2013 Garlic – off to a Good Start

  The garlic is growing. Yesterday I spent some time walking the garlic to measure how much we have (in acres) and to flag the [...]

By | April 24th, 2013|In The Field, Seed|0 Comments

Check Your Seed Tubes

By | April 17th, 2011|Cash Crop, Equipment, No-Till, Planting, Seed, Video|0 Comments

Nitrogen on Winter Wheat

This week the weather looks like it is going to give us a few morning opportunities to apply Nitrogen to our winter wheat [...]

Variable Rate Planting Corn

  Normalized Yield Map Last week I decided it was finally time to start using our VARIABLE RATE SEED DRIVE on our corn planter for more [...]

By | March 2nd, 2011|Ag GPS, Cash Crop, Corn, Crop Inputs, Equipment, Planting, Seed, Soil Mapping|0 Comments

Slug Damage in Fall Corn

Today I attended the Innovative farmers conference in London Ontario. There were some excellent speakers from around the world speaking about their preferred production methods. One [...]

By | February 24th, 2011|Cash Crop, Corn, Crop Inputs, No-Till, Red Clover, Scouting, Seed, Slugs, Wheat|0 Comments

Relay Crop Soybeans for 2011

In theory you could no-till your soys into the wheat when it is just starting to elongate. The "Intellicoat" would delay the beans to germinate just as the wheat is dying off.

By | February 16th, 2011|Cash Crop, No-Till, Planting, Seed, Soybeans, Wheat|0 Comments