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Leverage Tech at Harvest: Episode 102
Sep 13, 2019
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Why Measure a Crop’s Response to Soil?

Why Measure a Crop’s Response to Soil?

Soil is one of the most valuable resources on your farm and one that has a great impact on how productive your fields will be. Just as we study a hybrid’s response to management...

Sep 05, 2019
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Crop Model Field Report: August

Crop Model Field Report: August

This summer, WinField United is testing and aggregating the in-season recommendations of the R7® Field Forecasting Tool across the country on what we’re calling Sentinel Plots...

Sep 04, 2019
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The Yield Equation: Where Do Seed Treatments Fit?

The Yield Equation: Where Do Seed Treatments Fit?

This year’s challenging planting season showed the value that seed treatments have in protecting yield potential. As corn began to tassel this summer, you could really start to...

Sep 04, 2019
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Amp Up Your Tech to Predict Corn Drydown

Amp Up Your Tech to Predict Corn Drydown

The need to monitor drydown trends in your cornfields comes at one of the busiest times of the season. Prioritizing sample collection and stand assessment in every field is difficult...

Sep 03, 2019
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New App Makes Seed Data Easier to Access

New App Makes Seed Data Easier to Access

When you’re making seed selection decisions in the field with your agronomist, you want the ability to be flexible and to access timely information on the fly. Now you and your...

Sep 02, 2019
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3 Ways Data Can Help Shape Hybrid Decisions

3 Ways Data Can Help Shape Hybrid Decisions

Making good seed decisions starts with leveraging the data that’s best suited for your operation. Ideally, this means fusing national data with highly localized data from your...

Aug 28, 2019
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3 Takeaways From the InfoAg Conference

3 Takeaways From the InfoAg Conference

Ag tech is a lot like sports: Even with the fanciest equipment, if you don’t nail the fundamentals, you’ll never truly perform. This was no more apparent to me than at the...

Aug 26, 2019
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2020 Soybean Seed Selection: Episode 100
Aug 23, 2019
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Tips for Managing Late-Seeded Alfalfa

Tips for Managing Late-Seeded Alfalfa

Has excessive spring rainfall kept you from seeding your alfalfa this year? You still may have time to establish an alfalfa crop later this summer.    If you are considering...

Aug 20, 2019
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2020 Corn Seed Selection: Episode 99
Aug 16, 2019
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Why Adopt Ag Tech?: Episode 98
Aug 09, 2019
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Plan for Seed Purchases After a Tough Year

Plan for Seed Purchases After a Tough Year

As we saw this year, environmental conditions can throw a wrench in even the best laid-out crop management plans. Many farmers saw historic rainfall, planting was delayed and some acres...

Aug 08, 2019
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Tech Can Help Farmers Finish 2019 Strong

Tech Can Help Farmers Finish 2019 Strong

In a year where excessive rainfall has delayed planting and forced many farmers to plant in less-than-ideal conditions, making the case that ag technology is more valuable than ever can...

Aug 08, 2019
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Don't Let a Boron Deficit Compromise Your Corn

Don't Let a Boron Deficit Compromise Your Corn

You don’t need me to tell you that the 2019 growing season has been one of extremes. By and large, we’ve had far too much rain over wide swaths of the country. Besides...

Aug 07, 2019
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5 Questions to Consider for 2020 Seed and Input Decisions

5 Questions to Consider for 2020 Seed and Input Decisions

Selecting the right seed for the upcoming season is important, and you no doubt consider factors such as yield potential, soil type, population, fertility, standability and past...

Aug 06, 2019
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Farmer Lets Tech Steer His Irrigation and Nutrient Strategies

Farmer Lets Tech Steer His Irrigation and Nutrient Strategies

As a farmer, you don’t need another task on your plate; you want something that’s going to help you manage what’s already there. And though irrigation may be an...

Aug 05, 2019
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Ag Tech Hot Take: Episode 97
Aug 02, 2019
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Crop Model Field Report: July

Crop Model Field Report: July

This summer, WinField United is testing and aggregating the in-season recommendations of the R7® Field Forecasting Tool across the country on what we’re calling Sentinel Plots...

Jul 29, 2019
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The Crew Behind The Data: Part 2: Episode 96
Jul 26, 2019
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Protect Late-Planted Crops From Disease

Protect Late-Planted Crops From Disease

For many growers, wet conditions in May and June led to a much later start than desired. For example, here in Wisconsin, corn and soybeans are about two weeks behind their normal...

Jul 24, 2019
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The Crew Behind The Data: Part 1: Episode 95
Jul 19, 2019
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Broadening Our Network to Enhance Your Connectivity

Broadening Our Network to Enhance Your Connectivity

In today’s connected world, the ability to access your on-farm data quickly and easily is essential. Not being able to retrieve it in your cab could mean a day without critical...

Jul 18, 2019