June 5, 2020

Dicamba Ruling – Does it Affect Your Farm?

The ag world is buzzing with the news of this week’s court ruling blocking the sale of in-season applications of dicamba in soybeans. While this is […]
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 […]
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 […]
February 14, 2019

Enlist™ Herbicides. Flexible and Effective.

There’s a lot to look forward to with the new Enlist E3™ soybean system so let’s take a minute to unpack what your herbicide options are […]
May 22, 2018

2019 Soybeans Are in the Ground. What Will New Traits do for You?

In today’s “Conversations with Carl”, Carl Peterson, president of Peterson Farms Seed, talks about the new soybean traits being planted on our farm in preparation for […]
April 11, 2017

The RR2Y Sunset: Hug Twice, Say Goodbye Three Times

The past 20 years have been monumental for the ag industry. We have witnessed innovations that have systematically increased the profitability and effectiveness of farm operations […]
March 9, 2017

Keep Feeding Your Soybean Scavengers

We have all heard the soybean plant referred to as a scavenger, and rightfully so, in my opinion. What better way to describe a plant that […]
February 24, 2017

Palmer Amaranth: What Happens Next?

Over the past few weeks, we’ve shown you why farmers should be concerned and why Palmer amaranth spreads. Palmer is a relatively new (and unwelcome) addition […]
February 17, 2017

Palmer Amaranth: Why Expansion Happens

With weed resistance at the forefront of farmer concerns for the 2017 growing season, we’re sharing a three-part series about an impending threat to our region […]
January 20, 2017

Farmer Spotlight – LibertyLink: Continued Success

With spring right around the corner, we know seed decisions are being made by farmers across the region. I continue to be impressed by the solid […]
December 29, 2016

Get to Know Your Nozzles!

Having more soybean options than ever is great for farmers!  But make sure you understand the nozzles recommended for each option. Here is what you need […]
September 15, 2016

First Step in Weed Management? Identifying Resistance.

Many farmers say they are waiting for new technologies to solve their weed resistance problems. We saw a high rate of adoption for LibertyLink soybeans this year in […]