Matt Case Jr. - Hinckley, Illinois
Rainfall:Northern Illinois weather has been warmer during day and night vs. last week. Last week was cooler during the day and at night got chilly. This week has brought foggy mornings, hot and humid day time temps, and warm weather during night time hours. Rain showers received in Northern Illinois this week have been scattered. Reported rainfall for our area has been 0.0-0.5".
Corn: Corn kernels are continuing to dent here in Dekalb County with kernel milk making its way towards the cob. Northern Illinois fields have plenty of water and are enjoying this weeks warm weather which will help the crops flourish till the finish.
Soybeans: Soybeans planted during ideal seed bed conditions grew tall and stacked lots of pods on the way with exceptional node placement/ spacing. ProHarvest varieties flexed their muscles this year, standing up to the rain showers and wet spring planting conditions.
Cover Crop: Farmers utilizing ProHarvests Cover 365- yield strategy will soon reap their increased bushels In The Field, at harvest. ProHarvest cover crops Improve soil structure, lessen soil compaction, suppress weeds, reduces soil compaction, and my personal favorite.. scavenge Nutrients. Improve your soils APH by 10%, let's get started today on your tailored 365-day yield strategy. -Let's break those yield barriers down together!
ProHarvest Seeds is dedicated to bringing growers the newest genetics, the most elite trait packages, and the highest pedigree of seed treatments available on the market. I enjoy talking with and learning from, ProHarvest knowledgeable and dedicated team. Have a great Labor Day weekend everyone, I will see you In The Field.