KENTLAND, INDIANA (January 30, 2015) — AgVenture, Inc. has announced they have expanded their AgVenture® brand seed product offerings to include hybrid sunflower and sorghum seed. The addition of the two new product offerings will complement a broad product portfolio including AgVenture brand corn, soybeans, and alfalfa. The company’s nationwide network of independently owned and operated Regional Seed Companies (RSCs) will make the new seed products available in regions where products are specifically selected and adapted to perform at their peak.
Submited by Louis Sutton, Product & Technology Mgr/Sorghum Lead
Fields all over NE, KS, MO and IA are starting to blow. Need to watch out for sand blasting and Goss' Wilt and this will be a major concern this year with all this wind and temp stresses. Seen some producers in The Missouri valley irrigating to get the corn up.
Submitted by Louis Sutton, AgVenture's Product & Technology Manager/Sorghum Lead
Japanese beetles can be a major pest on soybeans and corn field. Here are a few thoughts...
Scout five areas in the field, if 20% of the leaf structure of soybeans are defoliated in the check areas, then a treatment is needed.
AgVenture Product Team - April 18, 2013