AgVenture Regional Update - Spring 2013

May 21, 2013 - Submitted by Warren McDonald, from AgVenture Gray's Seed, Fairland, Indiana

Evaluating even emergence timing.  This photo shows what a floating row cleaner will do by moving all of the clods out of the row and placing the seed in an evenly planted environment, even in less than optimum field conditions following tillage where the ground was worked too deep causing a floating row cleaner to furrow a little.  This field emerged within 12 hours of all seedlings.

Deer Damage... factors beyond our control.  These two deer trampled about 30% of a row for 1/8 of mile