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Preparing for the Upcoming Growing Season

With tight margins, making sure farmers are planting the best trait technology is crucial to their bottom line. In this Managing for Profit, Derek Whalen, Channel technical agronomist, talks about how working with a Channel seed pro can help farmers get the most out of... Read More.

Preparing for OTT Dicamba Training

The 2024 planting season is just around the corner and farmers need to make sure they’re fully prepared.   In this Managing for Profit, Jennifer Stutz, North American Weed Management and Chemistry Stewardship Manager for Bayer reminds farmers who plan to use low-volatility OTT dicamba formulations... Read More.

Soybeans down, corn up, preparing for quarterly stocks

Soybeans were modestly lower on profit taking and technical selling. The trade is expecting generally good harvest progress over the next week and is watching yield results. There was also position squaring ahead of Friday’s Quarterly Grain Stocks report, with most analysts expecting... Read More.

Turkey hunting: preparing for the shot

On today’s program, we continue our conversation with Minnesota hunter Shane Simpson as we talk about turkey season hunting strategies, specifically how to get into proper position when turkeys are approaching your location. Hear the full interview on the latest episode of Outdoor... Read More.

Iowa preparing for planting

Wet weather during March is setting the stage for spring planting in Iowa. The USDA says snow and rain during the month has boosted optimism about the growing season, with 35% of the state now reporting no soil moisture issues, compared to just over... Read More.

Preparing for a successful 2023 growing season

Farmers are finalizing decisions for the 2023 growing season and focusing on product selection and innovation helps farmers get the most of their crops.  In this Managing for Profit, Bayer CropScience technical agronomist Holly Thrasher provides some insight on reducing weeds and improving yield next year.

Michigan apple growers preparing for a bumper crop

Michigan apple growers expect their best harvest in at least three years. Michigan Apple Committee board member and Sparta farmer Phil Schwallier tells Brownfield trees are loaded. “We only had one minor, minor frost event and otherwise we’ve had just wonderful weather for bee activity... Read More.