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SEYMOUR, Wis. – About 40 percent of U.S. farmland is rented and more than one-third of that land is owned by women, according to the American Farmland Trust. Forty-three percent of U.S. farmland – 388 million acres – is currently farmed or co-farmed by women, many of whom have a strong conservation ethic, the organization adds.
The heyday for Palmer amaranth introductions in Iowa was 2016 with the planting of native seed mixes contaminated with Palmer amaranth. I am aware of more than 30 counties where Palmer amaranth was found in CRP fields following planting of contaminated seed mixes.
A potato that emits light at the earliest stages of stress has been developed by scientists at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The breakthrough could eventually help provide enough time for farmers to address the crop's problems before it’s lost to abiotic stress, according to the International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech.