Tag: Agronomic Design
For those of you with specialty crops or smaller fields, the smaller and lighter Patriot® 2240 – a Class 2, self-propelled sprayer – may be a perfect fit. It offers narrower track spacing than its larger family members and boasts more ground clearance than any competitive sprayer in its class. Have you been looking for something like this?
Helping you make the most of every seed’s yield potential through Agronomic Design is fundamental to our design and product development process. We will be highlighting our Agronomic Design innovations at the AG CONNECT Expo in Kansas City, Mo. from Jan. 29-31. Will you be there? (more…)
Improve yield. It’s the mantra you live by each growing season. What do you focus on to improve yields? (more…)
At Case IH, we design equipment with a producer’s agronomy needs in mind. Every individual plant counts and that’s why we design our equipment specifically to help maximize yield potential. For more information, watch this video. (more…)
Bankers continued to report higher farmland values this year, although the pace of appreciation slowed from the first quarter, reports the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City in its Agricultural Finance Databook.* What are farmland values in your area? (more…)
Earlier this week, Bob Streit, owner of Central Iowa Agronomics in Boone, Iowa, reported on drought conditions in central Iowa. In this post, he discusses weed, insect and disease observations. It’s part of Case IH’s efforts to help you Be Ready to meet challenges as they occur. (more…)
Bill Hoeg, Case IH Planter Sales and Marketing Manager in North America, is our guest blogger for this post, the first of a two-part series on factors to consider when buying a planter. Bill provides important agronomic factors to keep in mind in this first blog post. (more…)
We conclude our agronomy series this week with highlights from the featured agronomists who contributed over the last four weeks. Look for more agronomic updates as we enter the growing season and throughout the year. We hope you found the featured blogs interesting and informative, and we hope they will help you Be Ready for the upcoming growing season and beyond.
We began the agronomy series with Brian Hefty of Ag PhD. Brian and his brother Darren work with their father in the family seed and ag chemical business, Hefty Seed. The brothers also produce regular podcasts on their website, radio and television programs and hold winter workshops for farmers. (more…)
One of the most popular online sources for agricultural information in Ontario is CropLine. Sponsored by the Ontario Ministry for Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA), CropLine is a weekly podcast covering all kinds of topics of interest to crop farmers. Peter Johnson, cereals specialist for field crops with OMAFRA is the voice behind CropLine, with help from guest speakers. Johnson is an animated, interesting speaker who discusses markets, soils, weeds, diseases and many other crop-related issues. As part of our Agronomy Series, we highlight Johnson’s recent CropLine discussion on lambsquarters research at the University of Guelph. Our goal at Case IH is to provide useful sources of information; we hope this blog and others like it will help you Be Ready for the future. (more…)
Our Agronomy Series is designed to help you Be Ready for the upcoming growing season. We’re fortunate to have some great resources within Case IH who are anxious to assist you. Dr. Rob Zemenchik, Sales and Marketing Manager for Case IH Tillage Products, is a trained agronomist and is our guest blogger this week. Here, he discusses how to measure for soil compaction to help you properly set your tillage equipment in the spring. (more…)