Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Derecho Residue Management Tips – DTN Apr 1, 2021

🕔Apr 1, 2021
Corn residue management could be more challenging this spring in fields affected by last summer’s derecho. But there are steps farmers can take to minimize residue issues before and during […]

Planter Setup: Touching on the Basics Mar 24, 2021

🕔Mar 24, 2021
With a long winter coming to an end, our focus now turns to planter setup. While we often focus on new equipment and updates to our planters, knowledge of the […]

Iowa: What’s up With Waterhemp? Jul 31, 2020

🕔Jul 31, 2020
Over the last two weeks I have received a few calls related to identifying a “new form of waterhemp” in Southwest Iowa. In reality, we do not have a new […]

5 Tips for Getting Your Planter Ready to Roll Mar 20, 2020

🕔Mar 20, 2020
Proper planter set-up is critical for optimizing plant spacing no matter the color, age, or size of your planter. While newer equipment may allow us to plant in less than […]

Iowa Crop Update: Drought, Hail Damage, Weed Escapes, and Soybean Aphids Aug 15, 2017

🕔Aug 15, 2017
#Drought17, late season hail damage, weed escapes, and soybean aphids seem to be the big issues ISU Extension field agronomists are seeing in fields across the state this past week. […]

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