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

🕔May 6, 2019
The 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, 2019
Due 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, 2019
It 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 […]

Indiana Corn: The Planting Date Conundrum Apr 15, 2019

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🕔Apr 15, 2019
Conventional 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 […]

Illinois Soybeans: Another Look at Planting Dates Apr 15, 2019

🕔Apr 15, 2019
As we wait for things to dry out so planting can begin in Illinois, I’ll provide an update on soybean planting date, including addition of some recent data and more […]

Oklahoma Winter Wheat: Planting Date and Seeding Rate Considerations Aug 15, 2018

🕔Aug 15, 2018
With this August setting up similar to last year and the need for wheat pasture for a number of producers this fall, we will likely see drills start rolling in […]

Oklahoma Wheat: 6 Disease, Insect Considerations Before Fall Planting Jul 23, 2018

🕔Jul 23, 2018
1. Planting 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 […]

Michigan Soybeans: 9 Recommendations for Late-Planted Fields May 24, 2018

🕔May 24, 2018
Soybean planting has been delayed by the frequent and heavy rain events occurring this spring. As a result, many soybean fields will be planted in June and producers need to […]

Kansas Sorghum: Planting Guidelines May 23, 2018

🕔May 23, 2018
Producers are busy in the field planting corn and soybeans, however, it won’t be long and it will be time to plant grain sorghum. Well let’s hope that Mother Nature […]

Ohio Soybeans: Planting Date, Seeding Rate, and Row Width May 1, 2018

🕔May 1, 2018
Before heading out to the field this spring, download a free pdf of the recently revised Ohio Agronomy Guide available here. Also, check out other information related to soybean management here. […]

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