“No plant 19 says it all.” In a year of unprecedented weather events, nearly half of the acres in our trade area went unplanted. The impact of not having a crop planted will linger for our cooperative for not only 2019 but for the following years ahead. As we try and...Spring planting is right around the corner and for many growers that planted a cover crop last fall, it is time to kill them off with a burndown. Burndown is applied with a sprayer in the spring to terminate a cover crop. Last fall one of our growers applied...Planting season has many moving parts. Growers need seeds and chemicals to plant and that means at some point they will likely come into contact with people and equipment that have been on other farms. Here are some tips to help keep you safe this planting season. ...Spring is a busy time of the year for farmers. Planting is right around the corner and that means machinery will be back on the roadways and farmers will be handling different products. Here are a few tips to help keep you safe this spring. Check indicator lights...A local farmer used their ATV to apply an early burndown.