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#Grow15 3 Crop Considerations For 2015 and Beyond By: 08/12/2015 @ 4:19pm

Through our summer travels, editors pick up lots of stuff. Here are three crop considerations for this year and future.* Twenty-five years ago, row crop farmers would…

A Surprising Super Food for Crops By: 08/07/2015 @ 11:06am

You can’t purchase it through your local co-op. It’s not a snake-oil concoction being sold by a shady salesman. The…

Storing and Selling Grain: Consider Preharvest Alternatives NOW By: 08/04/2015 @ 1:16pm

At a marketing seminar this spring, a frustrated Iowa farmer raised his hand. “I didn’t think we could have two…

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What's the Best Date to Plant Your Corn? By: 08/13/2015 @ 3:42pm

This week we highlight the Corn Planting Date Study at Beck’s London, OH Practical Farm Research PFR® site. Check out the video to learn more about the differences we are seeing in our crop based on…

360 UnderCOVER performed 4.6 Bu./A. better than traditional over the top ground treatment By: 08/12/2015 @ 11:00pm

360 UnderCOVER performed 4.6 Bu./A. better than traditional over the top ground treatment.This first year study evaluates the use of the 360 UnderCOVER system. This technology gives you the ability to deliver…

Big Iowa Corn By: 08/04/2015 @ 10:44pm

Central Iowa corn.

Yield Models 169.7 Bu. Corn, 45.4 Bu. of Soybeans By: 08/04/2015 @ 7:45am

Monday, August 3 crop conditions showed a corn and soybean crop that continues to improve in yield potential (same as the past four weeks), with small gains in our Pro Ag yield models (0.15 bu/acre soybeans to…

2015 Closing Wheel Study- Which Wheel Types Help Increase Performance and Yield? By: 08/03/2015 @ 11:00pm

Ohio Field Agronomist, Alex Johnson, revisits the multi-year closing wheel study at Beck’s London Practical Farm Research® (PFR) site.The consequences of closing wheel choice go beyond emergence time –…

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