Funded by the Illinois Soybean Association checkoff program.

Jon Perkins

Agronomy: New Soybean Management Discoveries

Wow, what a year the 2015 season has been! From the start, farmers were challenged by weather events that staggered early season growth. We were no different at Beck’s new Southern Illinois Practical Farm Research site in Effingham. Transitioning from a traditional farm that still had cattle and chickens on it in April, to a full-fledged research farm was a huge accomplishment in a short amount of time. Like others in the area, we experienced excessive rainfall events in the months of May and June. The conditions we faced led to an opportunity to test Yield Center’s 360 Y-DROP® on [...]

By |November 24, 2015|
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