Variety Development – K-State Wildcats Edition

Sunflowers, Sorghum, and Soybeans No matter the measure, Kansas is an agricultural powerhouse. In fact, agriculture is such a big deal in Kansas that the state’s Department of Agriculture building is located 60 miles west

Variety Development – Auburn Tigers Edition

Not just Cotton and College Football Songs have been written about it, bands have been named after it, and baseball legend Hammerin’ Hank Aaron (rest in peace) was born there. Admitted to the United States

The Definitive Resource for Garden-Grown Potatoes*

*According to Medius Ag “What potato should I grow in my garden?” is a common question we hear at Medius Ag, particularly during the ongoing pandemic that has seen home gardening activities skyrocket. It is

Play Ball!

…Buy Me Some Peanuts and Cracker Jack… Soon we will flip the calendar to April and although spring is already here, the arrival of April for most people means winter is officially in the rearview

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

The Competitive World of Giant Cabbage Growing With St. Patrick’s Day upon us, we got to thinking about Irish cuisine. At or near the top of that list has got to be Corned Beef and

Variety Development – Gators Edition

More Sweet Corn than Field Corn What do oranges, sugarcane, and watermelon have in common? No state produced more of any of them than Florida in 2019, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. What

Variety Development – Vandals Edition

Potatoes…and So Much More A mere seven miles and a state border separate the land-grant universities of Washington and Idaho. Last November we focused on the extensive variety development programs of Pullman-based Washington State University

Variety Development – Georgia Bulldogs Edition

Peaches are Just the Beginning The next stop on our land-grant university tour takes us south from New England and keeps us on the east coast. You know when a state’s nickname is the Peach

Variety Development – Minutemen Edition

The Bay State: Dotted With Cranberry Bogs Nowhere is the unique and diverse agricultural landscape of the United States more apparent than in Massachusetts. While very much in line with the rest of New England,

Variety Development – Kentucky Wildcats Edition

What’s Old is New Again Today we look at the Commonwealth of Kentucky. “What’s a commonwealth and how is it different from a state?” you ask. According to Merriam-Webster, there really is no difference between