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Why Measure a Crop’s Response to Soil?
Why Measure a Crop’s Response to Soil?
Sep 05, 2019 | Answer Plot
Soil is one of the most valuable resources on your farm and one that has a great impact on how productive your fields will be. Just as we study a hybrid’s response to management practices, including nitrogen, fungicide and population, it’s beneficial to understand...
The Yield Equation: Where Do Seed Treatments Fit?
The Yield Equation: Where Do Seed Treatments Fit?
Sep 04, 2019 | Answer Plot
This year’s challenging planting season showed the value that seed treatments have in protecting yield potential. As corn began to tassel this summer, you could really start to see how differences in plant emergence and early-season vigor affected the development of the...
3 Ways Data Can Help Shape Hybrid Decisions
3 Ways Data Can Help Shape Hybrid Decisions
Aug 28, 2019 | Answer Plot
Making good seed decisions starts with leveraging the data that’s best suited for your operation. Ideally, this means fusing national data with highly localized data from your region or your farm specifically. Use these three data-driven strategies to help ensure you are...
2020 Soybean Seed Selection: Episode 100
2020 Soybean Seed Selection: Episode 100
Aug 23, 2019 | Answer Plot
Tips for Managing Late-Seeded Alfalfa
Tips for Managing Late-Seeded Alfalfa
Aug 20, 2019 | Answer Plot
Has excessive spring rainfall kept you from seeding your alfalfa this year? You still may have time to establish an alfalfa crop later this summer.    If you are considering a late summer seeding this year, plan to seed at least six to eight weeks prior to the end...
2020 Corn Seed Selection: Episode 99
2020 Corn Seed Selection: Episode 99
Aug 16, 2019 | Answer Plot