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Wednesday, September 14, 2011

MSU News for Ag - Field Crops 9/13/11

We’ve published these articles at http://news.msue.msu.edu/news/category/field_crops

Keep your eyes open for weeds at harvest

Sep 13, 2011 | Dale R. Mutch | Scouting for glyphosate-resistant weeds during harvest and mapping weed-infested areas can be a critical tool in fighting herbicide resistance in the future.

What do landowners need to look for in an oil and gas lease?

Sep 13, 2011 | Curtis Talley | There are key words and phrases landowners should be aware of in an oil and gas lease. This is the first of a series of articles discussing these in layman’s terms.

Entrepreneurial tour brought farm families together

Sep 13, 2011 | Dan Rossman | A recent two-day entrepreneurial farm tour featured 14 farms or food-related businesses. Many share common traits that enable them to be successful even though each one has its own unique story.

Funding for MSUE News for Agriculture is provided by MSU Extension, AgBioResearch and USDA federal Integrated Pest Management Extension program.