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2012 Wisconsin Corn Hybrid Performance Trials

2012 Wisconsin Corn Hybrid Performance Trials Joe Lauer, Kent Kohn, and Thierno Diallo Every year, the University of Wisconsin-Extension and the University of Wisconsin – Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences conduct a corn evaluation program in cooperation with … Continue reading

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To Rotate, or Not to Rotate – What Are You Going to Do in 2013?

To Rotate, or Not to Rotate – What Are You Going to Do in 2013? Joe Lauer, Corn Agronomist Crop rotation is a universal management practice that has been recognized and exploited for centuries and is a proven process that … Continue reading

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Demonstration/Strip Trials – What should you learn from them?

Demonstration/Strip Trials – What should you learn from them? Joe Lauer, Corn Agronomist The drought experienced this year has been unique. Drought occurs somewhere in Wisconsin nearly every production season. What has been unique this year is how widespread the … Continue reading

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First Announcement for the 2013 Wisconsin Corn Conferences

First Announcement for the 2013 Wisconsin Corn Conferences Joe Lauer, Corn Agronomist Hold the dates of January 22-24, 2013 for the Wisconsin Corn Conferences Profitable corn production is extremely important to Wisconsin agriculture. Farmers today must be well informed about … Continue reading

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Will we have enough corn?

Will we have enough corn? Joe Lauer, University of Wisconsin Corn Agronomist I have been getting questions about the impact of the drought on corn production from this year’s crop. It is still too early to predict the success of … Continue reading

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Corn Pollination: How to determine success under stress (video)

Dr. Joe Lauer, University of Wisconsin Corn Agronomist, takes you into the field to show you how to determine if pollination has occurred using the ear shake test. By knowing if pollination has been successful or not, a grower can … Continue reading

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Drought Management Information for Corn Growers

Drought Management Information for Corn Growers Joe Lauer has posted several new articles to his blog containing drought management information. You can find links to each of the articles below. We have reprinted one of the articles following the links. … Continue reading

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New video helps with corn replanting descisions

Dr. Joe Lauer, University of Wisconsin Agronomy Department and UWEX, takes you into the field to show you how to evaluate your newly planted stand of corn to help determine if you would benefit by replanting. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NDc-eGXk2P0[/youtube]   1. Determine … Continue reading

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Patience When Thinking about Planting Corn this Year

Patience When Thinking about Planting Corn this Year Joe Lauer, Corn Agronomist The weather this year has many farmers and agronomists wondering, “What if?” What if I had planted in March? What if I plant before crop insurance kicks in … Continue reading

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University of Wisconsin Crop Variety and Hybrid Trial Results

University of Wisconsin Crop Variety and Hybrid Trial Results Joe Lauer Every year, the University of Wisconsin Extension-Madison and College of Agricultural and Life Sciences conduct a corn evaluation program, in cooperation with the Wisconsin Crop Improvement Association. The purpose … Continue reading

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