Ready for those combine wheels to start rolling in the fields? What considerations should a farmer review before revving up for harvest season? Luke Schulte, Beck’s Hybrids Field Sales Agronomist, highlights key agronomic considerations before harvest begins on farms.
Categories: Agronomy, Agronomy Talk
In this video, Austin Scott, Beck’s Area Team Leader and Herbicide Specialist, evaluates the use of different PRE and POST emergence herbicide programs with Enlist E3® soybeans.
Joe Bolte, PFR Technician & Herbicide Specialist, evaluates the weed control of post-emergent herbicide programs on Enlist E3® soybeans. Does nozzle selection or the carrier rate used make a difference when making post applications of Enlist One® on soybeans?
Can farmers get away with making a single herbicide application on their corn crop, or should they utilize a two-pass herbicide application across the field? Ben Wiegmann, Beck’s Hybrids Field Sales Agronomist, discusses one-pass herbicide programs versus two-pass herbicide programs on corn. Watch this video to learn how to make a one-pass system work and what specific chemistries help make weed control effective on the corn crop. Nine different herbicide treatments were tested in this study: two treatments in a one-pass system, and seven treatments in a two-pass system.
Is there any additional soil activity out of applying dicamba (Engenia®) versus 2,4-D (Enlist One®) on soybeans? Luke Schulte, Beck’s Field Sales Agronomist, reviews the benefits of using pre-plant herbicide systems, the soil activity on a dicamba system (Engenia) vs. a 2,4-D system (Enlist One), and what this 2021 Herbicide Insight plot looks like 45 days after treatment (DAT).
Watch as Field Agronomist, Luke Schulte, evaluates a new fungicide study at the London, Ohio Beck’s Hybrids Practical Farm Research (PFR®) site.
Check out this new video with Field Agronomist, Ben Puestow, for important information regarding Wisconsin Corn Disease.
Check out this update with Beck's Hybrids' Field Agronomists, Mike Blaine and Dale Viktora, where they give you a sneak peek on a corn in-season decision trial.
When making the decision to terminate a cover crop, what method works best? Camille Lambert, Beck’s Field Sales Agronomist, reviews three cover crop termination methods: crimping the cover crop, using a chemical control option (Roundup PowerMAX®), and a combination method of crimping + using chemical control (Roundup PowerMAX).
Categories: Agronomy Talk
Shade is one of the best weed control methods, but how does that relate to the rate you apply your cereal rye?
In this Agronomy Update, Alec Marxen, Seed Representative and Mike Blaine, Field Agronomist provide a PFR update from Gibbon, MN and a look at current corn topics including corn rootworm management.
Tags: corn, Agronomy, Fungicide, rootworm
Check out this new video with Field Agronomist, Mike Hannewald, for important information regarding fungicide decisions on soybeans.
Tags: soybeans, Agronomy, Fungicide
Check out the new video with Field Agronomist, Mike Hannewald, for important information regarding fungicide decisions on corn.
Tags: corn, Agronomy, corn fungicide
Check out this video with Field Agronomist, Camille Lambert, to learn more about her soybean branching observations.
Tags: soybeans, Agronomy, soybean branching
Over the years, Beck's has done a lot of research on different treatments with strip-till rigs, specifically broadcast vs. banding fertilizer. Check out this video from Field Agronomist, Chad Kalaher, to learn more!
Tags: corn, Agronomy, strip tillage
Check out this update from Field Agronomist, Travis Coleman, for things to consider when making R3 Fungicide Applications.
Field Agronomist, Camille Lambert, created this video guide on what to look for when scouting your fields before making a fungicide pass. Don't forget to refer to Beck's list of PFR Proven™ fungicides to help make that pass a successful one.
Tags: corn, Agronomy, Fungicide
Aaron Brooker, Field Agronomist, is at the Michigan PFR site today looking at our Sulfur Rate and Timing Study in corn.
Tags: corn, Agronomy, PFR
Soybean growth stage is very important. Check out Field Agronomist, Mike Blaine's, recent video about late vegetative management considerations.
Tags: soybeans, Agronomy
Check out this video from Travis Burnett, Field Agronomist, to learn some hot tips on increasing your odds in maximizing your ROI.