March 16, 2020
seed treatment

Seed Treatment 101: How to Protect Your Soybeans

Should you be treating your soybeans this season? If you’ve never used soybean seed treatment before you probably have questions. To help you with this decision, […]
March 4, 2020

5 Questions to Ask When Planting into High Residue Fields

With the limited fieldwork completed last fall, many area farmers are trying to figure out how to manage residue left in the fields. If you’re already […]
February 10, 2020

Straight Talk on Soybean Traits and Yield

There is a lot of misleading messaging in the marketplace about which soybean traits yield the best. Therefore, I want to be very clear: Traits do […]
January 28, 2020

The Ugly Truth About White Mold

I’m commonly asked, “what traits should I plant on fields where there’s been white mold”. This is a common misconception and one I want to address […]
September 30, 2019

Will My Crops Finish This Year?

We’re getting a lot of calls lately asking if the corn is going to finish. While I can’t predict when the first frost will come, there […]
September 25, 2019

Your Field View Pre-Harvest Homework

Though the weather hasn’t been ideal for finishing crops, there is some important pre-harvest homework you can get done. If you’re using Climate Field View, now […]
August 29, 2019

Enlist E3™ Soybeans- 5 Things To Know

As one of the first in the region to plant Enlist E3 soybeans four years ago, we have been consistently impressed with the system. Throughout the […]
July 11, 2019

Enlist 101: The Weed Killing Guide

We’ve been talking a lot about how the Enlist system is effective against some of the nastier weeds we’ve seen in this region. Because this is […]
July 8, 2019

Drone Stand Counts- Future or Science Fiction?

Self-driving cars, teleportation, a colony on Mars—there are endless ideas for future technologies that would make our lives easier. Some are closer to reality than others. […]
June 19, 2019

Dead Weed Alert: You’re gonna love the Enlist System!

Wow! Did we ever see a lot of excitement after the approval of Enlist E3 soybeans last February. Farmers had obviously been waiting for a weed […]
June 13, 2019

How To Use FieldView Beyond Planting.

By now you probably are familiar with Climate FieldView. You know it automatically records your planting and harvest data but FieldView is capable of so much […]
May 12, 2019

Thanks, Mom!

Every day. Rain or shine. In sickness and in health. When there is seed to be delivered, school projects due, rocks to be picked and noses […]