Seed Outlook from GROWMARK
Matt Hynes, Seeds Sales & Marketing Manager for GROWMARK, talks about how the year has gone for InVision corn and HiSoy soybeans, and what early planting means for getting supply to farmers.
Pests in IL
Kelly Estes, Agricultural Pest Survey Coordinator, provides information on armyworm, cutworm, and rootworm counts so far in the state.
Rep. Collin Peterson
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-MN, is the ranking member of the House Committee on Agriculture. He looks ahead to the next farm bill as it relates to crop insurance and nutrition programs.ww collin p
Senate Ag Chair Pat Roberts
Senator Pat Roberts, R-KS, chairs the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. He discusses the food labeling bill, as we’re a little more than a month away from the Vermont law taking effect. He also addresses the amount of regulation with which farmers have to operate.ww roberts
Today we visited with Bill Davison in the Livingston, McLean and Woodford Counties unit. We covered three of his projects: the Grand Prairie Grain Guild, a food forest in North Normal, and a card catalog for seeds at local libraries.