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June 2019 Key Discussion Points

Jun 05, 2019

Top 5 Key Discussion Points for June 2019

Nutrient Challenges with Wet Weather

May 30, 2019

Managing nutrients and nutrient losses in an extremely wet season can be a challenge. 

April 2019 Key Discussion Topics

Apr 08, 2019

Today's update includes the Top 5 Discussion Topics for the month of April. Topics include Alfalfa Weevil Scouting and Treatment, Dicamba Treatments Ahead of DT Soybeans, Fertilizer Stabilizers, Nitrogen to Sulfur Ratios, and Upcoming Events at the Great Bend Co-op. 

Alfalfa Spring Management

Mar 18, 2019

As fields finally start to dry out, and warmer temps seem to be finally sticking around, the alfalfa in the area will really start to take off soon. Below are some management tips for the upcoming spring season.

Wheat Topdress in Spring

Feb 26, 2019

Although winter seems to want to hang on, it will soon be time to get your topdressing done on your wheat. How do we know how much to apply to give your wheat enough food to prosper this spring and make the most possible bushels? Below are a few options to consider:

Secondary and Micronutrients in Cropping Systems  

Feb 12, 2019

Soil fertility is key in growing high yielding, high quality crops. The discussion of soil fertility normally starts with discussing the macronutrients: Nitrogen, Phosphate, and Potassium. However, like staves on a barrel, the shortest nutrient will limit the yield potential even if all others are at sufficient levels and above. Sulfur, Calcium, Zinc, Iron, and Boron are just a handful of the secondary and micronutrients found to be deficient at times in our cropping system..

Getting to the Next Level of Yield

Jan 28, 2019

Whether you are implementing new ag technology, hiring an agronomist, or applying that extra pass of water, your ultimate goal is usually the same: getting maximum bushels and return on investment.