To get started with data management, farmers should evaluate the information they have on hand, says Farm Journal associate field agronomist Missy Bauer in Episode 8 of Corn College TV Season 3. That includes details on plant population and hybrids, time and productivity of harvest, and more.
Yield maps also are key, serving as the overall grade card for the field.
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"Maybe we’ve got a bad pH area," Bauer says. "What’s that doing with yield?"
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