Home / Crops / Corn High Yield Team / 5 Tips To Better Corn Production and Knowledge

5 Tips To Better Corn Production and Knowledge

Gil Gullickson 12/05/2012 @ 2:54pm Crops Technology Editor for Successful Farming magazine/Agriculture.com

Ryan Weeks, Juniata, Nebraska, who’s featured in our December Corn High Yield Team story (page 56) uses several other tools to keep on top of his corn production program. They include:

 Rotating Herbicide Modes of Action

Herbicide-resistant marestail and kochia has surfaced in Weeks’ area, so he rotates herbicide modes of action to forestall herbicide resistance. “Roundup was over used by farmers,” notes Weeks. “It was also used at below-label rates, which contributed to resistance.”

CancelPost Comment
MORE FROM GIL GULLICKSON more +

What's Up AT USB By: 12/11/2014 @ 12:33pm Soybean farmers, agribusiness executives, and marketing professionals converged on St. Louis this…

How To Cope With Climate Change By: 11/03/2014 @ 9:57am I know what you’re thinking. Climate change is just some figment of Al Gore’s imagination. A…

Syngenta Speaks Out About Viptera, Duracade… By: 10/31/2014 @ 9:55am Corn insects aren’t the only foes that Syngenta’s Agrisure Viptera and Duracade…

MEDIA CENTERmore +
This container should display a .swf file. If not, you may need to upgrade your Flash player.
Chainsaw Accessories
Agriculture.com

FREE MEMBERSHIP!

CLOSE [X]