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Big Corn Concepts: Planting Early

Were you planning to plant your corn early? Here are some factors to consider before you get too excited: Soil temperature- Corn will not germinate if the soil temperature is below 50° F. The soil temperature at a 2-inch depth should be at least 50°F with the temperature warming in the 5-7 day forecast. Even […]

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June 3 2014 010

Have you thought about your in-furrow starter?

Spring is just around the corner and if you have a planter with liquid in-furrow capability, now is the time to give some thought to your starter program. Watch my latest video update to learn about the starter I recommend and view local side-by-sides in the field. I mention N-tro 250 in this video and recommend it […]

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