News

  • Precipitation totals

    Southwest Michigan field crop update – Sept. 3, 2020

    Published on September 3, 2020

    Cooler temperatures with greater chances of precipitation in the coming week will help with grain fill, but these conditions may also increase the likelihood of further disease progression.

  • Truck dumping soybeans. All photos by Zeeland Farm Services

    Understanding soybean discount schedules

    Published on September 3, 2020

    Understanding soybean discount schedules can help producers minimize shrink and discount deductions and increase net payments received on delivered soybean loads.

  • East Michigan fruit update – Sept. 2, 2020

    Published on September 2, 2020

    Much needed rain moved over the region in the past week. Apple harvest for fall varieties has started. Brown marmorated stink bug feeding damage in apples is more common.