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    Soybean Pod Worms Threaten Local Bean Yields
    Soybean Pod Worms Threaten Local Bean Yields
    Aug 23, 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. 
    Make the Most of this Year's Harvest Data
    Make the Most of this Year's Harvest Data
    Jul 25, 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!
    Kill Two Pests with One Pass
    Kill Two Pests with One Pass
    Jul 10, 2018 |
    For farmers, summer doesn't bring vacations and trips to the lake. Instead, you spend much of your time trying to protect your soybeans from heat stress and unwanted pests. Read more to learn how to make the most out of pest management in 2018.
    4 Reasons to Consider Fungicide Treatments
    4 Reasons to Consider Fungicide Treatments
    Jul 04, 2018 |
    Fungicides are obviously necessary to combat disease, but what else can you expect from an application?
    Finding Your Plants' Hidden Hunger
    Finding Your Plants' Hidden Hunger
    Jul 02, 2018 |
    Having a tissue sampling plan is an important step in identifying deficiencies before visual symptoms occur, helping you optimize plant health and performance. You can’t manage what you don’t measure, so well-timed and well-placed tissue samples help allow for better crop...
    Use Response-to Scores to Make Decisions at Tassel
    Use Response-to Scores to Make Decisions at Tassel
    Jun 22, 2018 |
    Even when disease is not present, some genetic types respond favorably to fungicide, while other genetic types show a lower response to fungicide under any types of conditions.

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    Save Time and Effort When Gathering Yield Data
    Save Time and Effort When Gathering Yield Data
    Sep 21, 2018 | Answer Tech
    Do you take time at the end of the season to download, save and catalogue yield data from your combine? The rewards you’ll reap from retrieving this valuable information will be well worth the time and effort. Here are some tips to make gathering and using your yield...
    Save Time and Effort When Gathering Yield Data
    Save Time and Effort When Gathering Yield Data
    Sep 21, 2018 | Answer Tech
    Do you take time at the end of the season to download, save and catalogue yield data from your combine? The rewards you’ll reap from retrieving this valuable information will be well worth the time and effort. Here are some tips to make gathering and using your yield...
    Play to Your Seed’s Strengths
    Play to Your Seed’s Strengths
    Sep 21, 2018 | Answer Plot
    WinField United technology manager Ryan Moeller joins host Jon Zuk once again on this episode of the Deal With Yield. The guys cover the importance of leveraging seed selection tools for in-season management decisions and how it lends to increased yield potential.
    Manage Field Variability in Soybean Crops
    Manage Field Variability in Soybean Crops
    Sep 20, 2018 | Answer Plot
    I can’t think of many fields that are completely uniform in soil type from fence row to fence row, nor can I think of two years where the weather is the same. Variability is a common issue on farms, which can make it tricky to purchase the right soybean seed for a...
    Preview 2018 Answer Plot Data
    Preview 2018 Answer Plot Data
    Sep 20, 2018 | Answer Plot
    Harvest is underway in some areas, and data from our Answer Plot® program is already being analyzed. While it will be a while before we have a complete data set to evaluate, I’d like to preview some of the exciting information you can look for as harvest wraps up...
    Future-Proof Your Seed Selection
    Future-Proof Your Seed Selection
    Sep 14, 2018 | Answer Plot
    On this episode of the Deal With Yield, host Jon Zuk is joined by WinField United technology manager Ryan Moeller. The two discuss considerations for choosing ag tech tools and the various tools available that can help farmers make informed seed selection decisions.