Agronomy Library

The Early Life of a Sorghum Plant

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D. Similar to people,…

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Early to Very Early Maturing Hybrids | 2021

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Igrowth/IMIFLEX Use in Sorghum

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D. EPA approved the use…

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Minimizing Fertilizer Costs

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D. In response to the…

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Early Freeze Damage Susceptibility of Late-Planted…

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff agronomy director Late-planted sorghum,…

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Preemergence Weed Control

To successfully grow sorghum, a preemergence weed control program is essential.…

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Optimizing Irrigation in Grain Sorghum

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D. The most recent USDA…

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Sorghum Weed Control Under Drought Conditions

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D. Drought conditions…

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Sorghum and Lodging

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D. Lodging can occur with…

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Foliar Fungicide Use in Sorghum

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D. One of the reasons…

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Forage Sorghum and Sugarcane Aphids

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D. Unlike grain sorghum,…

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Waxy Sorghum: What is it?

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D., and Sorghum Checkoff…

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Grazing Sorghum Stalks

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D. One of the strengths…

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Pre-Harvest Sprouting and Weathering of Sorghum…

By Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Brent Bean, Ph.D. Pre-harvest sprouting…

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Avoiding Prussic Acid and Nitrate Poisoning in…

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director View the downloadable…

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Midseason Grain Sorghum Management

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Grain sorghum in the…

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Double Cropping Grain Sorghum Following Wheat

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Planted grain sorghum…

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Irrigating Grain Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director Sorghum is a reliable…

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Grassy Weed Competition in Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Director of Agronomy In sorghum, there…

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Cost Saving Strategies for Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Director of Agronomy One of grain sorghum's…

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Sorghum Seeding Rates

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Director of Agronomy Of all the major…

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Utilizing Starter Fertilizer in Grain Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Director of Agronomy Reduced and no-till…

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Improved Sorghum Hybrids for 2020

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Director of Agronomy New sorghum hybrids…

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Why Sorghum?

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Many growers will be glad…

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Evaluating New Technologies and Products in Agriculture

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Farmers never really experience…

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Double Cropping Wheat Behind Grain Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Photo courtesy of Kent Martin Double…

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When To Terminate Irrigation in Grain Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Many sorghum growers struggle…

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Postemergence Weed Control in Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Grain sorghum, in particular,…

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Sorghum Management Following a Wet Winter and…

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Growers never like to complain…

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Fertilizing Grain Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist The cost of planting grain…

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Optimizing Row Spacing for Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Growers often ask about the…

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Food-Grade Sorghum Has Changed to Meet Growing…

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist The vast majority of U.S.…

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Choosing a Sorghum Hybrid

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist During the winter, growers…

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Planning for Next Season

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Way back in my junior high…

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Harvesting Quality Grain Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Harvesting quality grain…

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Late Season Grain Sorghum Management

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist As a continuation to the…

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Double Cropping and Late-Planted Grain Sorghum…

Double Cropping and Late-Planted Grain Sorghum MAFG May 2018 Growers often…

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Sorghum Test Weight and Its Meaning

Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas When growers discuss…

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Sorghum and Tillering

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, TX Sorghum agronomists agree…

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Sorghum Grain Color

By Brent Bean, Sorghum CheckoffLubbock, Texas One of the unique features of…

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Why Sorghum in the South?

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas One of the many benefits…

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Sorghum for Dairies

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas In many areas, corn…

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Sorghum and the Use of a Harvest-Aid Product

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas The use of harvest-aid…

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Off-Type Sorghum Plants

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Nothing looks more…

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Sorghum and Heat Stress

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Not only does grain…

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Sorghum's Ability to Compensate for Poor Stand

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas One of the more difficult…

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Sorghum and Herbicide Drift

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas A couple of years…

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Pre-Plant Weed Control

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Pre-plant weed control…

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Planting Date and Grain Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas With the potential…

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Nitrogen, Fertilizer Choices and Application

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Grain sorghum has…

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Planning for High Yields

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

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Lodging

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Lodging can occur…

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Planning for Next Season

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas As coaches preach…

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