Agronomy Library

Sorghum growers and industry professionals can find actionable crop production information and insights from Checkoff Director of Agronomy Brent Bean, Ph.D., in one convenient place. The Agronomy Library features monthly columns from Bean, first published in MidAmerica Farmer Grower starting in 2015. The columns cover a wide array of nuts-and-bolts agronomic topics such as sugarcane aphid management, root and stalk lodging, seeding rate, fertilizer needs, weed control and much more. Check back every month for a new column.

Planting Date and Grain Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas With…

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Sugarcane Aphid Research Update…

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas There…

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Irrigation - When to Quit

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas A…

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Nitrogen, Fertilizer Choices and…

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Grain…

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Seeding Rate

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Sorghum…

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Planning for High Yields

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Lubbock, Texas Achieving…

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Lodging

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Lodging…

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Sugarcane Aphid in Perspective…

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Over…

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Managing Sorghum After Flowering

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Once…

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Planning for Next Season

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas As…

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Grain Sprouting and Avoiding Prussic…

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas September…

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Post Emergence Weed Control

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas May…

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