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Boots In The Field Report July 3, 2020

By |July 3rd, 2020|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In this week’s Boots In The Field Report Ken covers: brittle corn, excessive tillering, presence of cotton pith in stalks, and why corn fields might look tougher from the road. He also warns the dry areas about spider mites and suggest anybody looking at double crop beans check with their seed salesmen [...]

Boots In The Field Report May 16, 2020

By |May 16th, 2020|Categories: Boots In The Field|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Ken warns that many farmers in Central Illinois will have to make tough replant decisions this week. He advises that the decision will need to be made as soon as possible and based upon actual counts from your farm, not neighborhood consensus or emotion. He walks through what steps to take to [...]

Boots In The Field Report February 28, 2020

By |February 28th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

In this week's Boots in The Field Report Ken runs the number on Starter. While he shares the advantage he has seen to starter, he also cautions that you can spend yourself into a negative ROI if you aren't careful.