Dan is on his final day of beans and he is finishing up in one of his no-till fields. Covered in a blanket of heavy corn residue left over form last year's harvest, the ground is dry and hard. Dan takes you inside the cab to talk about some of the technology, including Precision Planting's Clean Sweep, that he uses to make sure things are being done right in this challenging field.
On December 9th, hoping to get a jump start on his spring beans, Kelly Garrett planted 30 acres of soybeans on his western Iowa farm. It was a long shot, but success was not totally out of the realm of possibility. After a long cold winter and a wet spring, Kelly reveals the outcome in this video.
Take an up close tour of Lee's Soybean tender operation and learn about the changes and additions he has made to the 2009 Kenworth based trailer.
Lee Lubbers walks us through his planter tender trailer and discusses the changes and additions he has made to increase the efficiency and overall ROI of his planting operation.
Step into the field with the reigning Alabama and Arkansas NCGA corn yield titleholders as they size up Chad's 2-week old corn plants in his AgroLiquid plot. They are pretty happy with what they see so far. They are specifically impressed with the seed placement accuracy of the ExactEmerge planter that Chad is running this year.
Having won the NCGA state yield title 10+ times, Kevin knows a thing or two about growing high-yield corn. In this video, he is getting ready to plant his 2021 NCGA Netafim drip irrigated plots and breaks down the Nachurs and Concept Agritek products and mix ratios that he will be using in his 4x4x4 and in-furrow planter applications.
Kevin takes a break from the planting action to give members a tour of his tender trailer set up and explains the strategy behind the design and placement of each component. He knows first hand that a more efficient tender trailer results in a more efficient planting season.
Kelly is pushing his soybeans to a new level this season as he is trialing numerous soybean populations to see how it changes yields. In this quick video he discusses the various populations and the rationale behind his decision.
A few days away from planting corn, Kevin has his 24-row John Deere Planter all teed up and ready to roll. But first, he shows you his process of conducting a point-by point inspection and testing of his fertilizer delivery system before he gets in the field.