Michigan Soybeans: Measure, Reduce Harvest Losses – Video Oct 16, 2020

🕔Oct 16, 2020
Reducing harvest losses is a simple and effective way to increase soybean yields and profitability. Harvest losses average between 1 and 2 bushels per acre under good conditions. However, they […]

Michigan Soybeans: Thin Stands Can Produce Surprising Yields May 15, 2020

🕔May 15, 2020
The recent low temperature events damaged emerged soybeans and will probably lead to reduced stands in these fields. The extent of the damage will not be known until about one […]

Michigan: Repairing Harvest Ruts This Spring Apr 16, 2020

🕔Apr 16, 2020
Unfortunately, harvest ruts are a common problem this spring. Two weather-related factors contributed to this situation. First, the unprecedented wet spring led to significant planting delays which delayed crop maturity, […]

Michigan Soybeans: Reducing Planting Rates Can Increase Income Apr 2, 2020

🕔Apr 2, 2020
Michigan soybean producers have consistently identified planting rates as the highest priority topic to evaluate in on-farm replicated trials. Furthermore, the producers wanted to evaluate the effect of low planting […]

Michigan Soybeans: Are Seed Treatments Profitable? Mar 25, 2020

🕔Mar 25, 2020
Due to the low commodity prices, Michigan soybean producers want to know if seed treatments are consistently profitable. Because of this, they identified seed treatments as a high priority for […]

Webinar: On-Farm Storage – Maximize Grain Quality, Reduce Safety Hazards – March 31 Mar 12, 2020

🕔Mar 12, 2020
One of the residual effects of the 2019 growing season is that we have some wetter than normal grain in on-farm storage. This situation poses two threats to producers. The […]

Michigan Soybeans: Reducing Weather Risks Mar 5, 2020

🕔Mar 5, 2020
The wet weather conditions that occurred during planting and harvest over the last several growing seasons have created many problems for Michigan soybean producers, such as planting delays, prevented planting, […]

Michigan Soybeans: 8 Production Lessons Learned from 2019 Feb 21, 2020

🕔Feb 21, 2020
The 2019 growing season was an incredibly challenging year for many soybean producers and one that many would like to forget. Because we can’t say for certain that the continuously […]

Michigan Soybeans: 7 Risks of Ultra-Early Planting Feb 21, 2020

🕔Feb 21, 2020
Some soybean producers in Michigan are experimenting with ultra-early planting dates (late March to mid-April) with positive results. To date, research trials have not shown a consistent yield benefit to […]

Michigan Soybeans: On-Farm Research Report Now Available Dec 12, 2019

🕔Dec 12, 2019
The 2019 Michigan Soybean On-farm Research Report is now available online. The report will be mailed to 11,000 Michigan soybean producers in early January, but the online version is the […]

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