Louisiana Soybeans: Proper Early-Season Decisions Crucial for High Yields

🕔Mar 20, 2018In Louisiana, soybean planting practices vary across the state, due in large part to varying environments and cropping systems. Planting date, seeding rate, and seeding depth decisions should all be […]

Mississippi Soybeans: 9 Planting Time Decisions

🕔Mar 12, 2018Soybean producers are faced with making decisions about planting date and planting time inputs every year. This blog contains most of the information you will need to prepare for and […]

Pennsylvania Wheat: Eleventh Hour Reminders for Planting

🕔Sep 26, 2017The optimum period to plant wheat in the northern mountain and Laurel Highlands regions is upon us (Sept 20 – Oct 3). The optimum period for the hill and valley […]

Ohio Wheat: 5 Considerations for Planting in 15-Inch Rows

🕔Sep 12, 2017Growers are interested in wide-row wheat production due to changes in equipment inventory (lack of grain drill and availability of air seeder) and to allow intercropping of soybean into wheat. […]

Oklahoma Winter Wheat: Planting Date and Seeding Rate Considerations

🕔Sep 5, 2017The 2017-2018 wheat growing season is setting up similar to last year with many producers wanting to target more of the forage side of wheat production given the low commodity […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Disease, Insect Considerations to Make Before Planting This Fall

🕔Aug 18, 2017Planting date Much of the winter wheat in Oklahoma is sown with the intent of being used as a dual-purpose crop. In such a system, wheat is grazed by cattle […]

Ohio Corn: Delayed Planting Effects on Yield – A ‘Historical’ Perspective

🕔May 23, 2017According to the USDA/NASS, for the week ending May 21, corn was 73 percent planted, which was 24 percent ahead of last year and the same as the five-year average.  […]

Indiana Corn: The Planting Date Conundrum

🕔May 5, 2017Conventional wisdom says that the prime planting window to maximize corn yields in much of Indiana opens about April 20 and closes about May 10. This “window” typically opens about […]

Virginia Peanuts: Planning for Planting Dates and Seeding Rates

🕔Mar 7, 2017There may be more peanut and cotton acreage planted in the V-C region this year than in 2016; and growers may wonder what crop to start planting first and which […]

Louisiana Wheat: Time To Plant? Well That Depends.

🕔Oct 15, 2016I have received some reports of producers who were anxious to plant wheat this past week. Today (October 14) we are still 14 days ahead of the the front end […]

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