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Melissa McDonald

Agronomy: Use Data Wisely for Seed Selection

A successful 2015 crop starts now as you finalize seed selections. Choosing the right varieties impacts your farm perhaps more than any other decision, which makes this task a critical one. The data-driven world we live in both helps and hinders this selection process. Growers have plenty of data to determine which the highest-yielding product is in any given year. However, looking only at one data point, such as yield rank, might not reflect true performance of a product relative to its best placement and usage. All the data we see this time of year make it challenging to [...]

By |December 30, 2014|
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