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Thu, Dec 5, 2013
Many of the individual farmers working with the Iowa Soybean Association On-Farm Network® have accumulated data from their own on-farm studies on a number of different topics, from nitrogen rates, form, timing, and application method, to the value of nematode resistant soybean varieties, and much more.
Thu, Nov 28, 2013
In less than five weeks, 2013 will be history…and it’s definitely one for the record books. We at the ISA On-Farm Network® hope you’ve had a successful harvest and wish you a Happy Thanksgiving.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013
Saturated soils proved to be a challenge for Iowa farmers this past spring. Iowa had 726,350 prevented planting acres according to the November 1, 2013 FSA prevented acres report. More than 619,000 intended corn acres and about 107,000 soybean intended acres were reported as not planted here in Iowa.
Thu, Nov 14, 2013
Based on the science assessment in the Iowa Nutrient Reduction Strategy, cover crops offer the best chance of any single practice farmers could do to keep soil and nitrates out of Iowa surface waters.