An Ounce of Prevention

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An Ounce of Prevention March 9, 2017 Precision Focus from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. As we get the mundane grind of winter behind us and change our clocks over to Daylight Savings Time, I hope you are catching the bug to get outside. I hope that you are moving equipment around and getting the […]

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They’re Planting in Texas

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They’re Planting in Texas (4 Big Things) Reachout March 6, 2017 from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. They’re planting in Texas, which means that it’s headed our way, and soon. We’re roughly just 70 days from planting, friends. So things are going to pick up fast. Already, the choices you’re making now and actions you’re […]

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Do I Really Need to Test My Seed Meters Every Year?

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Do I Really Need to Test My Seed Meters Every Year? Precision Focus March 2, 2017 from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. Every year at this time, our ACS equipment team spends countless hours and days testing seed meters. We are equipped to do so with two meter testing locations, and a mobile testing trailer. […]

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Much Needed Clarity

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Soybean Traits of 2017 Meetings Reachout February 27, 2017 from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. We haven’t seen this much excitement and confusion around new traits since the days when both the Huskers and Cowboys rode high atop college and the NFL. You don’t know how much it hurts writing that one simple line. With […]

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Changes I Can’t Afford NOT to Make!

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Changes I Can’t Afford NOT to Make! from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. I was reading an article on Twitter the other day about multi-hybrid planting that was written about my friends up at South Dakota Wheat Growers and the work that they were doing. While I would love to go on a tangent about […]

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One of Three

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One of Three. February 20, 2017 Reachout from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. I was away for a bit last week, but I still keep up with the goings-on at home through social media, and I see growers all over the country are taking advantage of this weather to get some field work done. One […]

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What does the new SmartFirmer mean for you?

SmartFirmer Precision Focus for February 16, 2017 from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. A couple of weeks ago, during their Winter Conference, Precision Planting announced some of their new products that will be coming out in the future. One of the new inventions I am most excited about is called SmartFirmer. The idea behind the […]

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Starter Fertilizer

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All About The Start – Starter Fertilizer February 13, 2017. from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. Starter. Fertilizer. The name implies the intent: to get your plants off to a good start. Its term of utility in a furrow is about 4-5 weeks—just enough time to allow for germination and nascent root growth. It’s there […]

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Irrigation Time?

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Irrigation Time- 2-9-17 from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. Through the years I have witnessed one thing over and over again. And when I see it happen so often, I know it is not a coincidence, I know it’s a pattern, a pattern that has manifested itself as an absolute truth. That the best-laid plans […]

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A Little Bit of Greek

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A Little Bit of Greek from Central Valley Ag on Vimeo. A few weeks ago, I found myself having a discussion about chelated micronutrients. And I’ve been thinking does everyone know what chelation is? It is a chemistry term after all, so it’s not something that I expect everyone to know and understand. So – […]

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