Jul23FriJuly 23, 2021
During the 2021 growing season we will be documenting the performance of many of our hybrids throughout each stage of growth.
Watch as our agronomists detail the state and progress of each hybrid. Here is the first series from early July.
Jul22ThuJuly 22, 2021
The PRIDE Seeds product line is derived for a global breeding and testing program designed to develop and select best-in-class corn hybrids. Matching best-in-class genetics with farm-best trait and treatment technologies optimizes and mitigates many of the risks associated with crop production.
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July 8, 2021 Matt Chapple
Enlist Soybeans, what does that really mean? Watch this video with Matt Chapple and Amanda Craven as they talk about PRIDE EN Soybeans.
July 8, 2021 Amanda Craven
Check out the video as Matt Chapple and Amanda Craven talk about fungicide applications in your corn crop. Why you would do it, when you would do it, and what is being accomplished by doing it.
July 2, 2021 Jean-François Foley
It is sometimes difficult to control certain weeds, even with glyphosate. What can explain the low effectiveness of glyphosate?
Often the cause is too late application. Two problematic weeds at this level are lambsquarters and velvetleaf.
REASON: These 2 weeds have a high calcium content, which may...
Hot and dry conditions seem to be continuing across the Prairies this summer, it is important to understand how corn uses water throughout the season.
June 30, 2021 Jean-François Foley
As seen during visits in June 2021.
This insect was reported in eastern Quebec last year and was detected in several new areas this spring, including Nicolet. The adult moth was able to lay its eggs last fall, and the mild winter may have contributed to the survival of the eggs. Young larvae attack the foliage of several plants...
This syndrome occurs in young corn plants and is attributed to limited or simply absent development of the nodal roots.
Various factors are involved:
1. Shallow planting
Seed MUST be sown to a MINIMUM depth of 1.5 inches to ensure that nodal roots grow 3 4 inch below the soil surface. Excessive or absent moisture will cause the death...
Jun15TueJune 15, 2021 Sara Meidlinger
Staging corn plants correctly is essential for understanding and assessing crop development, and when make herbicide, fungicide, and fertility applications and recommendations. It is important to know the difference between each method as different companies use different methods to make application recommendations.
Before discussing the...
Jun9WedJune 9, 2021
Corn growth stages are divided into two – vegetative growth and reproductive growth. Vegetative growth begins with emergence and ends with tassel emergence. Reproductive growth begins quickly after tassel emergence and ends with physiological maturity. This newsletter will focus on the six stages of reproductive growth grain fill (R1...