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Ground Work 2021: Alabama Soybeans Filling Pods as Harvest Season Begins

Wendy YeagerSep 29, 2021

Our crops are maturing, and that means fall fieldwork is just getting started. With our crop rotation, that means we are managing crops in a…

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Ground Work 2021: Managing Disease and Insect Pressure in Alabama Soybeans

Wendy YeagerSep 1, 2021

It’s the time of year when diseases and insects invade our growing crops. All the crops are growing well and we are currently looking good…

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Ground Work 2021: Soybeans – and Other Crops – Blooming in Alabama

Wendy YeagerJul 30, 2021

Our soybeans, and the rest of our crops, are looking good so far this season. This month, we have had adequate rainfall every few weeks…

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Ground Work 2021: Crops Progressing in Alabama

Wendy YeagerJun 23, 2021

We finished planting our full-season crops by the end of May. Then we started harvesting winter wheat on June 1. However, after cutting just one semi-load, rain and wet…

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Ground Work 2021: Alabama Planting Season

Wendy YeagerMay 18, 2021

We continue to be a bit behind on spring fieldwork because of rain and wet fields, but we are making progress. In late April and…

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Ground Work 2021: Making Progress Between Alabama Rains

Wendy YeagerApr 16, 2021

We have gotten quite a bit of rain this spring. That means our fields are wet, so getting them ready for planting is going slower…