Farming

TRIALING A NEW HEADER

TRIALING A NEW HEADER

Kelly takes his new Honeybee Airflex Header for a spin during wheat harvest. There are a few things he immediately likes about it.

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A Fungicide Kick

A Fungicide Kick

Last year Chad added Pacesetter to his soybean fungicide application and saw a 1-2 bushel increase as a result. This season he is testing it in his corn to see if he can produce another yield bump.

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Strip Cropping at the PTI Research Farm

Strip Cropping at the PTI Research Farm

Chad and Kevin had the opportunity to spend some time at the PTI Field Day last week in Pontiac, Illinois. They look at one of the strip cropping trial plots with Tommy Roach from Nachurs.

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Why Carbon Is More Important Than N,P & K

Why Carbon Is More Important Than N,P & K

We’ve been instructed since the advent of soil testing on the importance of the macronutrients — nitrogen, phosphorous, and potassium. But what about carbon? Where’s it on the soil sample, why do I need it, and where do I buy it for my crops?

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CAN CHAD BOOST HIS NITROGEN EFFICIENCY WITH JUST ONE APPLICATION OF THIS?

CAN CHAD BOOST HIS NITROGEN EFFICIENCY WITH JUST ONE APPLICATION OF THIS?

At a 7/10th of an ounce use rate, a little bit of Source goes a long way. But will it do the job of boosting nitrogen efficiency on Chad's irrigated corn as promised? Chad talks about the new foliar from SoundAg as he preps his next sprayer load.

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Energizing The Crop

Energizing The Crop

Matt Swanson needs to keep his soybean crop energized throughout the reproductive stages. He talks about the fertility plan he has put together with some help from Stephanie at Nachurs.

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What Goes Into Chad's Contest Corn?

What Goes Into Chad's Contest Corn?

The Alabama state corn yield record holder likes what he sees so far with his contest corn. It also happens to be the location for the Lab trial he is conducting with AgXplore products. He talks about the program and how he plans to finish out the season with what he hopes will be a new Alabama yield record.

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WEBINAR: ACCELERATING YOUR CROP THROUGH THE FINISH LINE

WEBINAR: ACCELERATING YOUR CROP THROUGH THE FINISH LINE

Sometimes the right strategy and a strong finish can even make up for a slow start. The guys from XtremeAg will share their late season strategies to help you push through the finish line as a winner.

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Managing The Water Table With Tile Technology

Managing The Water Table With Tile Technology

Take a closer look at the high-tech drain tile system that Chad uses to manage the water table level exactly where he needs it at all times...even in a drought.

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