Season-Long Corn Management

Achieving high-yielding corn requires a comprehensive management plan - from pre-planting all the way to grain fill and beyond.

START:
May 24, 2019
DURATION:
52
ID:
Season-Long Corn Management

INSTRUCTORS:

Corey Klaphake
West Central Distribution

Achieving high-yielding corn requires a comprehensive management plan – from pre-planting all the way to grain fill and beyond. This is to ensure a fast and uniform emergence of plants, ultimately resulting in high-yielding acres.

In this course you will focus on key growth stages:

  1. Pre-Planting
  2. At Planting
  3. Early Post Emergence
  4. Late Post Emergence

The presentation will highlight management considerations for each stage, including weed control, fertility, growth regulators, and disease and insect control.

Course lessons:

  •  Early-Season Corn Management (52 min)

By successfully completely this 52-minute course you will be able to share with your customers:

  • Why pre-planting field management is important to a successful growing season.
  • What plants might be left behind in the field, and how to encourage fast and uniform plant emergence.
  • How to control weeds during each management stage.
  • Fertility highlights, including when to use starter fertilizers.
  • The value of crop enhancement products.

Supplemental materials include:

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LIFT Ag Academy

The LIFT Ag Academy is brought to you by West Central Distribution and its partners. This educational resource is offered to West Central's retailers to help them grow their businesses by understanding the agronomic issues their customers face.