Give your alfalfa a checkup today An alfalfa plant health checkup this summer can mean the difference between average and exceptional production.
Key evaluation points: Stand Count - Assess the alfalfa stand and stem density to ensure it is adequate to maximize yields. Insect and Disease Diagnosis - Identify insects and diseases present and determine treatment. Tissue Analysis - In-season tissue sampling analysis identifies which nutrients need to be addressed.
Contact Forage Specialist Roy Zellmer, 608-393-4120 | email@example.com, to schedule your checkup.
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The window of opportunity to invest in U.S. infrastructure
to maintaining and expanding the competitiveness of U.S. exports
may come to
a close in 2016-17, an economist says.
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USDA's August Report is a big deal for soybeans.
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Fearful that inputs won't align with commodity prices, growers debate
how much 2016 fertilizer to order now.
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Farmers in View From the Cab farmer Lane Robinson's area near
Cromwell, Indiana, had to turn on the sprinklers this week. Meanwhile, in
western Nebraska, Leon Kriesel has wrapped up summer harvest and is starting to
clean seed wheat.
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The slide of the Brazilian real has revived prospects of positive
margins on soybeans.
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