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Boots In The Field Report for October 27th

By |October 27th, 2017|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , |

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Boots In The Field Report for July 14th

By |July 14th, 2017|Categories: Boots In The Field, Corn, Insects, Pest Managment, Soybean, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , |

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Boots In The Field Report for June 23rd

By |June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

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Boots In The Field Report for November 3rd

By |November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In this week’s Boots in the Field report Ken gives a report as areas are finishing up harvest 2016. He reminders farmers of a couple of things to think about before making plans to move lime applications up a year. Ken also issues a challenge that we are all in this [...]

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 [...]

Boots In The Field Report August 19th

By |August 19th, 2016|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , , , , |

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Boots In The Field Report July 29th

By |July 29th, 2016|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , , , , |

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