Now is the time to start thinking about your anhydrous application. Re-blogging this article from Ag-Leader. Have a look! Click here to see how Ag Leader can improve your Anhydrous Application!
Please take a moment to read and follow the outcome. Deere-Ag Leader Planter Tech Agreement Adds Choices; Could Alter Discussion On DOJ Challenge
Harvest time is quickly approaching! Check out the article from Ag Leader’s INSIGHTS for tips on a successful harvest. Make sure you are getting the most out of your Ag Leader technologies. Please click here: Ag Leader Insight for the full article and more additional great information. Preparation for next year’s harvest is already starting with… Continue Reading >
Women can have a valuable impact on the agribusiness industry. Currently, the 5th annual Women In Agribusiness (WIA) is going on 9/27-9/29 in the heart of downtown Chicago, where Ag Leaders from across the country will lead discussions on how all areas of agriculture can be influenced, including crop yield.
Yield loss to poor singulation is one of the biggest profit drains in corn production. Unlike the weather, you can control it! The charts below are very typical. I have seen very similar results year after year. Here are some ways you can improve your singulation: Plant the correct speed for your planter (document so… Continue Reading >
Why Is It Important? The first day of planting every spring, you go through the ritual of digging seed to be sure you are putting it at the proper depth. It goes without saying that shallow planted seed stunts the growth of corn and seriously affects germination. Deeper planted corn can give variable emergence, especially… Continue Reading >
As the harvest season draws to a close, it’s time to focus on the next stage of farm equipment usage: storage during the off-season. Cleaning and properly preparing your farm equipment for winter storage is vitally important. Without proper maintenance, your equipment can slowly disintegrate and lose its effectiveness and power. To avoid costly repairs… Continue Reading >
I’ve been in the agriculture business for 35 years, and throughout that time, I’ve always made nitrogen recommendations based on yield potential. With the onslaught of new technology, I’ve discovered that the way I’d made nitrogen recommendations in the past wasn’t the most effective way. To my surprise, for most of those 35 years I’d… Continue Reading >
Farming can be a risky business. Dealing with unpredictable weather, pesky insects, disease, and other potential hazards is a constant battle for farmers each year. To combat the many environmental threats crops face, an insurance program was developed specifically to protect farmers from losing their crops due to forces outside their control. To give you… Continue Reading >
As a precision farmer, the buck stops with you. You have so many items to keep track of, from your equipment to your farming data, to the various conditions that lead to optimal yields. You’re kind of like a superhero, and even superheroes need a little help time and again. Precision farming apps are designed… Continue Reading >