March 29, 2018

The Scoop on Soybean Traits

In my 20 plus years in the seed business, I have never seen more uncertainty around which products or traits might be best for each farm—and […]
June 22, 2017
Weather, like heavy rain, is yield robber.

3 Soybean Yield Robbers to Scout This Summer

June and July are big months for soybean development. The plant cycle moves from rapid vegetative growth to reproductive growth, setting the stage for yield in […]
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 […]
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 […]
February 10, 2017

Palmer Amaranth: Should You be Concerned?

Weed resistance continues to be a hot topic when talking about soybeans. Last year, Peterson Farms Seed held a Weed Resistance Regional Symposium where we heard […]
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 […]
November 11, 2016

Adam’s Take on the XtendiMax with VaporGrip Approval

  On Wednesday, the EPA issued their approval of the XtendiMax™ with VaporGrip™ Technology, a low-volatility dicamba herbicide for in-crop use with Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® […]
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 […]
May 4, 2016

Control Weeds and Protect Yield with PRE’s

I travel our tri-state region a lot. In my travels last summer, I’ve got to tell you, I saw too many weed escapes. If we’re going […]
March 2, 2016

“Once you have resistance, you will always have resistance.”

Dr. Jason Norsworthy shared this key statement at last month’s Weed Resistance Regional Symposium. He added, “Resistance is not going away. We have got to do […]