The right resources and management strategies are necessary in order to optimize and produce high corn yields.
Retailers need education in order provide and play an indispensable role in bringing high-tech and complex products and practices to their growers.
Growers will have a successful season if they stay aware of: timing and environment, planting depth, seed treatment, pH sensitivity and soil fertility.
To proactively prepare for the upcoming planting season: prepare the soil, develop and implement a fertilizer plan, and ensure your equipment is working.
LIFT Ag Academy is a new, premiere training and free educational resource for ag retail customers, and provides cutting-edge agronomic and product training.
Retailers provide growers with their expertise and counsel, and in return the growers can help their local retailers by purchasing the recommended products.
The ultimate goal for retailers is to provide recommendations, products and services that directly translate into value for their growers.
Growers will be able to make more informed fertility decisions, and address potential issues in advance with soil sample results.
Growers can increase yield in 2017 by increasing plant population, effective nitrogen management, weed control strategies and utilizing technologies.
Ag retailers can be successful if they prioritize key goals, make smart and informed decisions, and show customers they want to do business with them.