Minnesota Wheat: Of Seeding Dates, Rates, and Even More Delays… May 20, 2022

🕔May 20, 2022
Should you increase your seeding rates of spring wheat as seeding is delayed yet again?  The short answer is ‘Yes, you probably should. There are two approaches to determining how […]

Indiana Soybeans: Economic Optimal Seed Rates May 3, 2022

🕔May 3, 2022
Soybean seed rate selection is based on a number of factors such as germination score, seed quality, variety, seed protection, planting equipment, and field conditions. Germination score of 90% is […]

Kansas Corn: Factoring Weather Forecasts in Planning Seeding Rates – Video Apr 26, 2022

🕔Apr 26, 2022
In this video from K-State Research and Extension, Kansas State University agronomists explain the value of including weather forecasts and other potential future scenarios in deciding the optimum corn seeding […]

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. […]

Kansas Corn: Making Decisions on Seeding Rates – Video Apr 8, 2022

🕔Apr 8, 2022
In this video, K-State Research and Extension agronomist Ignacio Ciampitti discusses what goes into producers’ decisions regarding planting an optimal or maximum seeding rate for corn. “In many situations, the […]

Michigan Soybeans: Reducing Planting Rates Can Increase Income Mar 25, 2022

🕔Mar 25, 2022
Michigan soybean producers have consistently identified planting rates as the highest priority topic to evaluate in on-farm replicated trials. Furthermore, the producers wanted to evaluate the effect of low planting […]

Alabama Cotton: Seeding Rate Trial Summary Apr 19, 2021

🕔Apr 19, 2021
The high cost of seed (and technology) compel a hard look at reduced seeding rates. The broad compensatory nature of cotton – the ability to make comparable yields across a […]

Iowa Corn: Considerations for Seeding Rates Apr 12, 2021

🕔Apr 12, 2021
Choosing a corn seeding rate is as much art as it is science because soil conditions and seed quality can greatly affect the outcome. The goal is to choose a […]

North Carolina Soybeans: What Seeding Rate Should You Use? Apr 2, 2021

🕔Apr 2, 2021
Soybean is a plastic crop that can perform well across a wide range of populations, however seed is one of the largest variable input costs for soybean producers and it […]

Alabama Cotton: Seed Coat Fragments, Preparing for Planting – Video Feb 18, 2021

🕔Feb 18, 2021
On the latest edition of On The Farm in Alabama, Alabama Extension cotton specialist Dr. Steve Brown and Eddie McGriff discuss cotton seed coat fragments and their effect on lint […]

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