Texas Rolling Plains Wheat: Double-Cropping, Longer-Term Cover Crop Options

🕔Sep 14, 2018Double cropping may be another consideration for producers who have used cover crops in wheat systems within the Rolling Plains, according to an ongoing Texas A&M AgriLife Research study. Dr. […]

Pennsylvania Soybeans: Tips to Double Crop After Wheat or Barley

🕔Jul 9, 2018I have seen fields planted directly after barley that did emerge almost immediately with the rains. We have ample moisture in the soil right now and it appears that some […]

Michigan Soybeans: Double-Cropping – Is It Worth the Risk?

🕔Jun 15, 2017Planting double crop soybeans is not recommended in Michigan due to the high risk associated with this practice. Double crop soybean yields range from 0 to 30 bushels per acre […]

Kansas: Double Crop Options After Wheat

🕔Jun 5, 2017Double cropping after wheat can be a high-risk venture. The available growing season is relatively short. Heat and/or dry conditions in July and August may cause problems with germination, emergence, […]

Virginia Soybeans: Greater Yields Possible for Double-Crop Systems in 2017

🕔Jun 2, 2017It appears that wheat harvest will be 1 to 2 weeks ahead of schedule this year.  We actually harvested some high-moisture wheat and planted soybean plots behind it today (May […]

Georgia: Ultra-Late Soybeans Look Good

🕔Aug 19, 2016Ultra-late soybeans can  be risky, but something to consider for income and our environment.

Alabama Corn: Harvest Considerations for High Moisture Fields

🕔Jul 27, 2016Corn harvest in Alabama perplexes many not familiar with the process. Harvesting field-dried corn doesn’t seem like the right course of action, often drawing many questions from the general public. […]

Crop Insurance: USDA Changing Replant, Double Crop Rules – DTN

🕔Jun 22, 2016USDA’s Federal Crop Insurance Corp. is changing rules and definitions for replanting crops and counting double-crop acres starting in the 2017 crop year. The rule changes, meant to clarify crop-insurance […]

Kansas Wheat: Getting the Jump on Broadleaf Weeds

🕔Feb 4, 2016Most of the wheat and weeds are inactive during cold weather; however, that can quickly change in the Midwest. While broadleaf weeds are dormant, wheat producers can get a jump-start […]

Canadian Soybeans: Ontario Farmers Push Double-Cropping Envelope – DTN

🕔Jan 29, 2016Double cropping soybeans after wheat is a common practice in many states, from Kansas to Maryland and south to the Gulf of Mexico. We typically think of this rotation being […]

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