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    Make the Most of this Year's Harvest Data
    Make the Most of this Year's Harvest Data
    Aug 27, 2019 |
    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!
    Selecting Seed for 2020
    Selecting Seed for 2020
    Jul 29, 2019 |
    When selecting seed for my growers, there are several things that I look at to ensure that I’m helping them choose the right product for the right acre.
    Pest Control
    Pest Control
    Jul 08, 2019 |
    Be proactive! Start scouting for insects in your crops now.
    Boost ROI with Response to Fungicide Data
    Boost ROI with Response to Fungicide Data
    Jun 23, 2019 |
    National results from the 2015 Answer Plot® Program show an overall 11.5 bu/A average yield response to fungicide applications over untreated corn. 
    Consider a Fungicide With Corn Post Herbicide Applications
    Consider a Fungicide With Corn Post Herbicide Applications
    Jun 10, 2019 |
    While you are post spraying corn during the V4 through V7 growth stages, adding a fungicide into the tank mix is something that should be considered.
    Diseases in Corn
    Diseases in Corn
    Jun 06, 2019 |
    With all of the challenging weather we have experienced this spring, managing early onset of foliar diseases in corn will be key. Check out this article to read about possible diseases you may see this season.

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    Leverage Tech at Harvest: Episode 102
    Leverage Tech at Harvest: Episode 102
    Sep 13, 2019 | Answer Tech
    Why Measure a Crop’s Response to Soil?
    Why Measure a Crop’s Response to Soil?
    Sep 05, 2019 | Answer Plot
    Soil is one of the most valuable resources on your farm and one that has a great impact on how productive your fields will be. Just as we study a hybrid’s response to management practices, including nitrogen, fungicide and population, it’s beneficial to understand...
    Crop Model Field Report: August
    Crop Model Field Report: August
    Sep 04, 2019 | Answer Tech
    This summer, WinField United is testing and aggregating the in-season recommendations of the R7® Field Forecasting Tool across the country on what we’re calling Sentinel Plots. We’ve been talking with the agronomists who are managing several of these plots and...
    The Yield Equation: Where Do Seed Treatments Fit?
    The Yield Equation: Where Do Seed Treatments Fit?
    Sep 04, 2019 | Answer Plot
    This year’s challenging planting season showed the value that seed treatments have in protecting yield potential. As corn began to tassel this summer, you could really start to see how differences in plant emergence and early-season vigor affected the development of the...
    Amp Up Your Tech to Predict Corn Drydown
    Amp Up Your Tech to Predict Corn Drydown
    Sep 03, 2019 | Answer Tech
    The need to monitor drydown trends in your cornfields comes at one of the busiest times of the season. Prioritizing sample collection and stand assessment in every field is difficult when there are so many other things to do. Let tech give you a global perspective and make...