Michigan Soybeans: 9 Recommendations for Late-Planted Fields

🕔May 24, 2018Soybean 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, 2018Producers 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 […]

Virginia Peanuts: Recommended Seeding Rates

🕔May 9, 2018Research data, such as those here Seeding Rate-May 2018, showed that saving seed at planting does not return high yields or economic profit. To achieve high yields, we recommend planting […]

Ohio Soybeans: Planting Date, Seeding Rate, and Row Width

🕔May 1, 2018Before 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. […]

Corn: 5 Tips for Managing Late Planted Crop – DTN

🕔Apr 26, 2018May is nearly upon us, and a lot of corn seed is still in the bag. According to USDA’s Crop Progress reports, the country is already running 10% behind last […]

Mississippi Soybeans: What Seeding Rate Works Best for You? It Depends.

🕔Apr 25, 2018It is an accepted fact that there is no perfect seeding rate for soybeans because of: varying quality (germination and vigor) of seed that are planted; varying soil conditions (moisture, […]

Nebraska Soybean Seeding Rates: On-Farm Research Lessons

🕔Apr 9, 2018It’s a common question for soybean growers, especially as they try to reduce input costs: Can I reduce soybean planting populations and still maintain yield? For 11 years participants in […]

Michigan Soybeans: Seed Quality Considerations for 2018

🕔Mar 22, 2018While much of the soybean seed sold in Michigan will have warm germination rates listed at 90 percent, some seed lots will be tagged at 85 percent and some may […]

Arkansas Rice: Seeding Rates, Burndown Recommendations

🕔Mar 13, 2018The March is On… “How high’s the water papa?”  I don’t know about you but I’m over the rainfall this winter.  February was reportedly the wettest on record, at least […]

Flint on Crops: We Often Ignore the Basics – Commentary

🕔Dec 11, 2017Through the years since I started working with farmers in the mid 1970’s there has been a growing awareness of how many producers choose to bypass or intentionally ignore some […]

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