Fertilizer Market Update

It is that time of year again when everyone starts talking about fertilizer and whether or not they should pull the trigger for 2017. Here is a current market update. General Comments – all fertilizer markets are down dramatically compared to the same date in 2015. Reductions range from 25-30%. Doing the math on fertilizer versus […]

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Scouting Alert: Corn Borer

While out scouting non-GMO corn today, I have found a fair amount of evidence of Corn Borer larve feeding and egg sack masses. If you have non BT treated corn, I would encourage you to do some scouting for this pest. If you have questions on what to look for or on treatment options, contact […]

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Big Corn Concepts: The Disease Triangle

When do diseases occur? Corn diseases such as Gray Leaf Spot and Northern Corn Leaf Blight will began to appear late in the season. Diseases will occur when a pathogen comes in to contact with the right host crop under favorable environmental conditions. The pathogen, host, and environmental conditions make up the disease triangle; all […]

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Yield Robbing Insects

With the mild winter that Ohio experienced, I think everyone was concerned with how much insect pressure we would have for the 2016 growing season. In my recent field scouting, I have seen an influx of Japanese beetle, bean leaf beetle, stink bugs, and grasshoppers feeding on soybeans. It is important to be out scouting […]

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We’re hiring an administrative assistant!

If you want to play a key role with a great team, keep reading! Due to continued growth, Novus Ag is seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant in our Milford Center headquarters who can provide exceptional service to our customers. Job responsibilities will include: Telephone reception Greeting and assisting customers General office responsibilities such as photocopying, faxes […]

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