Welcome to the 2016 ACRES Conference

This week the National ACRES Conference gets underway in Omaha.  (November 30 – December 2, 2016) Our staff at Midwest Laboratories have been attending this show over the past seven years and we have made a number of great connections at this show. We are really excited that this year the conference is in our

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Some Thanksgiving Items to Remember

Have a Great Thanksgiving Celebration!  Celebrate this time with family and friends and be thankful for the blessings you have received.                 Thanksgiving Food Safety Tips Check out these Thanksgiving Tips and make sure your celebration is a fun and safe one! How the Thanksgiving Holiday has Evolved

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Turnaround Time – Soil Testing

Soil Update The cool temperatures and wet conditions in September delayed harvesting by a couple of weeks this fall. As a result, many growers harvested fields in a shortened amount of time. Also, the weather turned unseasonably warmer and drier. At this point in the Omaha area, I can only remember three times when the low temperatures

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Soil Testing – Why?

If you are looking for a good read on soil testing, please consider reading this simple, 2-page article. Soil Testing is worth the Effort – by Lee Reich The best part of this article is the second page on the topic of Nitrogen.

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