The right resources and management strategies are necessary in order to optimize and produce high corn yields.
Growers will have a successful season if they stay aware of: timing and environment, planting depth, seed treatment, pH sensitivity and soil fertility.
Retailers provide growers with their expertise and counsel, and in return the growers can help their local retailers by purchasing the recommended products.
For modern growers, technology is catching up to a point where unfavorable weather doesn’t necessarily have to result in lower yields.
Dr. Below believes crop fertility is required throughout the plant’s life for protection and strength, two factors that lead to successful yields.
Plant nutrition and protection are key. But what about the factors that are out of our control? Dr. Below ranks his ‘Seven Wonders of the Corn Yield World,’ by bushel per acre value, and explains how they interact with each other to impact yield.
A recap of the LIFT Agriculture Summit told through 31 tweets by people and organizations who attended the event.
Many people aren’t sure how to create a successful fertility program for their soybeans because options can vary so much between different soil types, even on the same farm. Check out what Dr. Fred Below, Professor of Crop Physiology at the University of Illinois, has to say about soybean fertility in a LIFT Quick Listen.
Dr. Fred Below Discusses Methods to Maximize Yield [VIDEO]4.5 (90%) 2 votes West Central recently held a Leaders of In-Furrow Technology (LIFT) meeting in cities across the Midwest to discuss in-furrow technology innovations and applications and methods to maximize yield. During the event, attendees gained valuable insights on the best products and application techniques for […]