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    It's Time to Make a Stand
    It's Time to Make a Stand
    Nov 15, 2018 |
    We've rounded up our top three considerations to help you boost your wheat from the start!
    Understanding Wheat Diseases
    Understanding Wheat Diseases
    Nov 02, 2018 |
    Rust diseases represent the most economically significant fungal diseases and other cereal crops worldwide, and they are widely distributed across wheat growing regions. With the capacity to form new strains of fungus, rusts can attack even previously resistant varieties. Rust...
    Soybean Pod Worms Threaten Local Bean Yields
    Soybean Pod Worms Threaten Local Bean Yields
    Nov 02, 2018 |
    We've talked a lot about insects this year, but as corn comes off, we're seeing increased pressure as pests look for their next host to feed on. It's important to continue scouting for at least a few more weeks now to ensure that your crop isn't negatively impacted. 
    Optimize your Fungicide with an Adjuvant
    Optimize your Fungicide with an Adjuvant
    Nov 02, 2018 |
    Adjuvants work effectively with fungicides and insecticides and may be used with herbicides and other crop protection products. Combined technologies in one crop-based adjuvant can enhance your spray coverage. When in the mix, adjuvants helps ensure that droplets are the right...
    Make the Most of this Year's Harvest Data
    Make the Most of this Year's Harvest Data
    Nov 02, 2018 |
    You’ve dropped a few thousand dollars on a yield monitor kit for your combine; yet, it seems like most years, the data captured from that monitor gets put on a thumb drive, never to be seen again. Let’s make a change this year!

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    Help Farmers Know More With FieldReveal
    Help Farmers Know More With FieldReveal
    Nov 16, 2018 | Answer Tech
    As a retailer, you’re always looking for high-value, cost-effective ag tech tools to bring to your farmer customers. But in a challenging farm economy and a saturated ag technology marketplace, how do you ensure the tools you’re bringing to the table are the right...
    Wind Tunnel Will Enhance University of Minnesota Research
    Wind Tunnel Will Enhance University of Minnesota Research
    Nov 16, 2018 | Answer Tech
    A donation from WinField United will enable aerosol researchers at the University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering (CSE) to study what’s blowin’ in the wind. And then use that knowledge to help farmers.   A large wind tunnel once housed at the...
    Wind Tunnel Will Enhance University of Minnesota Research
    Wind Tunnel Will Enhance University of Minnesota Research
    Nov 15, 2018 | Answer Plot
    A donation from WinField United will enable aerosol researchers at the University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering (CSE) to study what’s blowin’ in the wind. And then use that knowledge to help farmers.   A large wind tunnel once housed at the...
    Use Tech to Shrink the Corn Yield Gap
    Use Tech to Shrink the Corn Yield Gap
    Nov 13, 2018 | Answer Tech
    This past season, I worked with a number of farmers and their local trusted advisors using  predictive modeling. We wanted to determine optimal timing and rates for nutrient applications and enable a quick response to crop stresses to protect yield potential. Preliminary...
    Scout Now to Get Ahead of Spring Weeds
    Scout Now to Get Ahead of Spring Weeds
    Nov 06, 2018 | Answer Plot
    A proactive approach to crop protection starts at harvest. Whether you’ve already finished harvest or are about to wrap up, your view from the cab is the perfect vantage point to evaluate your 2018 weed management strategy. Knowing what worked — and what didn&rsquo...
    It’s Not Too Early to Talk Fungicides
    It’s Not Too Early to Talk Fungicides
    Nov 06, 2018 | Answer Plot
    Farmers often ask me when they should plan to purchase their fungicides for the season. My answer is, in the off-season AND in-season. It seems contradictory, but there are good reasons to make purchases both times of the year.  It’s not just about disease pressure<