Resist the temptation! DO NOT allow the chance to sell 2021 soybeans for $17.00 impact the production potential of your 2022 wheat. Even at todays prices, it takes a very large increase in soy yield to replace the net revenue decrease in your following wheat crop if you delay planting this fall.
Winter Wheat was likely Plan A, but Mother Nature may have squashed that idea… Now, could Spring Wheat work on your soil? The effects of 2019 crop season will ripple into the next few crop years, that is for sure. Whether you had soybean harvest in December; any unmarketable or unharvested crop; or unfinished field work …
Growing Great Wheat Begins With Selection of Proper Soy Maturity “What is YOUR Wheat Bean?” Pardon? What IS a Wheat Bean…? A New GMO crop option? (No, please do not leave this page to perform a Google search, is won’t help you as it is a made up term.) In my last five years as …
Spring Wheat acres in Ontario have always trended like a bit of a roller coaster. 2018 crop saw an average amount of acres grown, but some huge variation in yields. 2019 is setting up to be a year for increased acres as many farmers consider to include it in their rotation. There will be demand for the wheat, there will be demand for the straw, READ ON for thoughts to see if it is a fit for you, and to set your acres up for success.
Becoming a serious wheat producer starts with capturing the “low hanging fruit”. When it comes to increasing the yield potential of a wheat crop, one of the top five management strategies is planting date. Planting an early maturing crop this spring will ensure the wheat can get planted in an “early window” to gain those extra bushels. However, are we giving up soybean yield? Read more to find out!
#Povertygrass…what crop is that? Two top notch producers shared their reasons why they are Winning with Wheat at FarmSmart 2018 a couple weeks ago in Guelph. Learn how John and Dave are making wheat a profitable crop in their operation and the reasons why it is an integral part to their crop rotation.