The Corn Navigator series will focus on various sources of crop stress and how to manage the situation in order to drive corn yields and profits higher.
- Keep Corn Happy
02/12/2014The Systems Approach can help you make it happen.
- Big Four Yield Threats
01/04/2014If corn growers compiled a list of their greatest corn disease threats, gray leaf spot, northern corn leaf blight, southern corn leaf blight and Goss’s bacterial wilt would be right at the top.
- Beat Seedling Disease
11/15/2013Once inoculum invades a field, blight is always a threat, but management minimizes losses.
- No Disease Surprises
10/26/2013You can minimize disease risks by understanding the threat, your hybrids and the environment.
- Beat Weeds to the Punch
08/24/2013Use products with different sites of action to prevent resistance from cornering your fields.
- The Pollination Period
03/09/2013The management you lavish on a crop during its pollination window is time well spent.
- Be Ready for Anything This Planting Season
01/23/2013You can’t always predict the weather; but you can put plans in place so you’re ready to plant in all conditions.
- Plant Accordingly To Conserve Moisture
01/07/2013Because of the lingering effects of a hot, dry 2012 planting season, your 2013 crop requires special consideration. By planning ahead, you can reduce the risk to your emerging crop.
- Field Compaction Cuts Corn Yields
10/27/2012Yield losses due to compaction in tracked areas can range between 10% and 20%.
- Drought's Weed Woes
09/29/2012Who benefits from drought? Weeds! Step up your management to protect yields next year and beyond.
Farm Journal Navigator Series
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