Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Early April Planting – Good Idea or Bad Idea? Apr 13, 2021

🕔Apr 13, 2021
Planting when conditions are adequate (soil temperatures above 50°F and greater than 45% plant available water content) is recommended for corn and soybean. This year, these conditions are occurring sooner […]

Midwest Soybeans: 7 Tips for Success with Early Planting – DTN Apr 6, 2021

🕔Apr 6, 2021
It’s April 1, but agronomists aren’t fooling around when they tell you it might be time to start planting soybeans. Planting soybeans before corn fields has been a growing and […]

Iowa: Corn, Soybean Planting Date Considerations Apr 2, 2021

🕔Apr 2, 2021
The nice weather and dry conditions have led some to think about the start of planting. My opinion, it is too early. Remember crop insurance replant dates are not until […]

Alabama Soybeans: Ultra-Early and Early Planted Acres Mar 26, 2021

🕔Mar 26, 2021
Most farmers would probably say that corn benefits more from early planting than soybeans. Research from the Mid-West and field experience from the Southeast recognize that soybeans may actually benefit […]

Missouri: Should Soybean Be Planted Before Corn? Mar 26, 2021

🕔Mar 26, 2021
Recently, there have been discussions among farmers, input dealers, and extension colleagues about planting soybean much earlier in the season than traditionally performed. In fact, some participants in those discussions […]

Arkansas Rice: Rains Slow Planting, Which May Not Be a Bad Thing Mar 25, 2021

🕔Mar 25, 2021
Rice was actually planted this past week in what amounted to only a few day window for some.  Unfortunately, things look a lot like the past two springs in terms […]

North Carolina Soybeans: Preparing for Plant – Planting Date Mar 5, 2021

🕔Mar 5, 2021
Using the optimal soybean planting date is critical to maximize yield for our full season soybeans. Earlier planting dates typically result in more main stem nodes; more nodes result in […]

Midwest Soybeans: Early Planting – Is It Worth the Risk? – DTN Nov 13, 2020

🕔Nov 13, 2020
Farmers aren’t ready to give early-planted soybeans the cold shoulder after a late frost damaged young plants this year, which forced some to replant a limited number of acres. Producers […]

Tennessee Cotton: Yield Potential and Planting Date May 22, 2020

🕔May 22, 2020
With the majority of our cotton acreage yet to be planted, many have asked how late should I plant?  To answer that question, you must estimate current lint yield potential.

Soybeans: How Does Late Planting Affect U.S. Average Yield? May 21, 2020

🕔May 21, 2020
Based on recent weekly Crop Progress reports from the USDA, planting progress for the 2020 U.S. soybean crop has been proceeding at a faster than normal pace.  Figure 1 shows that 53 […]

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