Delayed Planting Articles
Published on September 5, 2019
Due to persisting wet conditions, the drainage field day in Lenawee County has been postponed to June 24-25, 2020.
Published on September 4, 2019
One challenge this year is wondering whether the corn crop will mature before frost and what to do with it if it does not. This is an opportune year for cash crop producers and livestock producers to be talking with one another about feed options.
Published on August 29, 2019
Much of wheat’s yield potential is determined at planting. To attain top yields, timely planting coupled with appropriate seeding rates can be critical for ensuring an even and uniform stand.
Eaton County farmer forum on Sept. 5 to discuss resources available to farms affected by weather conditions
Published on August 28, 2019
Farmers can learn what assistance is available and how to mitigate potential financial pitfalls due to delayed or unplanted acreage.
Michigan State University agricultural economists discuss possible effects of wet spring and delayed planting on food prices
Published on August 27, 2019
David Ortega and Jim Hilker, faculty in MSU’s Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, say impacts of delayed planting on food costs likely won’t be known until after the fall harvest.