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  • The Midwest has seen its share of rainfall this month.

    How Much Will Midwest Rains Slow Spring Planting?

    Apr 18, 2017 12:32 PM

    Almost perfect – but not quite. That’s how many Midwest farmers would describe the weather so far in April. Temperatures have been amenable, but precipitation has put more than a few planting schedules on pause.

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    Zinc Fertilizer Sees Slow, Steady Growth

    Apr 18, 2017 10:12 AM

    While use in agriculture remains small, sales of zinc-infused fertilizers from companies including Mosaic Co. are growing. Farmers are trying to boost yields by reviving soils deprived of nutrients by overuse and a changing climate. 

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    Does Your Field Need Starter Fertilizer?

    Apr 10, 2017 02:10 PM

    Make sure you have the right conditions before pulling the trigger on starter fertilizer. While it can provide positive ROI, it’s not always guaranteed. Learn what conditions are most likely to pay off.

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    Manage Corn Yield Loss Early

    Apr 07, 2017 08:00 AM

    As corn pokes through the soil it’s susceptible to a wide variety of attacks. From insects to disease, attacking organisms see young corn as easy prey—and an attack could be detrimental to yield.

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    Planted Acreage Pie Shrinks for 2017

    Apr 04, 2017 11:52 AM

    While soybean acres gained major ground per USDA’s Prospective Plantings report, overall crop acres will be less than years past.

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    2017 Plant Preview: I-States Tilt Slightly Toward Soybeans

    Mar 30, 2017 10:02 AM

    Although economics in the heart of the Corn Belt favor a switch to more soybeans and less corn, experts in the I-States of Illinois, Indiana and Iowa say rotational considerations and core crop competencies will keep the shift from being too dramatic.

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    Planting Progresses, Texas Ahead of Average

    Mar 29, 2017 01:40 PM

    While rain pours in parts of the Midwest farmers in southern states are moving right along with corn and cotton planting. This week put Texas ahead of planting average while other states are just getting started.

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