NEWS ARCHIVE

September 19, 2013

Dealing with tall corn and a lot of fodder in 2014

Harvest season is now underway in Northwest Ohio, and as expected with the extremely tall corn this year, there is a good deal of fodder remaining […]
July 3, 2013

Corn & Soybean Thoughts

For the majority, our region has been blessed with an excellent start and early season development with your crops.  I have a number of growers comment […]
February 12, 2013

Transitioning back to healthy soils

This winter’s weather so far has been rough on the wheat crop but has been good for our soils.  The combination of heavy rains to recharge […]
February 6, 2013

Can we grow 300 bushel corn and 125 bushel soybeans?

The Situation:  In the next 10-20 years we will need to feed a growing global population of over Nine Billion people. The Question:  Do we know […]
January 2, 2013

Free Farm Management Apps are worth a look.

With the increased popularity and use of smart phones in everyday life an in agriculture, there are a number of free farm management apps now on […]
November 1, 2012

Fall Soil Sample Time

There are numerous systems in place for collecting soil samples.  Grid sampling, composite samples, and soils maps are all tools used in  selecting management zones to […]
June 20, 2012

Strip-tillage thoughts

June is not typically when strip-tillage is on the mind of most farmers, however with the earlier than normal wheat harvest (I saw the first field […]
March 27, 2012

Philosophy of Les

I have had the opportunity and the privilege of observing and working for farmer clients with their crop production goals and objectives for quite a few […]
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