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Don’t Leave Yield In The Field

Posted on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 by jgibson

As we make our way through harvest across our footprint, we’re urging folks to check for harvest loss in both corn and soybeans. Check for grain that does not get into the combine as well as losses caused by machinery. To check for harvest loss, combine a strip in your field then stop, back up,…

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Late-Season Nitrogen Management

Posted on Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 by jgibson

The high temperatures of the past week have given us needed growing degree days (GDD) to get crops to where they need to be after late-planting. We’re hopeful that this late-September heat will get corn to black layer in a timely fashion. As we scout, we’re looking for nitrogen (N) loss and helping growers reevaluate…

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Keep An Eye On Late Planted Crops

Posted on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 by jgibson

We are still seeing the effects of the wet spring that resulted in the long planting season. Across the territories of our footprint we see corn and soybeans at different growth stages due to the long planting season. Here’s what we’re looking at in corn and soybeans across these territories. Corn We are checking for…

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