Lessons from the Field
Farm Journal Associate Field Agronomist Missy Bauer teaches farmers how to know a good stand in their corn field.
Fundamentals for Top Yields
Bauer explains how important photocopy ears and picket fence stands are to maximize yields.
Hands-on Planter Clinic
Bauer describes the proper setting of the no-till coulter in relation to the double disk openers.
Put Parts to the Test
Keeping your planter running at maximum performance includes checking the condition of its parts. Here, Bauer measures a disk blade used as a double disk opener. It measures 14" used; when it was new it measured 15".
One-on-One Question and Answer
During one of the breaks, attendees take the opportunity to ask their questions directly to Bauer.
More Technical Planter Pass
Independent agronomist Bill Bauer uses his experience from making technology pay in the field to discuss the importance of a plan to adopting technology on your farm.