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8/22/2014 12:00:00 AM
The University of Wisconsin Nutrient and Pest Management Program has a short how-to video on soil sampling basics. The video provides viewers a quick guide on how to prepare for soil sampling, how to soil sample, and how to fill out the soil sample submission sheet to take to the soil testing laboratory.

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8/22/2014 12:00:00 AM
Winter wheat planting is around the corner and growers may be contemplating whether to treat or not treat their wheat seed. Seed treatment can help in the management of seed-borne and soil-borne pathogens. Read more on fungicide seed treatments from this iGrow article.

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8/22/2014 12:00:00 AM
The planting date for wheat is important for discouraging Hessian fly. Read more about the biology of this pest and how to avoid crop injury from this Integrated Crop Management article.

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8/21/2014 12:00:00 AM
Once a wheat crop is infected with ergot, there is not much a producer can do other than have it cleaned in hopes of being able to market the grain. Read more on cleaning ergot from wheat from this iGrow article.

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8/21/2014 12:00:00 AM
The top 7 winter wheat establishment recommendations for 2014 are provided in this Cool Bean Advisor article.

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8/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
The U.S. soybean condition rating improved a little over the past week, according to USDA, while corn slipped slightly. Read more details of ratings from this Brownfield Ag News story.

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8/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
Before farmers and growers launch a drone over their crops to gauge field conditions, they should be aware that doing so could result in a hefty fine from the Federal Aviation Administration. Read more on legal ramifications regarding drones from this Ag Answers article.

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8/20/2014 12:00:00 AM
Except for a few isolated areas, the entire state received some rain in the last seven days, from barely a trace to as much as 2 inches in parts of the Panhandle and West Central Texas, according to the National Weather Service. Read more on rainfall events and regional crop reports from this AgriLife Today article.

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8/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Variety selection can be as important as your management practices when seeking to limit fusarium head blight and toxins. Read more on the importance of variety selection from this Field Crop News article.

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8/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Small grains trial yields and other performance data are now posted. Significant differences were reported between varieties. Check out the results from links in this Field Crop News article.

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