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October 12, 2020
“The more efficient we can make ourselves and our customers the better,” says Ben Huber. “Whether it’s aerial imaging, nutrient stewardship technologies, or other innovative practices, our priorities within the AgValidity and MiField programs are to mitigate risk for our customers. We vet these products and practices and partner with our customers to learn what works and what doesn’t before attempting to scale these things to the whole field or farm level. There is so much new technology in the marketplace it can be hard for farmers to separate what can generate real ROI from what’s just another cost. We can test the best of this technology out on a broad basis and help identify the advantages and challenges. That way farmers aren’t losing a whole season by testing something that may not provide them the best solution.”
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September 15, 2020
Choosing the right hydraulic fluid can pay dividends. But there is a lot to know in making a good decision. Viscosity, wear protection, water handling capabilities, foam suppression and oxidation resistance are among the most important considerations.
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September 15, 2020
The use of self-feeders has been long practiced in the beef industry for a variety of different types of operations and compliment the no roughage programs at Insight FS. They allow producers more schedule flexibly by reducing labor by 4.5 times that of bunk feeding, and can be handmade from wood, metal, or plastic. In addition to reducing labor, they limit feed waste by reducing the amount of feed spoilage.
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September 15, 2020
Animals kept in good body condition, health, and on a good plane of nutrition will yield a higher percentage of lamb and kid crop. For more information on sheep and goat supplements tailored to your farm, visit with an Insight FS Feed Specialist!
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September 15, 2020
Haylage is coming in and the corn silage harvest will be here before we know it. Weather, harvest speed, fuel cost, compaction, machinery needs, labor, maintenance cost and many other matters you considered as you harvest. Here are six keys to review to help you make the best stored forages you can.
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September 15, 2020
Fall is a season of transition and an important time to evaluate the quality of forage available for your horse and whether the grain ration is appropriate and adequate to meet your horse’s nutrient requirements. Learn more about what to be aware of for your horse's nutritional needs as we head into winter.
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September 11, 2020
A Pre-Season Grain Bin and Equipment Check List
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September 04, 2020
Nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium usually come to mind first when growers think of critical nutrients for their corn or soybeans. But environmental changes in sulfur levels are causing growers to rethink their nutrient management plans. Learn more.
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September 02, 2020
GROWMARK Inc., an agricultural cooperative serving retailers, businesses, cooperatives, and customers in the U.S. and Canada, has announced today that their FS Wheat product line has been rebranded as FS InSPIRE Wheat.
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July 30, 2020
For many years, the trusted 55 gallon drum has been the most common container for lubricants.. However, mishandling drums can turn high performance lubricants into worthless waste oil. Proper storage and handling techniques are the solution and help prevent it.