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A great week for soybean harvest

A look at the long-term forecast shows the possibility for a lot of progress with soybean harvest across Ohio this week. In this week’s DuPont Pioneer Field Report, the Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins visits with Territory Manager David Miller (Fairfield, Perry, Licking, Knox, Muskingum and Coshocton Counties) about early yield results, crop conditions and [...]

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The cost of cutting low moisture soybeans

Many farmers across the Buckeye State are making a lot of progress when it comes to harvesting soybeans. The hot, dry early fall weather is causing the moisture levels of soybeans to be lower than they should be for optimum yield. In this week’s DuPont Pioneer Field Report, the Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins visits [...]

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Early Ohio harvest yields are respectable

This week for the DuPont Pioneer Field Report, the Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins visits with Account Manager Lisa Worl. In the part of Ohio that she covers, Mercer and Auglaize Counties, harvest is underway and early yield numbers are very respectable.

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Upcoming warmer weather just what Ohio corn is needing

No matter what part of the state you are in, chances are the corn is behind schedule and looking for as many heat units as possible as it reaches maturity. For this week’s DuPont Pioneer Field Report, Account Manager Ben Murphy says the warmer weather in the forecast is much needed for corn in his [...]

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Premature crop death and yield impacts

Although the growing season is winding down as fall approaches, some corn and soybean plants may be a little more brown than they should be. With a lack of moisture, some crops are dying prematurely. What impact will this have on final yields? The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins finds out from Kyle Poling in [...]

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Farm Bill Roundtable held in Ohio

Recently, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, convened a roundtable to get input from Ohio farmers as he helps write the 2018 Farm Bill. Brown was joined by farmers from agricultural organizations including the Ohio Corn and Wheat Growers Association, the Ohio Soybean Association, the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, [...]

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Ohio crops need warmer weather and rain

As the end of August nears so does the end of the 2017 growing season for corn and soybeans. Tate Cockerill, a DuPont Pioneer Account Manager, visits with the Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins about what crops need as they finish up and about new technology being used with Encirca Services that will help growers [...]

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Things to consider before silage harvest

For DuPont Pioneer Account Manager Trent Brisby’s territory in Northwest Ohio, the time to chop silage is just around the corner. He visits with the Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins about things to think about before silage harvest begins. He also covers the variability of crops in his area and reveals an update to the [...]

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Making agriculture more visible

Support for agriculture and rural communities not only comes from within these communities, but from outside communities as well. Farm Credit Mid-America is working to make agriculture visible outside rural and farming communities in an effort to bolster support for the industry. The Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins visits with Farm Credit Mid-America’s Tara Durbin [...]

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Is it too late for a fungicide application on soybeans?

Over the past week, DuPont Pioneer Field Agronomist Jonah Johnson has been getting calls from growers asking if it is too late for a fungicide application on soybeans. His gives the Ohio Ag Net’s Ty Higgins the answer to that question in this week’s DuPont Pioneer Field Report.

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