All Posts by Eric Ifft

Delayed Planting and Soybean Weed Control

May 24, 2019

Weed Management

The wet spring has delayed more than planting. Weed control plans are in jeopardy, too.

My “Never See a Weed” Philosophy for Soybeans

April 23, 2019

Weed Management

In the past, it was common to use herbicides that do NOT provide residual control for controlling weeds in soybeans.

Winter Annual Pressure Starts in Fall

November 06, 2018

Weed Management

Winter annuals germinate in the fall, so start your control program in the fall.

Why are our soybeans so far ahead?

July 11, 2018

Planting Agronomy

Soybean development is ahead of schedule

Liberty Application Procedures

June 19, 2018

Weed Management

The number of acres planted to LibertyLink® soybeans has grown significantly in 2018 and I want to thank all of you who plant LibertyLink beans as an alternative to traditional glyphosate beans. Here is a list Bayer uses to help growers be successful with Liberty herbicide application technology.

Early Soybean Scouting

May 21, 2018

Planting Agronomy

Top 3 things to look for when scouting newly-emerged soybeans.

Spring Pre-emergence Herbicide Applications

April 28, 2018

Weed Management

Is it time to apply my pre-emergence herbicide?

Facts about Nematodes

March 09, 2018

Planting Agronomy

Nematodes are a fact of life whether you grow corn or soybeans or other crops.

Reconsidering Surfactants

March 02, 2018

Planting Agronomy

Are you adding additional surfactant to your herbicide package?

Treating Seed is Even More Important Today

February 20, 2018

Planting Agronomy

Soybean seed treatment adoption continues to expand and become a more important decision, what has changed?