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    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.
    Should you be tissue sampling?
    Should you be tissue sampling?
    May 22, 2019 |
    You can't manage what you don't measure. Should you be tissue sampling your crops? 

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    2020 Corn Seed Selection: Episode 99
    2020 Corn Seed Selection: Episode 99
    Aug 16, 2019 | Answer Plot
    Why Adopt Ag Tech?: Episode 98
    Why Adopt Ag Tech?: Episode 98
    Aug 09, 2019 | Answer Tech
    Plan for Seed Purchases After a Tough Year
    Plan for Seed Purchases After a Tough Year
    Aug 08, 2019 | Answer Plot
    As we saw this year, environmental conditions can throw a wrench in even the best laid-out crop management plans. Many farmers saw historic rainfall, planting was delayed and some acres were abandoned altogether. You’ll never be able to predict what the season will bring...
    Tech Can Help Farmers Finish 2019 Strong
    Tech Can Help Farmers Finish 2019 Strong
    Aug 08, 2019 | Answer Tech
    In a year where excessive rainfall has delayed planting and forced many farmers to plant in less-than-ideal conditions, making the case that ag technology is more valuable than ever can seem difficult. But actually, the utility and value of tech tools are amplified under more...
    Don't Let a Boron Deficit Compromise Your Corn
    Don't Let a Boron Deficit Compromise Your Corn
    Aug 07, 2019 | Answer Plot
    You don’t need me to tell you that the 2019 growing season has been one of extremes. By and large, we’ve had far too much rain over wide swaths of the country. Besides having a potentially negative effect on crop yields come harvest, there can be a host of other...
    5 Questions to Consider for 2020 Seed and Input Decisions
    5 Questions to Consider for 2020 Seed and Input Decisions
    Aug 06, 2019 | Answer Plot
    Selecting the right seed for the upcoming season is important, and you no doubt consider factors such as yield potential, soil type, population, fertility, standability and past performance when doing so. And though everyone wants the highest-yielding option, that particular...