Local area farmers are finding out the impacts that these early freezes may have had on their planted corn. Successful farming has some insights on where to look for damage and how to prevent it in the future.
The following is a blog post by Amanda Zaluckyj, originally posted at the blog The Farmer’s Daughter, on December 22, 2016, explaining why farmers choose to plant GMO crops. Read this great article here!
A full team approach combined with intensive season-long crop management and Mother Nature on his side helped Peterson break the 300-bushel barrier. Put 300-bushel corn within reach in 2017. Read more here!
Consider soil condition (including drainage and texture), residue level, and slope erosion when selecting tillage approaches, explains Jodi DeJong-Hughes of the University of Minnesota. Continue reading here!