Agronomy eUpdate January 7th, 2021

Issue 833

Extension Agronomy eUpdate moves to Thursday

The start of a new year brings a new publish day for the eUpdate. The Extension Agronomy eUpdate will now be released on Thursday afternoon. We hope our readers will benefit from this change.


IMIFLEX herbicide receives EPA approval for igrowth grain sorghum

As of late December, grain sorghum farmers have access to IMIFLEX™ herbicide to use in igrowth® grain sorghum for the 2021 growing season. Read more about the target weeds, use rates, and rotation intervals in this article.

grain sorghum weed control herbicide resistance IMIFLEX 

Using game theory to understand social aspects of weed management decisions

Game theory is an economic tool that can be used to understand decision making in circumstances where uncertainty exists. This article examines the outcomes when applying game theory to farmers' decisions related to soybean weed management.

soybeans dicamba weed management 

2021 Kansas training information for paraquat and dicamba

This article covers frequently asked questions associated with paraquat and dicamba trainings for the state of Kansas in 2021.

dicamba paraquat application training  

2020 Kansas severe weather: One for the record books

The 2020 severe weather season for Kansas was one for the record books, but not what you might expect. 2020 broke records for having the least amount of certain severe weather incidents. Read this article to learn more.

severe weather  

Kansas Ag-Climate Update for December 2020

The December Ag-Climate offers a summary of the weather and climate impacts across Kansas. This publication is a collaborative effort between climate and extension specialists.

weather Climate 

2021 Kansas Corn School webinar series

Kansas Corn is partnering with K-State Research and Extension to offer winter learning sessions for Kansas corn farmers. Due to COVID-19 concerns, the Kansas Corn Management Schools will be held virtually in a series of three webinars. Learn more in this article.

Corn Schools virtual  

North Central Experiment Field Winter Update - January 27

Save the date to attend the virtual North Central Experiment Field Winter Update on January 27 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm via Zoom. Registration details will be shared soon.


Cover Your Acres Winter Conference goes virtual, January 19

The annual Cover Your Acres winter conference is going virtual! This year, Cover Your Acres will feature a shorter, half-day format that will take place online. Sessions will be streamed live with the ability for attendees to ask questions. Read more in this article.

Cover Your Acres virtual