Agronomy Library

Avoiding Prussic Acid and Nitrate Poisoning in…

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

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Don't Be Tricked: Midseason Pest Management

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomy Director The sorghum crop in…

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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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Pre Emergence Weed Control

Weed control is critical for the success of any crop, and grain sorghum is not…

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Grain Sorghum Yield Loss Associated with Competition…

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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Consider Sorghum for 2020

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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Late-Planted Sorghum and Susceptibility to Early…

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist The unusually cool, wet weather…

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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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Mid-Season Grain Sorghum Development and Management…

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Agronomists often divide…

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Early and Very Early Maturing Hybrids | June 2019

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Summary of Preemergence 2017/2018 Weed Control…

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist In 2017 and 2018 the United…

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Consider Late-Planted Grain Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Due to excessive rainfall…

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Postemergence Weed Control in Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist For many growers, 2019…

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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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Sorghum Benefits to South Texas Cropping Systems

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist With summer crops harvested…

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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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Adding Sorghum to the Crop Mix for 2019

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist With summer crops harvested…

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Grain Sorghum and Early Fall Freeze

By Brent Bean, Ph.D., Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist Late-planted grain sorghum…

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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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Early Season Grain Sorghum Growth and Management

In the life of any crop, certain growth stages negatively impacted by weather…

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Sorghum is a Good Rescue Option in Cotton and…

Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff Agronomist There is still a grain crop choice…

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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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Avoiding Prussic Acid

Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistKim McCuistion, Sorghum Checkoff Nutritionist Grain…

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Utilizing Sorghum Stalks for Grazing

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

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Sorghum for Dairies

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

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Pre-Harvest Sprouting of Grain Sorghum

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Pre-harvest sprouting…

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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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Sugarcane Aphid Research Update 2017

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas There was a lot of…

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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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Managing Sorghum After Flowering

By Brent Bean, Sorghum Checkoff AgronomistLubbock, Texas Once grain sorghum…

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Planning for Next Season

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

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