Agronomy News


    4 Tips for Determining Optimal Planting Conditions
    Apr 04, 2022 |
    Following these 4 tips will ensure you are confident that the soil conditions are ready to lay seed in. 
    Benefits of Variable Rate Planting
    Mar 24, 2022 |
    With the 2022 planting season right around the corner, it is time to visit with your agronomist about variable rate planting prescriptions. 
    Key Findings From UFC's 2021 On-Farm Research
    Dec 14, 2021 |
    With over 170 acres of on-farm research, UFC has the data and knowledge to help you make more informed decisions on your operation. 
    Protect Your Nitrogen Investment
    Nov 03, 2021 |
    With the cost of NH3 this season, it is more important than ever to protect your nitrogen investment.
    Fall Soil Sampling
    Oct 18, 2021 |
    Fall soil sampling is a great tool to determine nutrient status and soil characteristics. Using this data, UFC can create a specific nutrient program for your fields. 
    Unlock Your Phosphorus Fertilizer Potential
    Oct 11, 2021 |
    It is estimated that crops can only access 25% of your phosphorus that is applied each season. Learn how to unlock your phosphorus potential by using Avail T5® fertilizer enhancer.
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    Prevent and Control Herbicide-Resistant Weeds
    May 30, 2023 | Answer Plot
    If you find your herbicides aren’t performing as well as they used to, you may be battling herbicide-resistant weeds. Once you have resistant weeds, it becomes much more challenging and costly to keep fields clean. With a diversified weed control program, you can level up your...
    4 Adjuvant Classes Proven to Help Improve Weed Control
    May 09, 2023 | Answer Plot
    Weed competition can be one of the costliest threats to your crop’s performance. Adding adjuvants to your herbicide tank mix is an effective way to help enhance the performance of your spray application and improve weed control. Here are four adjuvant classes to discuss with...
    Why You Should Consider a Pre-Tassel Fungicide Application
    May 08, 2023 | Answer Plot
    Research shows that fungicide application timing can significantly impact return on investment and, in some situations, two applications can be more profitable than one. So, when should you plan to target your applications, and does a multi-pass fungicide program make...
    Maximize Plant Health at Key Growth Stages
    Apr 25, 2023 | Answer Plot
    Plant health is a lofty term that gets tossed around a lot in agronomic conversations. However, when you have a clear definition and actionable strategies, maximizing plant health becomes a very real and important way to help your crops reach closer to their genetic potential...
    Get a Grip on Crop Protection
    Apr 25, 2023 | Answer Plot
    Choose adjuvants and PGRs backed by research and proven to perform. When choosing adjuvants, how do you know they’ll do the job? The description on the jug? Snazzy marketing? A convincing sales pitch? What about data? In 2023, we may be faced with continued supply constraints...
    4 Tips for Successful Weed Control
    Apr 02, 2023 | Answer Plot
    Spring means planting. But it also means troublesome weeds will be popping up soon. If you haven’t done so already, talk with your local trusted advisor about your weed control strategy for this season. Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you formulate a plan to tackle...