Illinois Corn, Soybeans: Planting Considerations for 2020 Apr 8, 2020

🕔Apr 8, 2020
March rainfall in Illinois ranged from normal to a couple of inches above normal, but the last week of March and first week of April have been relatively dry, and […]

Iowa Corn, Soybean: Planting Recommendation Updates Apr 3, 2020

🕔Apr 3, 2020
This year let’s all toss out planting windows for corn. Farmers should be focused on when soil conditions are prime to plant. Soil temperatures need to be on the rise; […]

Michigan Soybeans: Reducing Planting Rates Can Increase Income Apr 2, 2020

🕔Apr 2, 2020
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 […]

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: High Speed Planters – Do They Perform as Advertised? Mar 13, 2020

🕔Mar 13, 2020
Iowa State University (ISU) recently completed a five-year study of high-speed planter equipment in corn and soybeans. The study utilized a 12-row planter equipped with the Precision Planting SpeedTube high […]

Alabama Soybeans: Potential for Ultra-Early Planted Crops Mar 10, 2020

🕔Mar 10, 2020
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 […]

Michigan Soybeans: 7 Risks of Ultra-Early Planting Feb 21, 2020

🕔Feb 21, 2020
Some soybean producers in Michigan are experimenting with ultra-early planting dates (late March to mid-April) with positive results. To date, research trials have not shown a consistent yield benefit to […]

Arkansas Field Reports: Late Soybean Planting; Irrigation Running Jul 9, 2019

🕔Jul 9, 2019
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 7, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Dave Freeze, Greene County “Last week producers were planting late soybeans and […]

Soybeans: Just How Late is the 2019 Crop? Jun 27, 2019

🕔Jun 27, 2019
The lateness of planting the 2019 U.S. soybean crop has rightfully been getting a lot of attention.  We have highlighted this issue and its implications for acreage, yield, and prices […]

Missouri Soybeans: Make the Most from Late Planted Crops Jun 14, 2019

🕔Jun 14, 2019
Soybean planted in Missouri has been greatly delayed because of record breaking wet weather in May. Average yield for soybean planted in the third week of June is at least […]

Missouri Soybeans: How Will Slow Planting Impact Yields Jun 12, 2019

🕔Jun 12, 2019
May rainfall, averaged across all of Missouri, was greater than any May on record. In fact, it was 6 inches above normal. This wet weather across all of the crop-producing […]

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