Grown in almost every state in the U.S. across about 63 million acres, wheat is a vital crop that feeds millions and supports the livelihood of thousands of people and families. BASF is working with farmers to help produce the best crops possible on every acre.
At Central Life Sciences, meaningful insect control scientifically developed with an environmental focus and applied with purpose is the main objective. During the 2018 Commodity Classic Lane Nordlund spoke with Bob Johnston on the impact insects have on wheat crops in the Northern Plains and Rocky Mountain West.
AgroLiquid is the official sponsor of the 2018 Commodity Classic coverage for Northern Ag Network.
For farmers across the Rocky Mountain West, Northern Plains and much of the nation, drought and low commodity prices have put much pressure on the industry. For young producers like Michelle Erickson-Jones important Farm Bill programs like crop insurance ensure that she and her family can stay in the farming business. Michelle is not just a young farmer but a leader in the wheat industry. She is the first women to hold the title of President of the Montana Grain Growers Association.
National Ag Week recognizes and celebrates the abundance provided by agriculture. Every year, producers, agricultural associations, corporations, universities, government agencies and countless others across America join together to recognize the contributions of agriculture.
The Montana State University College of Agriculture and Montana Agricultural Experiment Station are proud to salute the university's agricultural community and partners across the state.