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USDA Report
15:00PM Oct 10, 2019

Don’t Expect Much Of A Yield, Production Adjustment After Today

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
Thursday’s USDA Crop Production report increased corn average yield slightly to 168.4 bu. per acre, up 0.2 bu. per acre from September.
09:53AM Oct 09, 2019

Roundup Trial Delayed Until 2020

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
The Oct. 15, 2019 trial for Winston versus Monsanto in St. Louis will not begin as scheduled. A status conference has been scheduled for Feb. 2020.
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16:01PM Oct 03, 2019

I-80 Harvest Tour: Will A Big Demand Boost Arrive This Fall?

Betsy Jibben
National Reporter
It’s been a year with a wet spring, late planting, trade uncertainty, and market facilitation payments to aid growers. Some analysts worry there may not be a big boost of
15:00PM Oct 02, 2019

Pinpoint Scouting Needs with Granular, Add John Deere Connectivity

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
The Granular Insights Directed Scouting tool helps farmers wade through massive amounts of data to help keep crop health top-of-mind.
15:29PM Sep 30, 2019

Harvest Moves At A Snail’s Pace, Less Than Half Of 2018 Progress

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
Troubles at planting continue to show up this season, with just 11% of corn and 7% of soybeans harvested, according to USDA’s Crop Progress Report.
15:05PM Sep 27, 2019

Three Steps to Become a Precision Farmer

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
You keep hearing about precision farming and you're likely taking advantage of the new capabilities in tractors or combines—but are you getting the full benefit?
20:54PM Sep 26, 2019

Soybean Platforms Gone Wild!

First day in the field and your small grain/soybean platform acts possessed. Put it on "auto-float" to follow the ground, and it jumps up and down like some goofy break-dancer ...