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 +

How to Identify Palmer Amaranth By: 02/10/2016 @ 2:07pm If you have waterhemp in your fields and are bracing yourself for a Palmer amaranth infestation…

All Systems Go for 2016 Roundup Ready 2… By: 02/03/2016 @ 1:27pm The wait is over for Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans. Monsanto announced today it will commercially…

ChemChina Offers to Acquire Syngenta By: 02/03/2016 @ 6:39am Acquisitions continue in the agricultural chemical/seed/trait arena. This morning, Syngenta…

MEDIA CENTERmore +
This container should display a .swf file. If not, you may need to upgrade your Flash player.
Ageless Iron TV: Tractors at War
Agriculture.com

FREE MEMBERSHIP!

CLOSE [X]