LATEST NEWS FROM Planting

13:46PM May 08, 2019

May 20 is the Magic Date for Planting Progress

Clinton Griffiths
AgDay Anchor, Executive Producer
Commodity market analysts say regardless of the hype around late planting, the numbers on May 20 will tell the true story about the 2019 crop.
12:14PM May 07, 2019

Man’s Best Friend Keeps Farmers Company During #Plant19

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
While many farmers await planting, their best friends are loyally at their sides. Dogs are a staple for many farm families.
Young corn plants
10:10AM May 03, 2019

Late Planting: Can You Plant Lower Corn Populations?

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
As planting dates for many producers are pushed into May, the soil is warming and you might wonder if that gives you flexibility in corn planting populations.
22:24PM May 02, 2019

Fields Still Under Water In Western Iowa

Betsy Jibben
National Reporter
AgDay national reporter Betsy Jibben takes us to Crescent, Iowa for the latest I-80 Planting Tour. She talks with Don Rief, a farmer in Crescent, Iowa and Mike Naig, the
14:42PM May 02, 2019

Late Planting May Provide Opportunities

Clinton Griffiths
AgDay Anchor, Executive Producer
The impacts of late planting may roll over into other sectors of the ag industry.
11:13AM May 02, 2019

Planting Delays Knock Items Off ‘Honey Do’ Lists

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
While planting delays are seldom desirable, many farmers are making the most of this time. From spending more quality time with family, to catching up on shop projects, these farmers
11:31AM May 01, 2019

FJ Pulse: 42% of Farmers Can Plant Their Fields in Under 10 Days

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
If, and it’s a big if, weather cooperates farmers can plant corn and soybeans at breakneck speeds, according to a recent Farm Journal Pulse poll.