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    Farm Journal Test Plots: A Phantom Lurks in Your Corn Fields
    Aug 10, 2021 |
    As harvest approaches, it’s important to recognize there’s an invisible enemy lurking in your corn fields. Phantom yield loss occurs when a crop is allowed to naturally dry down to a certain point before harvest.Does the elusive dry matter lost equate to bushels...
    Insect Pressure on Corn Acres
    Jul 22, 2021 |
    Corn rootworm pressure is showing up in our geography, and depending on differing management styles, some areas are seeing heavier pressure than others. So why is pressure so strong this year?
    2021 NuWay Agronomy Corn Test Plots
    Jun 11, 2021 |
    NuWay Agronomy has 6 corn test plots and 3 soybean test plots this year. We are so excited to watch these throughout the growing season and collect valuable data at harvest. These test plots allow us to try brand new products on acres that are representative of our geography...
    2021 NuWay Agronomy Soybean Test Plots
    Jun 11, 2021 |
    NuWay Agronomy has 3 soybean test plots this year. We are so excited to watch these throughout the growing season and collect valuable data at harvest. These test plots allow us to try brand new products on acres that are representative of our geography. We are able to learn...
    Are Plant Growth Regulators Worth the Investment?
    Mar 30, 2021 |
    Biological growth stimulants have been getting more attention from the agricultural community in recent years, but you may be wondering if they actually live up to the hype.  
    Navigate Dicamba Label Changes for In-Season Spray Success
    Mar 24, 2021 |
    As farmers prep for another season with dicamba label changes, it’s a good time to review best spray practices to ensure in-season success. If you’re planning a dicamba application, there are a few requirements that could change how you manage your crop.
    3 Tips for Preparing a Nutrient Management Plan
    Sep 13, 2021 | Answer Plot
    Planning for the 2022 season begins this fall, and a good place to focus your efforts is revisiting your nutrient management program. While the season is still fresh in your mind, think about what you’ll need to do to ensure your crops have what they need to thrive next year....
    Help Put Yourself In A Profitable Position With CROPLAN® Winter Canola
    Sep 12, 2021 | Answer Plot
    As the product manager for CROPLAN ® winter canola , I enjoy reminding growers about the many agronomic benefits that come with including it in their rotation. This year, winter canola provides farmers with another huge economic advantage that makes it an increasingly...
    Does Fall Burndown Pay Off?
    Sep 10, 2021 | Answer Plot
    For farmers who adopt minimum- or no-till practices, controlling weeds throughout the fall can be crucial — particularly for winter annual weeds like marestail and perennials, such as dandelions. Overwintered marestail, for example, is very difficult to control in the spring...
    3 Cotton Defoliation Strategies To Help Optimize Yield Potential
    Aug 30, 2021 | Answer Plot
    Cotton defoliation is a management decision that is just as important as the seed or inputs you choose. Proper defoliation can help improve harvest efficiency by promoting more even boll opening, reducing the amount of trash and staining in the harvested cotton, and lowering...
    Want Big Yields? Don’t Skimp on Zinc.
    Aug 02, 2021 | Answer Plot
    When it comes to plant nutrition, N, P and K are often in the limelight. But zinc is an unsung nutrient hero that helps maintain some of a plant’s most important physiological processes. Here are some reasons it’s time to rethink the power of zinc. Zinc promotes consistent...
    Don’t Let a Boron Deficiency Compromise Your Corn
    Jul 30, 2021 | Answer Plot
    When corn plants reach tasseling and early reproductive stages, there are many important factors at play supporting their healthy development. One that’s often overlooked but can have a sizeable impact is the presence of boron. When sufficient, boron supports healthy...

ENERGY NEWS

    Farm Safety for Kids Spending More Time at Home
    Apr 09, 2021 |
    For students across the country, distance learning has become the new normal. And for parents on farms and ranches, that means kids are spending increased time around farm equipment, animals and potentially hazardous materials. 
    4 Critical Lubricant Checkpoints on Your Vehicle
    Apr 09, 2021 |
    Demand for delivery service is growing, and while that’s great news for your business, it also presents new challenges for your fleet. When it comes to your vehicles, increased workload means increased strain — which in turn means increased risk of breakdowns.
    CHS grows access to high ethanol blend fuels
    Apr 07, 2021 |
    High ethanol blend E15 gasoline is available at about 50 Cenex locations and that number is expected to grow.