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Benefits of Enlist E3™ Soybeans

By Ron Friesen A new soybean trait to Western Canada will give growers another tool in the ongoing struggle against herbicide resistant weeds. Enlist E3™ soybeans contain traits which provide… Read more

How Soybeans Can Help You This Spring

By Andrea Hilderman Preparing for the 2020 growing season has its challenges due largely to an incredibly ugly 2019 fall. Growers are making final decisions for the upcoming season, so… Read more

Choices to Help the Bottom Line

By Geoff Geddes For farmers, the bottom line must be top of mind, so when you talk about the best soybean varieties and corn hybrids for 2020, they are all… Read more

In Search of the Perfect Seed

By Geoff Geddes All growers have that moment where they find the magic seed offering bountiful harvests and wealth; then the alarm rings and they wake up. While the concept… Read more

Floury Leafy Silage Corn

By Sarah Green For many farmers, choosing a silage corn hybrid is an important decision. When considering the factors of yield potential, leaf area, and kernel type, not all corn… Read more

The Corn Harvest

By Andrea Hilderman The corn may not be quite “as high as an elephant’s eye,” but harvest is fast approaching. Knowing when it’s time to harvest will ensure a top-quality… Read more

Interest Growing in New Crop Rotations

By Geoff Geddes Marketers have learned that overused phrases like “new and improved” make consumers tune out. Yet when talk turns to new and improved corn and soybean varieties, and… Read more

Soybeans, The First Stages

By Ron Friesen One to three weeks after seeding, soybean growers begin scouting their fields for early signs about the health of emerging seedlings. If cotyledons are clean, hypocotyls are… Read more