Indiana Corn: The Planting Date Conundrum Apr 27, 2022

🕔Apr 27, 2022
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 […]

Arkansas Corn: What Are Yield Expectations of May Planted Crops? Apr 27, 2022

🕔Apr 27, 2022
Across much of Arkansas, rainfall in March and April has delayed corn planting.  Driving across the state some areas have a fair amount of corn that was planted in a […]

Michigan Soybeans: Planting Considerations for Maximum Profits Apr 23, 2022

🕔Apr 23, 2022
Soybean planting date has been shown to have a large impact on a crop’s yield potential. Typically, early-season soybean planting has shown improved yields compared to when planting is delayed. […]

Mississippi Corn: When Is the Cut-Off Date for Planting? Apr 21, 2022

🕔Apr 21, 2022
Persistent rains have limited corn planting progress across much of Mississippi once again this spring. It is well known that corn is normally more productive when planted early, primarily because […]

Illinois Corn, Soybeans: What Do We Know About Planting Dates and Yield from Field Trials? Apr 20, 2022

🕔Apr 20, 2022
The impact of planting date on projections of corn and soybean yield is always an important issue at this time of year.  The weekly Crop Progress report from the USDA indicates […]

Indiana Corn: When Is The Best Time To Plant? Apr 14, 2022

🕔Apr 14, 2022
As spring approaches and farmers and agronomists begin to get anxious as corn planting approaches, the question that often arrives each year is when is the best time to begin […]

Arkansas Corn: What are the Yield Expectations of May Planted Crops? May 12, 2021

🕔May 12, 2021
This year’s planting season has been a challenge for some to get corn (and other crops) planted due to persistent untimely rains.  Areas of East-Central and Northeast Arkansas seem to […]

Arkansas Rice: Rain Delays Return Apr 30, 2021

🕔Apr 30, 2021
Following a week of tremendous progress, we’ve had a week of mostly standing still.  Monday’s planting progress report came in at 44% (Fig. 1) which was a nice jump but […]

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 […]

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