November 29, 2018

Corn borer. Devastating to crops and potentially your bottom line.

Let’s come to grips with non-Bt corn. Conventional Corn isn’t an Easy Button. It is cheaper but it’s going to require your attention all summer to […]
November 29, 2018

2018 Growing Season. A Year in Review.

Reflecting back on the growing season of 2018, I would rate this as one of the most challenging yet rewarding years our growers have experienced in […]
October 3, 2018

The Importance of Staging Your Corn Harvest by Stalk Integrity

Originally published in September, 2015, this ‘Rich on Agronomy’ article features extremely timely material to this year’s corn harvest. For this fall’s version, we’ve taken Rich’s advice […]
January 18, 2018
Evaluate Your Corn Early

Selecting Corn Hybrids: Part Science, Part Art

We’ve gotten many questions over the years on how exactly we choose what to offer in our corn lineup each season. The decision and process of […]
January 13, 2017

The Corn Whisperer: Did Mike Achieve 400 Bushel Corn?

It was on a tour of the Monsanto Water Utilization Learning Center in Nebraska that Mike Larson, Peterson Farms Seed Sales Manager and corn guru, was […]
December 9, 2016

Kernel Weight Leads to Record Breaking Yields

2016 was a year for the record books! Across the board, save the areas that received the unlucky shots of hail or were deluged with too […]