Adding a year of small grains changes the entire rotation, offering opportunities to reduce input costs in the corn and soybean years of the rotation. Our shared learning call on January 4 covered seed selection of corn and soybeans for an extended rotation. Jake Hansen, Sales Agronomist with Albert Lea Seed, talked through some options with shorter season, insect resistant traits and herbicide tolerant traits in seed purchasing that are possible with an extended rotation that includes cover crops.
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