Planter Calibration: Using Blocks to Check Depth Settings – Video Apr 9, 2021

🕔Apr 9, 2021
Iowa State University Digital Ag Program Specialist Levi Powell explains a simple process for checking planter depth settings in the shop to increase machine accuracy before you head to the […]

Nebraska Corn, Soybeans: Planting Considerations for 2020 Apr 29, 2020

🕔Apr 29, 2020
Warmer temperatures and great soil conditions in portions of the state allowed the planting season to begin this week. Everything we do at planting sets the stage for the rest […]

Virginia Soybeans: Full-Season Planting Dates, Maturity Groups, Seeding Rates, Seed Depth Apr 17, 2020

🕔Apr 17, 2020
Best Planting Dates & Maturity Groups (MG). If you’ve seen some of my presentations in the past, the best maturity groups will largely depend on location, but also on field […]

Ohio Corn: Considerations for Planting Depth This Year Apr 14, 2020

🕔Apr 14, 2020
Timing corn emergence is key to minimize yield reductions, and can be more important for preserving yield than even seed spacing. When setting planting depth for corn this year, be […]

Ohio Corn: Getting a Good Start – Planting Depth Can Make a Difference May 8, 2019

🕔May 8, 2019
Planting depth recommendations for Ohio are 1.5 to 2 inches deep to ensure adequate moisture uptake and seed-soil contact. Deeper planting may be recommended as the season progresses and soils […]

Nebraska: 4 Corn, Soybean Planting Considerations Apr 30, 2019

🕔Apr 30, 2019
Everything we do at planting sets the stage for the rest of the year. We’re blessed to have equipment that can allow for many acres to be planted in a […]

Minnesota: Corn Planting – Reduce Risk, Maximize Economic Return Apr 9, 2019

🕔Apr 9, 2019
Successful corn stand establishment is the foundation for high yield and profitability. It is driven by soil conditions during preplant tillage and planting, along with the date, depth, and rate […]

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 […]

Ohio Corn: Getting Off to a Good Start – Planting Depth Can Make a Difference Apr 25, 2017

🕔Apr 25, 2017
Planting depth recommendations for Ohio are 1.5 to 2 inches deep to ensure adequate moisture uptake and seed-soil contact. Deeper planting may be recommended as the season progresses and soils […]

Michigan Soybeans: Planting Depth Matters Apr 28, 2016

🕔Apr 28, 2016
Soybean seed is very sensitive to planting depth, so producers need to be careful and get their crop off to a good start. Planting depth surveys revealed that only 20 […]

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