Monthly Archives: October 2015

Boots In The Field Report for October 30th

By |October 30th, 2015|

In this week’s Boots In The Field Report, Isaac covers a few timely reminders as we finish the harvest. Including weather, tillage, inhibitors, and weed management.

Boots In The Field Report for October 23rd

By |October 23rd, 2015|

Ken gives a teaser on some data that came out of the plots this week as well as advice on getting tillage done in dry soil. To See the video of Ken evaluating an inline ripper click the link below.

Evaluating Proper Depth For Running An Inline Ripper

Evaluating Proper Depth For Running An Inline Ripper

By |October 16th, 2015|

Boots In The Field Report October 16th

By |October 16th, 2015|

Ken reminds us about the importance of full shatter in this week’s Boots in the Field report.  While the nice weather is allowing us to get our tillage done, it is calling for more horsepower in our tillage to get complete shatter in the dry ground. Ken also reminds us to make sure we […]

Boots in the Field Report Oct. 9th

By |October 13th, 2015|

This week Ken talks about doing seedbed preparations while the weather is cooperating. He discusses perfect fall weather and shares strip-till and vertical tillage tips. Ken also gives an update on what he is seeing in the fungicide and nitrogen plots in Il.

Be On The Lookout for Soybean Rust and Tar Spot

By |October 2nd, 2015|

Boots In The Field Report for October 2nd

By |October 2nd, 2015|

Ken gives advice on how to finish 2015 strong. He wants to make sure farmers aren’t leaving money in the field with high harvest loss and to be on the lookout for strong presence of diseases such as Tar Spot in corn and Rust in soybeans. He also talks options for tracks left from […]