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May 8, 2015
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Corn+Soybean Digest

Factors driving land values: Commodity prices, input costs, margins, interest rates

Sterling Liddell, vice president, food and agribusiness research, Rabo AgriFinance, talks about what's driving land values. There are four important factors: commodity prices, input costs, margins and interest rates....More
Apr 17, 2015
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Corn+Soybean Digest

Trade opportunities with Southeast Asia

This is becoming the trans-pacific year, says Sterling Liddell, vice president, food and agribusiness research, Rabo Agrifinance. "It offers a lot of opportunity to sell into those markets. This area is very important for the future of exports."...More
Apr 14, 2015
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Corn+Soybean Digest

DIY in-field management zones

The management zone creation tool, a step-by-step process, allows users to create zones from data including yield, soil type and crop health imagery. The zones can be modified, the rates chosen and test blocks can be added to further test plant populations or applications. All of this is done by the farmer, with a simple online tool at FARMServer.com. Then farmers just upload that prescription to their monitor in their equipment....More
Apr 2, 2015
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Corn+Soybean Digest

Acreage report and planting impact on corn, soybean prices

We need to take the acreage report with some caution, says Sterling Liddell, vice president, food and agribusiness research, Rabo AgriFinance. In the USDA acreage report released March 31, corn acres weren't a bullish surprise, and soybeans were, he says, but the report is a baseline going forward....More
Mar 19, 2015
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Corn+Soybean Digest

Farmlogs Advantage: Digital tools for precision ag

Farmlogs has some new features for growers, and they're calling it Farmlogs Advantage. CEO and co-founder Jesse Vollmar talked to us about the new features the Advantage product offers, including in-season crop health monitoring, activity recording and access to years of data maps. Farmlogs Advantage offers growers a chance to use their precision ag to a higher level, says Vollmar....More
Mar 12, 2015
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Corn+Soybean Digest

Considerations for crop insurance coverage

The dealine for 2015 crop insurance elections is just days away. As you finalize your choices, consider the following: what coverage is best for your farm, and look at all available options, particularly new ones from the 2014 Farm Bill....More
Mar 6, 2015
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Corn+Soybean Digest

Effective herbicide applications to manage weed resistance

What's an effective herbicide alternative to combat weed resistance? That's a question Bryan Young, associate professor of weed science, Purdue University, gets asked often. Being effective has to do with making sure that the herbicide alternative you're using can control the weed species, he says....More
Feb 26, 2015
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Corn+Soybean Digest

Will corn, soybean prices get back to post-harvest levels this spring? 1

CSD Xpert and University of Minnesota professor Ed Usset says there's a 70% chance producers will see the post harvest price levels of November soybeans and December corn come this spring. "I would challenge producers to make sure you're ready to get something done," said Usset at Commodity Classic after his early riser session on the first day....More
Feb 18, 2015
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2015 Conservation Legacy Awards Northeast region winner: M&J Farms

M&J Farms, Brownsburg, Ind., protects water resrouces and commits to conservation. They focus on the edge of the field, no-till and nutrient efficiency, along with conservation methods....More
Jan 16, 2015
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Corn+Soybean Digest

Tips for saving fuel, energy on the farm

Energy costs may not be your largest expense on the farm, but it's one that you can jump in on and make a fairly large impact without changing productivity, says Mark Hanna, Extension ag engineer at Iowa State University. He offers ideas for conserving fuel, including reduced tillage passes, shifting up, front-wheel assist and hybrid choice and drying....More

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