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    "Brag About Your Tag" Live Deer Plot Has Been Planted
    Jun 12, 2018 | Country Visions
    Friday, June 1st the ground finally dried up enough that we were able to work up the ground the evening before and plant the deer plot seed in the ground!
    Is Creeping Charlie Creeping In on Your Lawn?
    Is Creeping Charlie Creeping In on Your Lawn?
    Jun 04, 2018 | Country Visions
    Is your lawn full of yellow and purple flowers right now?  While some people welcome the colors the presence of Creeping Charlie (ground ivy) and dandelions drives others crazy. 
    Country Visions Receives Honorary Member Award From Random Lake FFA
    Country Visions Receives Honorary Member Award From Random Lake FFA
    May 23, 2018 | Country Visions
    Country Visions Cooperative believes in supporting the next generation of agriculture. We were happy to accept the Honorary Member award from the Random Lake FFA Chapter at their FFA banquet on May 23, 2018.
    How to Maintain a Horse Pasture
    How to Maintain a Horse Pasture
    May 07, 2018 | Country Visions
    Stocking Rate - The recommendation is one horse per 2 acres. Grazing - Generally, wait until the grass is 8-10” tall before your horses begin grazing. An easy way to check the height of the grass is to put a water bottle on the ground...
    Food Plot Early Thoughts
    Food Plot Early Thoughts
    Apr 30, 2018 | Country Visions
    Have big bucks on your mind? Are you considering putting in a food plot? Here are some things you may want to think of beforehand.
    Effects of the Snow Storm
    Effects of the Snow Storm
    Apr 25, 2018 | Country Visions
    There is light at the end of the tunnel. Spring is underway with temperatures increasing after blizzard Evelyn made an appearance this past week.  Throughout the growing area anywhere from 18 to 30” of snow piled up over a 48 hour period as well as much of the area spent the...
    We Still Have Chicks!
    We Still Have Chicks!
    Apr 25, 2018 | Country Visions
    Did you hear what everyone is flocking about? Even though Chick Days is over, you still can get chicks and all of your chicken needs through the coop. Read more here.
    We Moved to Plymouth
    We Moved to Plymouth
    Apr 24, 2018 | Country Visions
    Have you heard the News? We have moved into our New Plymouth Facility. Read more here.
    10 Step Planter Maintenance Checklist
    10 Step Planter Maintenance Checklist
    Apr 17, 2018 | Country Visions
    Is maintaining your equipment a priority on your farm? Here are the 10 steps you should take when preparing your planter for spring.

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    Gear Up for Fall Burndown Now
    Gear Up for Fall Burndown Now
    Jul 20, 2018 | Answer Plot
    Clean fields in the spring. On-time planting. Fewer pest havens. These are just a few of the benefits of an effective fall burndown. It’s not too early to think about your burndown strategy and consult your local trusted advisor about how to limit next season’s...
    Make the Most of Your Alfalfa Quality Testing
    Make the Most of Your Alfalfa Quality Testing
    Jul 19, 2018 | Answer Plot
    There are many variables involved in testing for forage quality. Here are a few basics of forage testing and what you should look for — and expect — when sending samples to the lab in order to receive the most accurate results and a fair price for your crop.  
    Tools Make Seed Selection More Strategic
    Tools Make Seed Selection More Strategic
    Jul 17, 2018 | Answer Tech
    Selecting the right hybrids and varieties for your fields is a task that requires more than a gut feeling to accomplish. Having data that shows what conditions and management practices can optimize that seed to its full potential is critical for a successful harvest.  ...
    Calibrate Your Nutrient Management
    Calibrate Your Nutrient Management
    Jul 13, 2018 | Answer Tech
    Have you ever received results of an early-season tissue test that indicated your corn was low on nitrogen? If so, did you wonder if it was because you didn’t apply enough or because the plant roots weren’t big enough to take up the nitrogen that you applied...
    7 Ways to Turn Data Into a Prescription
    7 Ways to Turn Data Into a Prescription
    Jul 13, 2018 | Answer Tech
    Effective in-season management of inputs like nutrients and crop protection products can help you promote crop health, foster sustainability, and achieve optimal ROI and yield potential at harvest.   The R7® Tool uses data from nearly 200 Answer Plot® locations...
    Consider Fungicide Response When Selecting Seed
    Consider Fungicide Response When Selecting Seed
    Jul 09, 2018 | Answer Plot
    When considering seed choices for next season, include WinField United’s response-to-fungicide (RTF) scores in your decision-making process.   In 2017, WinField United tested 199 corn hybrids at 41 Answer Plot® locations and compared corn hybrids sprayed with