Iowa Soybean Association Field Services Manager Drew Clemmensen stands with ISA farmer member Rod Pierce. Photo credit: Joseph Hopper/Iowa Soybean Association
Learning More Together: RCFI Replicated Strip Trials
July 13, 2021 | Joseph Hopper
ISA Field Services Program Manager Drew Clemmensen offers a unique look at replicated strip trials by traveling to fields across the state in a four-part video series. Starting with the basics, the series follows the 2021 season from start to finish, meeting a few farmer friends along the way to share their insight and how participation has benefited them and their operations. To participate or learn more about the Research Center for Farmer Innovation's replicated strip trials, contact Drew here.
Part 1: An introduction to replicated strip trials (feat. ISA DAC Member Steve McGrew, of Emerson)
Iowa Soybean Association Field Services Program Manager Drew Clemmensen meets with ISA DAC Member Steve McGrew, of Emerson, in southwest Iowa to explain what the Research Center for Farming Innovation's replicated strip trials are, ISA's role in conducting replicated strip trials and more. Clemmensen and McGrew also talk about McGrew's farm and how he has participated in the trials and what more he'd like to learn by continuing to participate.
Part 2: A look at replicated strip trials in the early season (feat. ISA farmer member Rod Pierce, of Woodward)
Iowa Soybean Association Field Services Program Manager Drew Clemmensen travels to Woodward to meet ISA farmer member Rod Pierce for part two of the replicated strip trials video series. Clemmensen discusses what the trials look like in the early season as well as how data is collected and why. Pierce explains why he participates in the trials and the potential benefits to farmers' bottom lines.
Part 3: Coming in August/September
Part 4: Coming in October