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4 Tips for Determining Optimal Planting Conditions

Apr 04, 2022 | United Farmers
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 | United Farmers
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 | United Farmers
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

Oct 27, 2021 | United Farmers
With the cost of NH3 this season, it is more important than ever to protect your nitrogen investment.

Fall Soil Sampling

Oct 18, 2021 | United Farmers
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 | United Farmers
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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Growers evaluating early-season soybean stands.

Are Plant Growth Regulators Worth the Investment?

Jan 12, 2023 | Answer Plot
Plant growth regulators have been getting more attention from the agricultural community in recent years, but you may be wondering if they live up to the hype. The Answer Plot® program has generated solid research supporting the benefits of applying plant growth regulators (P...
Stack of three CROPLAN corn seed bags.

New Traits for CROPLAN Corn Hybrids in 2023

Dec 09, 2022 | Answer Plot
Farmers looking for the latest seed traits and technology will have more management options in 2023 with new CROPLAN® corn hybrids. We have added nine new corn products – including two with SmartStax® PRO trait technology and three with Trecepta® trait technolog...
Early-season soybean plants.

Making Sense of the Biologicals Market

Dec 06, 2022 | Answer Plot
Biologicals have grown exponentially in the past few years. What was once focused on specialty crops and other niche markets is now moving into row crops. That said, the market is still relatively young, leaving plenty of room for confusion and skepticism.   At WinField Un...
Close up of corn at tassle.

Use Response-To Fungicide Scores to Make Data-Based Decisions

Nov 16, 2022 | Answer Plot
Whether selecting which hybrids to plant or determining which fields to spray with fungicide, use response-to fungicide (RTF) scores to help inform your decisions. RTF scores can help you make tailored, hybrid-specific choices based on years of reliable yield data. The Value of ...
WinField United advisor discussing hybrid decisions with a grower.

3 Ways Data Can Help Shape Hybrid Decisions

Nov 01, 2022 | Answer Plot
Making good seed decisions starts with leveraging reliable, quality data. Ideally, this means fusing national data with highly localized data from your region or your farm specifically. Employ these three data-driven strategies to help ensure you are using the most relevant infor...
Farmer planting soybean seed treated with Warden® CX II seed treatment.

The Latest Innovation in Soybean Seed Treatments

Oct 20, 2022 | Answer Plot
How much time and thought do you put into your seed treatment decisions? If you’re like many growers, probably not too much. Seed treatments are critical for starting your soybean season off successfully. If you have a healthy root system in June, you have the opportunity t...