Agronomy eUpdate January 31st, 2020

Issue 783

Topdressing canola: How to maximize the benefits

Maximize the benefits of topdress fertilizer applications to winter canola by following the proper guidelines. Producers should make topdress applications with consideration for the environmental conditions, nutrients needed, and application method. Learn more about this common practice from K-State's canola breeder, Mike Stamm.

canola topdress 

Review of herbicide label requirements: Enlist One and Enlist Duo

This is the third article in the series reviewing unique or updated label requirements for key agronomic herbicides. Keep in mind that instructions printed on the herbicide label supersede this information. Some of the unique label requirements when using Enlist One or Enlist Duo are discussed in this article from Dr. Sarah Lancaster.

drift label requirements Enlist herbicides 

2019 Kansas Performance Tests with soybean varieties report now available

The results are in for the 2019 Kansas Performance Tests with soybean varieties. Soybean performance tests are conducted each year to provide information on the relative performance of new and established varieties and brands at several locations in Kansas. The online version of this publication is now available.

soybean Performance Tests  

It is not too late to attend a K-State Corn School

The last 3 of the six Corn Management Schools kick off during the first week of February. It's not too late to make plans to attend of these schools, with locations in northeast, north central, and northwest Kansas. Each school is free to attend and a lunch will be provided.

Corn Schools