March 8, 2018

Variable Rate Success. It’s All in the Zone.

It’s 2018 and the amount of technology available to growers is greater than ever before. There is a lot of talk about variable rate technology but […]
July 27, 2017

The Drone: Separating Myths from Reality

When working with drone technology, I hear a lot of great questions from growers about drone capabilities. Using a few of the most common questions, we […]
September 30, 2016

Are You Earning an A+ on Your “Nitrogen Report Card”?

Fall has arrived: the smell of the air has changed and dust from a bustling soybean harvest paints the horizon. The kids are back in school […]
May 26, 2016

Adam’s Top 5 Field Scouting Tips

Protecting yield potential is a season-long responsibility, and scouting fields is a big part of this responsibility. Each stage of the growing season has its own […]
February 24, 2016

What Is a Hot Streak? How Do I Use It?

Q: What is a hot streak? A: A hot streak is a strip in the field where excess nitrogen is applied in order to eliminate nitrogen […]
May 6, 2015

“Hot Streaks” Improve Nitrogen Management

As we gear up for the growing season here at Peterson Farms Seed, I’ve been brainstorming ideas to improve our planting accuracy and our fertility program. […]
February 12, 2015

Learning from Ag’s Technical Revolution

The only thing creating more buzz than talk of a technical revolution in agriculture is a swarm of June mosquitos at dusk. And for many of […]
April 16, 2013

“Hot Streaks” Improve Fertility Program

We are gearing up for planting here at Peterson Farms. I’ve been looking at new things to try this spring to improve our planting accuracy and […]