FieldTalk - Pride Seeds

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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
The purpose of this special project was to evaluate corn silage yield and quality when different hybrid types (silage specific (SS) and dual purpose (DP)) are planted at different populations. 
Corn silaging season is quickly approaching in the Canadian Prairies. As this is a busy time for farmers and retails, below are a few quick tips to consider when cutting your corn silage crop. Tips #1: Harvest at the correct moisture • Ideal whole plant moisture for harvest: 62-68% moisture (38-32% dry matter). • 62-68% moisture range