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  • Nov. 30, 2015

    Which inputs will you cut back in 2016? 14

    Prices are still low, and inputs still haven't met the drop. This may lead farmers to cut inputs in 2016. We'd like to know, compared to your 2015 input expenses, where do you plan to cut the most for 2016? Will you cut back most on fertilizer? Seed? Herbicide? Will you cut across the board? Or, will you stick with 2015 cost levels? Feel free to leave a comment about your choices below!  ...More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    West Central Enhances its Industry Leading Performance Guarantee

    WILLMAR, Minn. (OCTOBER 23, 2015) – Today, West Central Distribution announced the launch of their enhanced performance guarantee featuring their advanced chelating agent Levesol™, starter fertilizer Redline®, and IDC-combatting formula Soygreen®. Targeted to growers pursuing new and innovative techniques to maximize yields with proven inputs, the guarantees promise a yield increase per acre return for growers who use one of these products next year....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    U2U corn nitrogen management tool updated, expanded

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The Purdue University-based Useful to Usable climate initiative is taking some of the guesswork out of crop nitrogen management for more farmers by expanding its Corn Split N tool to include all Corn Belt states....More
  • Nov 17, 2015
    press release

    New Sensor Platforms Change the Face of Soil Mapping

    SALINA, KS – Veris Technologies recently introduced its new U Series and I Series of on-the-go soil sensors, developed to simplify the process of mapping and managing soil variability. The platforms, which can be pulled by a UTV and mounted to tillage tools, both boast two soil sensors that map organic matter and soil texture (EC). These maps are created by collecting soil measurements every second and geo-referencing them with GPS, which is then used to drive precision agriculture applications from seeding to fertility....More
  • Sep 9, 2015

    Data changes thinking on the farm

    I just returned from the Farm Progress Show with even more confirmation that farmer adoption of data services will be a huge game-changer. Several innovative/early adopter farmers I spoke with (who are playing with nitrogen management services from DuPont Pioneer, Monsanto/Climate Corp. and others) have found great knowledge from the data, while being realistic about current data accuracy....More
  • Aug 3, 2015

    Why promote 500-bushel corn? 4

    It’s high time for high yield contest managers to think different – to recognize farmers that go beyond the weigh wagon – and reward yield along with environmental achievements such as reduced nitrogen use and increased soil health....More
  • Jul 23, 2015
    press release

    H.J. Baker’s Tiger-Sul Products Launches Fall Campaign and Sponsors Sweepstakes For Free Precision Drone™

    WESTPORT, CT USA – (July 17, 2015) – H.J. Baker has launched their “Keep Your Future Green – Use Tiger This Fall and Win Big” campaign. The campaign highlights the benefits of applying Sulphur in the fall for maximizing crop yields.

As latest research indicates that plant Sulphur nutrition and its unique interaction with other nutrients can improve crop yields....More

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