“A goal without a plan is only a dream.” This quote resonates with preparing and carrying out a detailed cropping plan each year to reach higher and more challenging goals that you set for the operation. Without a plan in place of not only what is going to be done, but also HOW and by what standards things should be done, it will be nearly impossible to push your operation to new heights each year.
The following steps for planter preparation are just one piece of achieving your harvest goals, but as in any race, how you start is reflective of how you will finish.
Have you and your money-making team all but finalized all the details of your cropping plan, including yield enhancement tactics and establishing the highest of standards to accomplish all those tactics?
Practices that are part of our proprietary Maximum Profit System™ (MPS) can and likely will lead to higher yields and increased profitability. Hear how Mike Davis and Russell Hedrick are blazing new trails with their MPS practices, and how they’ve been successful.
There are only a couple of weeks until corn planting begins. Corn and soybean prices are still very strong/favorable. Natural gas prices have fallen, and thus some/most nitrogen prices have eased up. Dry fertilizer prices have also come down. Dry or droughty concerns have lessened in the western cornbelt as a whole, but there is still a ways to go to be able to replenish soil profiles. Are you ready for the 2023 growing season?