Tag Archive: Grain

Southwest Alabama Stored Grain Workshop – July 18

Grain farmers should make plans to attend the Southwest Alabama Stored Grains Workshop that will be held July 18, 2017 at Shelly Farms in Atmore, Alabama.  This will be a hands on workshop on grain drying, automated bin management systems, and stored grain integrated pest management (IPM). Registration is free, but please PRE-REGISTER by contacting Kim Wilkins, …

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Friday Feature: Grain Bin Entrapment

This week’s the featured video is not a pleasant topic, but it is a message that needs to be shared with every farmer, family member, and farm worker who may work with loose grain and feeds stored in bulk bins.  Bulk grain and feed bins, or large grain carts can become very dangerous, especially if …

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Small Grain Fungicide Decisions

Many small grains in the Panhandle are in boot stage or just beginning to flower. Photo Credit: Josh Thompson Considerable acreage of wheat and other small grains was planted this past fall because of the favorable prices. Much of the fall planted crop is already in boot and flowering stages. One question that every grower will …

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