Farmer holds treated seeds above planter

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Could lower seeding rates produce higher yields?

February 22, 2024

With planting season right around the corner, determining seeding rate is top of mind for many farmers. Brian Fager, a Cass County farmer, joins ISA Research Agronomist, Drew Clemmensen, to discuss the agronomic and financial benefits when determining your ideal seeding rate. Learn how planting less seed can decrease competition within the field and increase yield, all while lowering input costs. 

The Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network presents Pods of Potential with host Andy Petersen. Powered by the Iowa Soybean Association and the soybean checkoff, Pods of Potential delivers data-driven research and results to help Iowa’s soybean farmers maximize productivity, profitability, and sustainability.