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    Check-R-Board Days July 15-20th
    Check-R-Board Days July 15-20th
    Jul 12, 2019 | Country Visions
    Check-R-Board Days is a week-long customer appreciation event featuring savings on feed products, giveaways, and educational opportunities. It is also a fun time to celebrate the 125 years of Feeding Greatness that the Checkerboard represents.
    Propane Tank Colors - Can I Paint My Tank?
    Propane Tank Colors - Can I Paint My Tank?
    Jul 05, 2019 | Country Visions
    The answer to this question is yes. Can you paint it any color you want? No. NFPA 58 states that propane containers must be painted a heat reflective color. Most state regulatory agencies have their own rule addressing this particular issue but the...
    Corns Not Planted - Think You Need To Switch Your Hybrid? Read This Before You Do That!
    Corns Not Planted - Think You Need To Switch Your Hybrid? Read This Before You Do That!
    May 23, 2019 | Country Visions
    So we are approaching Memorial Day weekend and you haven't been able to plant your corn yet. Many thoughts are probably running through your head like - Will it ever stop raining? Should I be considering switching hybrids to a shorter day maturity?
    Country Visions Cooperative and CP Feeds Partner to Offer 20 - $1000 Scholarships
    Country Visions Cooperative and CP Feeds Partner to Offer 20 - $1000 Scholarships
    Mar 15, 2019 | Country Visions
    Country Visions Cooperative and CP Feeds, LLC have established a scholarship program to recognize and reward area students.  A total of 20 graduating high school seniors, whose parents are active members of these agriculture-based companies, will each receive a $1,000...
    The 3 C’s of a Successful Calving Season:
    The 3 C’s of a Successful Calving Season:
    Mar 05, 2019 | Country Visions
    In utero, the calf relies solely on the cow for nutrition, immunity, and overall protection.  As producers, you need to ensure that the cow is getting all of the proper vitamins, minerals, and all nutrition so that the calf is not compromised when it hits the ground.
    Update Your Digital Farm for Spring
    Update Your Digital Farm for Spring
    Mar 04, 2019 | Country Visions
    Without a doubt, every year, cabs of farm equipment are filling up with more technology to display layers of information and fine-tune machinery operations. The picture above is becoming a more common view as agriculture continues to evolve as seemingly light speed.
    Now Offering: Average Price Contracting
    Now Offering: Average Price Contracting
    Feb 21, 2019 | Country Visions
    Winter/Spring/Winter - How to keep your Animals Healthy this Season
    Winter/Spring/Winter - How to keep your Animals Healthy this Season
    Feb 20, 2019 | Country Visions
    With Mother Nature on the see-saw of should it be winter or spring, here are a few tips for keeping your animals’ healthy.
    5 Ways to Melt the Ice
    5 Ways to Melt the Ice
    Feb 11, 2019 | Country Visions
    Has the ice a problem for you and your animals? Here are some tips to keep your livestock safe and sound footed.
    Grain Meeting
    Grain Meeting
    Feb 01, 2019 | Country Visions
    Grain Marketing Overview with Keynote Speaker Dewey Hull of Advance Trading

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    Leverage Tech at Harvest: Episode 102
    Leverage Tech at Harvest: Episode 102
    Sep 13, 2019 | Answer Tech
    Why Measure a Crop’s Response to Soil?
    Why Measure a Crop’s Response to Soil?
    Sep 05, 2019 | Answer Plot
    Soil is one of the most valuable resources on your farm and one that has a great impact on how productive your fields will be. Just as we study a hybrid’s response to management practices, including nitrogen, fungicide and population, it’s beneficial to understand...
    Crop Model Field Report: August
    Crop Model Field Report: August
    Sep 04, 2019 | Answer Tech
    This summer, WinField United is testing and aggregating the in-season recommendations of the R7® Field Forecasting Tool across the country on what we’re calling Sentinel Plots. We’ve been talking with the agronomists who are managing several of these plots and...
    The Yield Equation: Where Do Seed Treatments Fit?
    The Yield Equation: Where Do Seed Treatments Fit?
    Sep 04, 2019 | Answer Plot
    This year’s challenging planting season showed the value that seed treatments have in protecting yield potential. As corn began to tassel this summer, you could really start to see how differences in plant emergence and early-season vigor affected the development of the...
    Amp Up Your Tech to Predict Corn Drydown
    Amp Up Your Tech to Predict Corn Drydown
    Sep 03, 2019 | Answer Tech
    The need to monitor drydown trends in your cornfields comes at one of the busiest times of the season. Prioritizing sample collection and stand assessment in every field is difficult when there are so many other things to do. Let tech give you a global perspective and make...