Increase Yields: Study Backs No-Till, Crop Rotations – DTN Dec 17, 2015

🕔Dec 17, 2015
Missouri cropland was hemorrhaging nearly 7 tons of soil per acre each year when Bill Wiebold began his long-term tillage and crop rotation study in 1992. More than two decades […]

Flint on Crops: Soybeans – When Dense Fields Don’t Mean Better Yields Nov 23, 2015

🕔Nov 23, 2015
Thanksgiving may seem an odd time to be talking about soybean plant population, but I just finished a study that confirmed many of the ideas I have had in the […]

Minnesota Corn: Record Crop Expected – DTN Nov 16, 2015

🕔Nov 16, 2015
In its Nov. 10 Crop Production report, USDA raised its production estimate for U.S. corn, with Minnesota showing one of the larger gains. The state will produce an estimated 1.45 […]

Corn, Soybeans: Informa Boosts Estimates for U.S., Brazil, Argentina Nov 3, 2015

🕔Nov 3, 2015
Private analytical firm Informa Economics sees U.S. corn and soybean crops increasing slightly from USDA’s last forecast. It estimated the national average corn yield at 170.1 bushels per acre, up […]

Nebraska Corn: End of the Season Yield Estimates Oct 12, 2015

🕔Oct 12, 2015
Corn grain filling is complete in approximately 80% of the acreage across the Corn Belt based on simulations performed Oct 7. Corn has not reached blacklayer yet in a few […]

Soybeans: There’s More to Variety Selection Than Just Yield Oct 5, 2015

🕔Oct 5, 2015
Variety selection is one of the most important management decisions that influence soybean production. Obviously, selection of varieties demonstrating the highest yield potential is key, though is only 80 percent […]

Nebraska Corn: Yield Monitor Data Collection Tips Oct 2, 2015

🕔Oct 2, 2015
Many folks are already getting into the field for harvest this year and for those who collect yield monitor data, it’s a good time to ensure that you’re collecting accurate […]

Virginia Soybeans: Lodging and It’s Effect on Yield Oct 2, 2015

🕔Oct 2, 2015
As I’ve driving throughout Virginia these past few weeks, one thing that is evident is the large amount of vegetative growth on our full-season soybean.  While adequate vegetative growth is necessary […]

Nebraska Corn: Purple Leaf Sheath Popping Up Sep 21, 2015

🕔Sep 21, 2015
In the last few weeks dark lesions on corn stalks and leaf collars have been noticed in many growers’ fields, especially in west central Nebraska. The lesion color varies from […]

Crop Insurance: Yield Exclusion May Get You More Coverage for Less – DTN Sep 18, 2015

🕔Sep 18, 2015
Profit margins are under more pressure for 2016 than any year in recent memory. A $5.20 crop insurance guarantee on winter wheat for 2015-16 — more than 17% below last […]

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