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Boots In The Field Report September 19th

By |September 16th, 2016|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , , |

Ken gives a harvest update for central IL and explains the barren stalk occurrence he has been seeing. He advises farmers to take note of final ear counts and shoot for only a 6% drop from planted population and to pay attention to stalk quality as it is falling apart rapidly. He also [...]

Boots In The Field Report for September 6th

By |September 6th, 2016|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , |

Ken gives some tips for prioritizing your fields for harvest order. A lot of growers are planning on starting harvest this week to get some of the fields that have started falling apart and have standability issues. Ken also recommends checking to see if corn borers have started to weaken the [...]