Iowa Corn: Get the Most Bang for Your Buck – Time Anhydrous Applications Well Oct 15, 2021

🕔Oct 15, 2021
With rising fertilizer prices, and concerns about possible shortages, it pays to time our applications of anhydrous ammonia and manure well. When the value is high, the focus on management […]

Iowa Corn: Be Cautious of High Soil, Cornstalk Nitrate Levels This Fall Oct 15, 2021

🕔Oct 15, 2021
The 2021 cropping season had variable rainfall across Iowa. Since crop harvest began, rainfall also has been variable, and temperatures have generally been above normal. Therefore, it is not surprising […]

Iowa Soybeans: Fall Is the Perfect Time to Collect Soil Samples for SCN Oct 12, 2021

🕔Oct 12, 2021
Soybean producers and agribusiness professionals who advise them should be aware that the soybean cyst nematode (SCN) is a major yield-reducing pathogen in Iowa. The pest is widespread throughout Iowa […]

Livestock: R-CALF Beef Checkoff Case to Continue – DTN Oct 1, 2021

🕔Oct 1, 2021
A lawsuit against USDA challenging the Beef Checkoff program will be allowed to continue after a federal court on Wednesday denied the agency’s motion to dismiss. Ranchers-Cattlemen Action Legal Fund, […]

Iowa Corn: Drydown and Stalk Quality Sep 21, 2021

🕔Sep 21, 2021
As corn has quickly reached maturity, the next hurdle of the 2021 growing season is harvest. Stalk quality will be a concern for fields across that state that experienced the […]

Corn, Soybeans: Sept. Yield Checks – Following Up on the Digital Yield Tour – DTN Sep 21, 2021

🕔Sep 21, 2021
National yield estimates are the epitome of averages, especially in a year like this one with devasting drought in one region of the Corn Belt and blissful bounty in others. […]

Iowa Corn: End of Season Thoughts – Stalk Rot, Ear Rot, Tar Spot Sep 16, 2021

🕔Sep 16, 2021
As the 2021 growing season comes to a close, what should you be thinking about in terms of corn disease and how that might impact your harvest plans? Crown and […]

Iowa Field Reports: Rains Help with Dryness, Bring Wind Damage Sep 15, 2021

🕔Sep 15, 2021
While the rains the end of August have helped to improve the dry conditions some across the state, the rains also brought along some strong winds and hail that caused some significant […]

Iowa: 5 Upcoming Fall Field Days Sep 2, 2021

🕔Sep 2, 2021
Mark your calendars for our upcoming fall field days. Below is a list of the upcoming field days that will take place in early September and topics featured at each […]

Midwest Soybeans: Can Yields Hang On? – DTN Aug 27, 2021

🕔Aug 27, 2021
Soybeans are running out of steam in some fields in the northern and western Soybean Belt as September nears. With only about 1 to 2 inches of rain since June […]

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