Ohio Wheat: 3 Planting Considerations for 2019 Sep 18, 2019

🕔Sep 18, 2019With the autumn rapidly approaching, wheat planting is likely to begin soon. Planting after the Hessian fly free date remains the best chance to avoid issues with insects and diseases, […]

Michigan Wheat: Planting on Prevented Planted Ground Sep 12, 2019

🕔Sep 12, 2019With the abundance of prevented plant acres in Michigan this year, there is significant interest in planting wheat early. Early planting is always associated with higher yields, but can you […]

Arkansas Rice: Management Considerations for Late Planted Crops Jun 4, 2019

🕔Jun 4, 2019Rice drills continue to roll up and down eastern Arkansas.  I think most are very aware we’ve been on the slowest planting pace in 25 years to get us here […]

Minnesota Soybeans: Planting Delayed Again – What’s a Farmer to Do? May 22, 2019

🕔May 22, 2019For the third year in a row, soybean planting is being seriously delayed by weather in Minnesota. Like with the previous couple of years, it’s a slow-go across most of […]

Indiana Corn: Planting Time – Fish or Cut Bait May 17, 2019

🕔May 17, 2019The bad news is that Monday’s USDA-NASS crop progress report estimated that only 6% of Indiana’s corn had been planted as of May 12, which puts our farmers in the unenviable […]

Iowa Soybeans: Late Planting Options May 15, 2019

🕔May 15, 2019This spring’s weather conditions may be slowing down corn planting but soybean planting has not yet been impacted. As of May 5, soybean planting progress is estimated at 8% compared […]

Arkansas Corn: What to Expect From Late Planted Crops May 14, 2019

🕔May 14, 2019Some of you may be getting questions about yield potential of very late planted corn (Mid-to Late May).  I am hearing that some producers still have some corn they intend to […]

Missouri: Stick with Corn Until End of May, says Extension Agronomist May 6, 2019

🕔May 6, 2019The wet and cold start to this year’s corn planting season bodes poorly for yields, based on research from the University of Missouri Extension. But MU Extension agronomist Bill Wiebold […]

Minnesota Corn: Managing a Delayed Start to Planting May 3, 2019

🕔May 3, 2019Due to recent rain and snow, only 2% of Minnesota’s corn had been planted by April 28, similar to 2018 but 15 days behind the 5-year average, according to the […]

Missouri Corn: Planting Date – When Does Yield Start to Drop? May 1, 2019

🕔May 1, 2019It seems too often that wet spring weather interferes with corn and/or soybean planting in Missouri. This year Missouri farmers have already faced complications. For some farmers along the Missouri […]

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