Federated is proud to share the success of Osceola, WI, farmers Donald and Nancy Hasselquist, who this month took home the grand prize for alfalfa production in a contest sponsored by Winfield United,
Dawn Meelberg is celebrating 20 years with Federated Co-ops. Dawn is the one in the blue, trying to hide behind the balloons. Congratulations Dawn on 20 years of outstanding service!
"It seems like it gets earlier every year," said Craig Loen, Federated agronomist at the Osceola location, and "once again it is time for ordering seed," he said.
Knowing what to plant isn't as easy
Kevin Carlson, Federated's senior agronomist, offered this reminder: "As fields are harvested, give us a call to take soil samples. It's quick and easy once the crops are off. This important crop mana
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Post-harvest lime applications are the best, according to Tim Stelter, Federated agronomist at the Osceola location. "As soon as you get the crop off, before you till it, apply lime," he said, adding
Whether it's for weed control or to prepare a field for a different crop next season, fall burndown programs will help lighten the workload when spring rolls in.
Fall burndown also can provide better
As fall fertilizer plans take shape, it's time to make sure soil sample results are current. "If you don't have a good and recent soil sample," said Kevin Carlson, Federated's senior agronomist, "it's