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Boots In The Field Report October 16th

By |October 16th, 2015|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , , , |

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 [...]

Boots in the Field Report Oct. 9th

By |October 13th, 2015|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , , , |

Good fall weather leads to good seedbed prep 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. [...]

Boots In The Field Report for October 2nd

By |October 2nd, 2015|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , , , , |

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 [...]