Nov9WedHundreds of Farmers have realized some of the greatest benefits of the Program during the farm oper November 9, 2016
- Time saved from reduced dry application can save many hours, even days, during seeding.
- There is often more space in the seed tanks for seed.
- The starter effect of ALPINE G22 ® typically saves additional days to emergence and, even more importantly, the crop is even and vigorous.
- An even crop can be critical where crop rotations make...
Harvest is upon us. Some of our test plots are off already. Be sure to ask your ALPINE representative for all our trial work from this year and past years. We have built our product line on test plots and demonstration plots over 35 years Terry
Check your pulse fields and know the difference. Heard from a customer they were mistaken in their weed problems got me looking at mine, and had the same issue.
Sow Thistle left, Prickly Lettuce right photo: CropWeb™ by UNIVAR
Spines in the midvien of Prickly Lettuce photo: CropWeb™ by...
As in most sales jobs having customers believe in the product you are selling is the best reward and leads to more satisfied customers. I am happy to share one such story from a customer and a consulting agronomist, Steve Larocque http: beyondagronomy.com .
Accidental trial shows importance of P in furrow
There are two crops that I find...
With the forecast for cold temperatures and the risk or incidences of frost, many producers may be concerned about damage on their canola that may be out of the ground. The temperature at which frost injury occurs varies with; growth stage, moisture content and the length of time the temperature remains below freezing. Low temperatures...
Here we are again starting a new crop year from the Peace Country. Spring has come early this year with seeding about three weeks ahead of last year. The weather here has been extremely warm this spring with temperatures in the high 20’s at times. Due to this seeding has progressed quite fast with some area in the Peace Country 95%...
The season is upon us in the PNW. First time experiencing 30% of the acres already in Winter wheat being sprayed with herbicide fertility before the seeding of the spring crops takes off. It has been an interesting adjustment to the critical timing this season, as the weather has been so mild, fields have dried up, and spraying and...
Make sure you circulate your ALPINE tanks if it has been stored over winter Using air at about 7 psi works well – 1 hr per 3000 gals Any questions call your ALPINE DSM - Terry
Not so many years ago when we looked at soil tests micronutrients weren’t an issue. Going through all the soil tests I did last fall, every one of them is lacking in some kind of micro. With our different practices in farming and the larger yields that are being taken off these days we have depleted our soils of these valuable...
As we find ourselves planning for the upcoming growing year, there are many different events to take part in.
Trade shows, grower meetings, retail calls, sales rep calls, and the infamous coffee shop discussions are all a wealth of information to help make decisions for your farm in the upcoming year.
As a farmer, you will find there are many...