift management to become every applicator’s business.

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Agricultural Remote Sensing Basics (AE1262)

When farmers or ranchers observe their fields or pastures to assess their condition without physically touching them, it is a form of remote sensing. Observing the colors of leaves or the overall appearances of plants can determine the plant’s condition. Remotely sensed images taken from satellites and aircraft provide a means to assess field conditions without physically touching them from a point of view high above the field.

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Ground Application of Fungicide for Suppression of Fusarium Head Blight in Small Grains

Ground Application of Fungicide for the Suppression of Fusarium Head Blight in Small Grains - AE1314

Fusarium head blight (FHB) has caused considerable income loss for wheat and barley growers during the past 15 years. Estimates of crop loss to growers in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota are signifi cant. Serious yield and quality losses from FHB occur whenever wet weather coincides with the heading and fl owering stages of the crop.

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Fuel Cost Comparison

Fuel Cost Comparison - AE1015

This publication provides a relative cost comparison chart showing heating values for fuels and biomass that can be helpful in deciding what type of fuel is the most cost effective to use.

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