When it comes to your stored grain, what’s it worth to you? If you’ve stored grain before, you know how quickly conditions can change inside your bin, and that a bin monitoring system allows you to be responsive to those changes. If you’re using old cables with a handheld device where you have to walk… Read More

Seed is the most vital input on any farm, as without a seed we do not have our desired crop.  While there are several factors that will affect seed germination and seedling survival we will focus on in-furrow nutrition impacts on the crop.  Early nutrition for the developing seedling is important, however we can be… Read More

Welcome to Episode 3 of the Canola PODcast, sponsored by InVigor® hybrid canola from BASF. This podcast series features a number of different guests and experts discussing what tools InVigor hybrid canola and BASF can offer growers to have a successful season. In this episode, host Shaun Haney tackles the top steps to seasonal success… Read More

Technology should make tasks easier, faster or more secure — and options for managing farm information and data should do the same. In this interview, RealAg Radio host Shaun Haney and April Popadynec, Product Specialist with FCC AgExpert, explore the value of digitizing farm information, records, and data. As Popadynec explains, having digital, shareable information means a… Read More

Not if we have anything to say about it. Rain or shine, disease or weeds, every canola season boils down to a single number: yield. Throughout a growing season, many management practices are applied to help increase the yield potential of your crop. But this potential only translates to yield after it’s harvested. For canola… Read More

Welcome to Episode 2 of the Canola PODcast, sponsored by InVigor® hybrid canola from BASF. This podcast series features a number of different guests and experts to discuss what tools InVigor hybrid canola and BASF can offer growers to have a successful season. This second episode is focused on disease management strategies for blackleg and… Read More

You’ve invested time and money in your fields, protecting your crop doesn’t stop after harvest. Whether you’ve had a hot, dry harvest or a wet one, knowing storage and aeration best practices will help you maximize your profits. “It’s important to understand the temperature and moisture conditions within your bin at all times and to… Read More

Today’s progressive grower has access to more technology than ever before. From advanced computers in tractors and temperature and moisture sensors to aerial crop scouting and digital data record books, farmers are equipped to handle nearly everything on the farm. Yet, they look to trusted advisors and retailers like you and your team every day… Read More

Smart Nutrition MAP+MST® is the latest, most efficient system for delivering sulfur and phosphate to meet your crop’s needs and maximize production. As with any new technology, we understand you probably have lots of questions—and we’re here to answer them. From transporting to blending, we’re digging into the top four myths about the fertilizer characteristics… Read More

Welcome to the very first episode of the Canola PODcast sponsored by InVigor® hybrid canola from BASF! This episode is called “Shake it, rattle it, roll it” and features Canadian InVigor Lead Blaine Woycheshin, and long-time InVigor grower Nicolea Dow. Why are we calling this episode “Shake it, rattle it, roll it”? Well, as Woycheshin explains, it… Read More

When you invest hard-earned dollars into farm technologies, like variable rate technology (VRT), you want to see that value returned to your pockets. But the ways that value shows up are many, and not always so plain to see. When using VRT, return on investment (ROI) measurement is often a quantitative, numbers-driven conversation that requires… Read More

Regardless of industry, inventory management plays a critical role in your business’ success. Inventory management is used to monitor how goods move through the supply chain, meet customer demand, and generate revenue. In farming, accurate inventory management can elevate an operation from producer to strategic partner. Growers who accurately and consistently capture the quantity, quality,… Read More

How does the old saying go, “What’s good for the goose is good for the gander”? While that might hold true for certain aspects of farm life, when it comes to crop protection products nothing could be farther from the truth. The truth is, whether your operation spans 1,200 acres or 12,000, when it comes… Read More