Monthly Archives: September 2016

Boots In The Field Report September 30th

By |September 30th, 2016|

Ken gives an updated harvest report and touches on: stalk quality and how it is holding up, watching header loss, a charcoal rot look alike, and some of the data coming out of plots harvested.

Boots In The Field Report September 23rd

By |September 23rd, 2016|

Boots In The Field Report September 19th

By |September 16th, 2016|

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 reminds […]

Boots In The Field Report for September 9th

By |September 9th, 2016|

In this week’s Boots in The Field Report Ken gives a harvest report of yield and moisture as they are being called in. Ken warns about your diplodia ear rot fields, mixing or drying them before going to town could cause more of a dock. He has also had reports of quarries starting to […]

Boots In The Field Report for September 6th

By |September 6th, 2016|