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Crop Model Field Report: Final
Crop Model Field Report: Final
Jan 21, 2020 | Answer Plot
Last summer and fall, WinField United tested and aggregated the in-season recommendations of the R7 ® Field Forecasting Tool across the country on what we’re calling Sentinel Plots. Throughout the season, we’ve talked with the agronomists who are managing several of these...
Strong Hybrid Performance Despite Tough Conditions in 2019
Strong Hybrid Performance Despite Tough Conditions in 2019
Jan 16, 2020 | Answer Plot
I’ve been analyzing harvest data for quite a few years, and I can assure you 2019 is a year that I won’t soon forget. The unpredictability that plagued the season was certainly captured by the variability in the data we saw this year. As you plan your corn purchases for 2020,...
Manage Field Variability in Soybean Crops
Manage Field Variability in Soybean Crops
Jan 16, 2020 | Answer Plot
Variability is common on farms, which can make it tricky to purchase the right soybean seed for a particular field. But there is a solution: the combination of two different soybean varieties that’s offered in CROPLAN ® WinPak ® varieties. These unique combinations of both...
Quality Is Key for 2020 Cotton Seed
Quality Is Key for 2020 Cotton Seed
Jan 14, 2020 | Answer Plot
Farmers throughout the Cotton Belt dealt with volatile weather patterns in 2019. Were you one of them? If so, be sure to spend some time assessing this past season — your outcomes for ROI and yield, your crop protection and nutrient program, your seed performance — and use...
Making the Case for Water Conditioners
Making the Case for Water Conditioners
Dec 20, 2019 | Answer Plot
You might not consider how your water is affecting weed control, but without the right water conditioners, you could be reducing your herbicide’s effectiveness by 10% to 20%. 1 That means you won’t be getting the most from the dollars you’ve already spent to combat weeds, and...
Take a Full-Season Approach to Sunflower Weed Control
Take a Full-Season Approach to Sunflower Weed Control
Dec 12, 2019 | Answer Plot
If you’re looking for ways to get your sunflower crop off to a strong start, effective weed control is critical. Since sunflowers are often planted at lower populations than other crops and grow relatively slowly during the first several weeks after emergence, they’re...