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    4 Tips for Summer Safety on the Farm
    Jun 18, 2021 |
    Summer can be the busiest season for farmers and agricultural employees. Here are four important safety tips to remember during the summer months to not only keep yourself healthy, but to keep your operation running smoothly.   
    Mid-West Fertilizer Announces Winners for 2021 Scholarship Program
    May 11, 2021 |
    Ten students were selected for a $500 scholarship for the 2021-2022 academic year. The winners are listed in this article. 
    Purina Cattle
    Benefits of Fly Control
    Apr 07, 2021 |
    One of the most convenient and consistent fly control methods for cattle is to use loose mineral or mineral tubs with Altosid®. Learn about the benefits of using Altosid® mineral tubs from Whitney Shaw, purina livestock feed specialist.
    National Farm Safety & Health Week logo
    National Farm Safety and Health Week
    Sep 21, 2020 |
    The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics recorded nearly 600 fatalities in 2018 linked to agriculture.
    Let's Start with the Seed
    Sep 08, 2020 |
    Corn harvest has begun, which means we are about to begin the planning process for 2021’s crops. Planning the upcoming year's crops starts with seed selection.
    5 Steps to Optimize Data Collection
    Aug 25, 2020 |
    Get the most out of your technology investment and start collecting valuable insights.
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Industry News

    Use In-Season Tools to Illuminate Opportunities
    Jun 07, 2021 | Answer Tech
    During the growing season, every minute counts. Many times, extra hands are hard to come by and more hours in the day are not an option. However, quality technology that is properly leveraged can quickly detect field problems and successes to help you know exactly where to...
    Address Early-Season Issues With Technology
    May 27, 2021 | Answer Tech
    After the rush of spring planting, it can be hard to monitor every field for in-season problems such as poor stands, seedling diseases, winterkill, early-season pests and weed pressure. There’s just not time to go back and manually scout every field, but early detection of...
    Manage Risk and Improve Yield Potential With Impact Rx™ Prescription Service
    May 25, 2021 | Answer Plot
    Fungicide applications may not be at the top of your priority list but, according to our Answer Plot ® data, they should be. Across varying locations and conditions, trials have consistently shown an average of more than 10 bushel per acre increases in corn yields when a...
    When Corn Becomes a Weed
    May 18, 2021 | Answer Plot
    Volunteer corn is more than just a nuisance in soybean fields. Left uncontrolled, it can lead to substantial yield losses and also serve as a host for corn rootworm larvae. In fact, a study by the University of Nebraska showed 5,000 volunteer corn plants per acre reduced...
    Dicamba 101: Questions From the Field
    May 17, 2021 | Answer Plot
    Dicamba label restrictions have been updated once again for the 2021 season, and it’s important to know what those updates mean for your operation. Here are answers to some of the most common dicamba questions I’ve been hearing in the field. What’s the difference between 2,4...
    The Scoop on Split Nitrogen Applications
    May 13, 2021 | Answer Plot