Agronomy Tip: Prioritize the Portfolio
Mike Smith, Technical Agronomist with Stine Seed, shares insight on how to decipher product performance from plot data.
“Choose a portfolio that will bring genetic and trait diversity that fits the needs of your operation. Not every farm requires traits that provide insect and herbicide protection. Those traits bring convenience, but at the cost of yield where they are unnecessary. Genetic diversity will help guard against the one uncontrollable factor all growers face — Mother Nature.”